PoPETs Acceptance Rates

Per-issue information back to 2016 is directly below. Note that MR = Major Revision, R&R = Reject and Resubmit, and A/R = Acceptance Rate = (Accept+Shepherd)/(Submitted). For more information, see the full description of the review process and review decisions.

Overall acceptance rates for PETS and PoPETs, PETS attendance numbers, and detailed acceptance numbers for recent issues are below.

Volume 2021

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2021.1
72
5
7
15
31
14
0
17%
2021.2
91
8
12
16
38
16
1
21%
2021.3
124
11
10
23
60
18
2
17%
2021.4
149
10
19
32
58
28
2
19%
Total
436
34
48
86
187
76
5
19%

Volume 2020

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2020.1
70
7
5
16
25
13
4
17%
2020.2
97
7
19
15
27
23
6
27%
2020.3
83
7
9
10
36
17
4
19%
2020.4
89
9
15
16
23
25
1
27%
Total
339
30
48
57
111
78
15
23%

Volume 2019

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2019.1
58
4
10
11
20
7
6
24%
2019.2
71
7
8
10
22
20
4
21%
2019.3
80
5
17
9
24
17
8
28%
2019.4
91
6
10
21
28
21
5
18%
Total
300
22
45
51
94
65
23
22%

Volume 2018

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2018.1
44
3
4
4
19
10
4
16%
2018.2
39
1
6
3
15
14
0
18%
2018.3
68
2
8
8
23
20
7
15%
2018.4
78
4
8
14
28
23
1
15%
Total
229
10
26
29
85
67
12
16%

Volume 2017

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2017.1
28
3
8
4
0
13
0
39%
2017.2
51
4
6
7
0
34
0
20%
2017.3
59
3
8
10
0
38
0
19%
2017.4
91
2
18
11
0
60
0
22%
Total
229
12
40
32
0
145
0
23%

Volume 2016

Issue Submitted Accept Shepherd MR R&R Reject Withdrawn A/R
2016.1
19
1
2
6
0
10
0
16%
2016.2
55
2
8
17
0
28
0
18%
2016.3
62
3
9
17
0
32
1
19%
2016.4
80
7
19
10
0
44
0
33%
Total
216
13
38
50
0
114
1
24%

Overall Acceptance Rates

2021: 436 submissions; 82 accepted; 18.8% acceptance rate
2020: 339 submissions; 78 accepted; 23.0% acceptance rate
2019: 300 submissions; 67 accepted; 22.3% acceptance rate
2018: 229 submissions; 36 accepted; 15.7% acceptance rate
2017: 229 submissions; 52 accepted; 22.7% acceptance rate
2016: 216 submissions; 51 accepted; 23.6% acceptance rate
2015: 113 submissions; 23 accepted; 20.3% acceptance rate
2014: 86 submissions; 16 accepted; 18.6% acceptance rate
2013: 69 submissions; 13 accepted; 18.8% acceptance rate
2012: 72 submissions; 16 accepted; 22.2% acceptance rate
2011: 61 submissions; 15 accepted; 24.5% acceptance rate
2010: 57 submissions; 16 accepted; 28% acceptance rate
2009: 44 submissions; 14 accepted; 31.8% acceptance rate
2008: 48 submissions; 13 accepted; 27% acceptance rate
2007: 84 submissions; 16 accepted; 19% acceptance rate
2006: 91 submissions; 24 accepted; 26.3% acceptance rate
2005: 74 submissions; 17 accepted; 23% acceptance rate
2004: 68 submissions; 21 accepted; 31% acceptance rate
2003: 52 submissions; 14 accepted; 26% acceptance rate
2002: 47 submissions; 17 accepted; 35% acceptance rate
2000: unknown submissions; 11 accepted; unknown acceptance rate

Symposium Attendance

2020: 271
2019: 247
2018: 188
2017: 148
2016: 240
2015: 140
2014: 158
2013: 131
2012: 120
2011: 126
2010: 110
2009: 87
2008: 107
2007: 114 (workshop)
2006: 86 (workshop)
2000–2005: information not available

Detailed Statistics for Recent Years

Volume 2021

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2021.154031424130115410107000700
2021.273251437150136700005002111
2021.3942619521321382201017122840
2021.411216255425121810200116135430
Total333520721676635827235021452592081

Volume 2020

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2020.1530413258397000118013040
2020.2680913231852071002019002250
2020.360027351331366100010112141
2020.4641815221711485001011021170
Total2451234810556125628211222381484201

Volume 2019

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2019.1371381942133500148023120
2019.2581682218395210014101020
2019.36118823138123900007101140
2019.472161728155105400109004050
Total228423419250184416201025282292130

Volume 2018

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2018.131030179273030016011211
2018.2260031310051202008040040
2018.3561462217640310008111131
2018.4652682721142200009006120
Total178313177957920674201311684102

Volume 2017

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2017.118054090103300400000000
2017.2442471714052201002000110
2017.34905102410063201004010210
2017.468171038120917010015041550
Total179321317945030914034021051870

Volume 2016

New SubmissionsMajor Revision (MR) ResubmissionsReject & Resubmit (R&R) Resubmissions
AllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRWAllAccSMRR&RRW
2016.11611608030100200000000
2016.23902160200112500405011040
2016.3522516029081410201000010
2016.461110100400176800302010010
Total16841848097039918101108021060