Jordan Peterson

1962 - Today

Jordan Peterson

Jordan Bernt Peterson (born 12 June 1962) is a Canadian clinical psychologist and a professor of psychology at the University of Toronto. He began to receive widespread attention in the late 2010s for his views on cultural and political issues. Born and raised in Alberta, Peterson obtained bachelor's degrees in political science and psychology from the University of Alberta and a PhD in clinical psychology from McGill University. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jordan Peterson has received more than 11,976,670 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 145th most popular psychologist.

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  • 12M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 50.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 47

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.09

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.55

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among psychologists, Jordan Peterson ranks 145 out of 169Before him are J. P. Guilford, Louis Leon Thurstone, Carol Gilligan, Stanley Schachter, Helene Deutsch, and Victor Skumin. After him are Bluma Zeigarnik, Frans de Waal, Walter Mischel, Michael Gazzaniga, Dimitri Uznadze, and Raymond Moody.

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Among people born in 1962, Jordan Peterson ranks 88Before him are Princess Astrid of Belgium, Archduchess of Austria-Este, Quim Torra, Gina Gershon, Melissa Sue Anderson, Shinya Yamanaka, and Peng Liyuan. After him are Thomas Gibson, Sheryl Crow, David Bryan, John Hannah, Paula Abdul, and Patrick Ewing.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Jordan Peterson ranks 161 out of 840Before him are Maud Menten (1879), Louis Jolliet (1645), Cobie Smulders (1982), Marc Singer (1948), René Lévesque (1922), and Sid Meier (1954). After him are Stana Katic (1978), Alanis Morissette (1974), Tommy Chong (1938), August Schellenberg (1936), Bret Hart (1957), and Florence Lawrence (1886).


Among psychologists born in Canada, Jordan Peterson ranks 5Before him are Albert Bandura (1925), Eric Berne (1910), Donald O. Hebb (1904), and Steven Pinker (1954).

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