Mia Couto

1955 - Today

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António Emílio Leite Couto, better known as Mia Couto (born 5 July 1955), is a Mozambican writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mia Couto has received more than 159,915 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Mia Couto is the 4,181st most popular writer (down from 3,873rd in 2019), the 18th most popular biography from Mozambique (down from 15th in 2019) and the most popular Mozambican Writer.

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  • 160k

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  • 59.39

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.93

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Mia Couto ranks 4,181 out of 5,794Before him are A. E. Housman, Isabel-Clara Simó, Dicuil, Deon Meyer, Ivan Olbracht, and Svatopluk Čech. After him are Art Buchwald, Juan Meléndez Valdés, Klaus Groth, Johann David Wyss, Konstantin Aksakov, and Zainab Biisheva.

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Among people born in 1955, Mia Couto ranks 219Before him are Mick Jones, Teo Fabi, Wang Huning, Christopher McDonald, Maxime Bossis, and Branscombe Richmond. After him are Hervé Guibert, Timothy Garton Ash, Rolf Løvland, Walter Veltroni, Thierry Breton, and Fernando Trueba.

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In Mozambique

Among people born in Mozambique, Mia Couto ranks 18 out of 31Before him are Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho (1936), Carlos Agostinho do Rosário (1954), Ruy Guerra (1931), Alexandre José Maria dos Santos (1924), Júlio Duarte Langa (1927), and Paulo Fonseca (1973). After him are Abel Xavier (1972), Mariza (1973), José Craveirinha (1922), Luísa Diogo (1958), Vicente Lucas (1935), and António Calvário (1938).

Among WRITERS In Mozambique

Among writers born in Mozambique, Mia Couto ranks 1After him are José Craveirinha (1922).