PoPETs Acceptance Rates

Detailed information beginning with 2016 is directly below. For more information, see the full description of the review process and review decisions.

Acceptance rates for earlier PETS and PoPETs, as well as PETS attendance numbers are below.

Volume 2018

Issue 3

Overall acceptance rate: 16%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 75%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 13%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 13%

Issue 2

Overall acceptance rate: 18%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 60%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 12%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 7%

Issue 1

Overall acceptance rate: 17%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 50%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 11%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 10%

Volume 2017

Acceptance rate for 2017: 22.5%

Total submissions: 231 (of which 30 were resubmissions with major revisions and 21 were resubmisions of rejected papers).
Total accepted papers: 52 (of which 23 were resubmissions with major revisions and 5 were resubmissions of rejected papers).

Issue 4

Overall acceptance rate: 22%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 89%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 14%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 12%

Issue 3

Overall acceptance rate: 19%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 83%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 11%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 17%

Issue 2

Overall acceptance rate: 20%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions with major revisions: 80%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previsouly rejected submissions: 13%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 14%

Issue 1

Overall acceptance rate: 38%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 60%
Acceptance rate for new submissions: 26%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 14%

Volume 2016

Acceptance rate for 2016: 23.8%

Total submissions: 206 (of which 39 were resubmissions with major revisions).
Total accepted papers: 51 (of which 27 were resubmissions with major revisions).

Issue 4

Overall acceptance rate: 32%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 82%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 19%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 12%

Issue 3

Overall acceptance rate: 19%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 62%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 13%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 28%

Issue 2

Overall acceptance rate: 18%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 63%
Acceptance rate for new submissions and previously rejected submissions: 7%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 31%

Issue 1

Overall acceptance rate: 16%
Acceptance rate for resubmissions of major revisions: 33%
Acceptance rate for new submissions: 12%
Resubmit with Major Revisions rate: 31%

Acceptance Rates for Earlier Years

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

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