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Table 7 Outcome of the first editorial decision (OTR rate) as a function of corresponding author’s gender, regardless of peer review model

From: Uptake and outcome of manuscripts in Nature journals by review model and author characteristics

Outcome Female corresponding authors Male corresponding authors NA value for gender of corresponding authors
Rejected outright 13,493 (77.6%) 65,046 (77.6%) 22,688 (83.3%)
Out to review 3886 (22.4%) 18,784 (22.4%) 4557 (16.7%)