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Top 20 By Languages expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Language Number of works
1 English 1546
2 Japanese 1061
3 Chinese 918
4 German 571
5 French 564
6 Russian 333
7 Spanish 222
8 Vietnamese 134
9 Czech 108
10 Italian 84
11 Portuguese 74
12 Polish 55
13 Mongolian 41
14 Turkish 35
15 Swedish 32
16 Arabic 31
17 Bulgarian 29
18 Thai 24
19 Romanian 23
20 Hungarian 17

Top 20 By Regions expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Region Number of works
1 Japan 596
2 France 487
3 China 464
4 U.S.A. 363
5 Germany 321
6 Republic of Korea 241
7 Russia 189
8 Spain 119
9 Taiwan 107
10 Vietnam 101
11 Italy 58
12 United Kingdom 53
13 Mexico 48
14 Czech Republic 48
15 Brazil 44
16 U.S.A 36
17 Poland 31
18 Turkey 24
19 Argentina 24
20 Singapore 24

Top 20 By Classification expand_moreexpand_less

Rank Name KDC Number of works
1 Korean Literature 810 4314
2 Contemporary Fiction 813 2255
3 Contemporary Poetry 811 801
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 211
12 2019 207
13 2003 201
14 2002 197
15 2016 193
16 2013 190
17 2008 181
18 2018 171
19 2020 160
20 2001 143