Somaly Mam

1970 - Today

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Somaly Mam (Khmer: ម៉ម សុម៉ាលី /mɑːm sɔmaliː/ also spelt ម៉ម សូម៉ាលី) (born 1970 or 1971) is a Cambodian anti-trafficking advocate who focuses primarily on sex trafficking. From 1996 to 2014, Mam was involved in campaigns against sex trafficking. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Somaly Mam has received more than 168,401 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Somaly Mam is the 5,617th most popular writer (down from 4,824th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Cambodia (down from 26th in 2019) and the most popular Cambodian Writer.

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  • 170k

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  • 48.38

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Somaly Mam ranks 5,617 out of 5,794Before her are Chris Hedges, Stefan Molyneux, Lucille Clifton, Larry Christiansen, James Frey, and Mark Z. Danielewski. After her are Guzel Yakhina, Sipan Shiraz, Polina Zherebtsova, Saša Stanišić, Anthony Doerr, and Samanta Schweblin.

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Among people born in 1970, Somaly Mam ranks 596Before her are Nathalie Arthaud, Perrey Reeves, Q-Tip, Yayuk Basuki, Ma Mingyu, and Alexei Zhamnov. After her are Hiroshi Saito, Takako Tezuka, Marinko Galič, Brigita Bukovec, Andrey Tikhonov, and Antoni Lima.

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In Cambodia

Among people born in Cambodia, Somaly Mam ranks 31 out of 32Before her are Khuang Aphaiwong (1902), Penn Nouth (1906), Dith Pran (1942), Pen Sovan (1936), François Chau (1959), and Rithy Panh (1964). After her are Chan Vathanaka (1994).

Among WRITERS In Cambodia

Among writers born in Cambodia, Somaly Mam ranks 1

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