And not it is time for another episode of Confessions of a Clarkesworld Magazine Slush Statistics Junky!
Submissions Processed: 420 (new record)
Average Response Time: 1.41 days (worse at the start of the month, better at the end)
266 Men (63.33%), 0 acceptances
154 Women (36.67%), 1 acceptances (percentage continues to increase, yay!)
First Time Submissions*:
153 Men (57.52% of all submissions from men)
99 Women (64.29% of all submissions from women)
Countries with Three or More Submissions:
US 77.86% (slight increase, was hoping to move in the other direction)
* The tracking system has only been in place since September 2008, so "first time" may actually be first time since then.