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Top 20 By Languages expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Language Number of works
1 English 1536
2 Japanese 1046
3 Chinese 908
4 German 563
5 French 559
6 Russian 328
7 Spanish 220
8 Vietnamese 129
9 Czech 106
10 Italian 82
11 Portuguese 74
12 Polish 54
13 Mongolian 41
14 Turkish 33
15 Swedish 30
16 Bulgarian 28
17 Arabic 25
18 Thai 24
19 Romanian 21
20 Hungarian 17

Top 20 By Regions expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Region Number of works
1 Japan 582
2 France 482
3 China 460
4 U.S.A. 359
5 Germany 314
6 Republic of Korea 241
7 Russia 184
8 Spain 117
9 Taiwan 100
10 Vietnam 97
11 Italy 57
12 United Kingdom 53
13 Mexico 48
14 Czech Republic 46
15 Brazil 44
16 U.S.A 34
17 Poland 30
18 Argentina 24
19 Mongolia 24
20 Singapore 23

Top 20 By Classification expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Name KDC Number of works
1 Korean Literature 810 4315
2 Contemporary Fiction 813 2255
3 Contemporary Poetry 811 802
4 Classics 815 548
5 Children and Adolescents 819 337
6 Periodicals 805 144
7 Contemporary Essays 814 94
8 Journal 818 74
9 Contemporary Drama 812 67
10 Anthology of Contemporary Fiction 813.82 67
11 English and American literatures 840 62
12 History & Criticism 810.9 41
13 Classics of Children and Adolescents 819.5 34
14 Anthology of Contemporary Poetry 811.82 31
15 Contemporary Journals, Letters, and Travelogues 816 27
16 Spanish and Portuguese literature 870 21
17 Other literatures 890 21
18 Japanese literature 830 19
19 Mixed Genres 817 18
20 History & Criticism 809 17

Top 20 By Year expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Year Number of works
1 2005 402
2 2011 278
3 2015 266
4 2004 251
5 2012 248
6 2014 241
7 2009 226
8 2007 224
9 2010 221
10 2006 218
11 2017 208
12 2019 202
13 2003 201
14 2002 197
15 2016 192
16 2013 190
17 2008 181
18 2018 162
19 2001 143
20 2000 133