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Journal of Sociology

Impact, Factor and Metrics, Impact Score, Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and More

Last Updated on October 31, 2023

Impact Score

2022-2023

3.21

h-Index

2022-2023

 58

Rank

2022-2023

 6009

SJR

2022-2023

 0.797

Note: The impact score or impact index shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Important Metrics and Factor

Title Journal of Sociology
Abbreviation J. Sociol.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Sociology and Political Science (Q1)
h-index 58
Overall Rank/Ranking 6009
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.797
Impact Score 3.21
Publisher SAGE Publications Ltd
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 17412978, 14407833
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1965-2022




About Journal of Sociology


Journal of Sociology is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Sociology and Political Science (Q1). It is published by SAGE Publications Ltd. The overall rank of Journal of Sociology is 6009. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.797. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come. SJR acts as an alternative to the Journal Impact Factor (or an average number of citations received in last 2 years). This journal has an h-index of 58. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Journal of Sociology journal is 17412978, 14407833. An International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic. Journal of Sociology is cited by a total of 584 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Journal of Sociology Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Journal of Sociology is 3.21, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Journal of Sociology IF is decreased by a factor of 0.19 and approximate percentage change is -5.59% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a falling trend. The impact IF, also denoted as Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

Table Setting

Journal of Sociology Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Journal of Sociology is 3.21. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Journal of Sociology. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.21
2021 3.40
2020 1.84
2019 1.57
2018 1.13
2017 1.68
2016 1.56
2015 1.71
2014 1.15

Journal of Sociology h-index


  Table Setting

Journal of Sociology has an h-index of 58. It means 58 articles of this journal have more than 58 number of citations. The h-index is a way of measuring the productivity and citation impact of the publications. The h-index is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given journal/author has published h papers that have each been cited at least h number of times.




Journal of Sociology ISSN


The ISSN of Journal of Sociology is 17412978, 14407833. ISSN stands for International Standard Serial Number.

An ISSN is a unique code of 8 digits. It is used for the recognition of journals, newspapers, periodicals, and magazines in all kind of forms, be it print-media or electronic.

Table Setting

Journal of Sociology Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Journal of Sociology is 6009. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.797. SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

SJR of Journal of Sociology by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.797
2021 0.870
2020 0.688
2019 0.641
2018 0.450
2017 0.597
2016 0.574
2015 0.381
2014 0.453

Ranking of Journal of Sociology by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 6009
2021 5055
2020 7255
2019 7693
2018 10384
2017 7898
2016 8204
2015 11308
2014 9715

Journal of Sociology Publisher


Table Setting

Journal of Sociology is published by SAGE Publications Ltd. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1965-2022. The organization or individual who handles the printing and distribution of printed or digital publications is known as Publisher.


Call For Papers


Visit the official website of the journal/conference to check the further details about the call for papers.


Abbreviation


The IS0 4 standard abbreviation of Journal of Sociology is J. Sociol.. This abbreviation ('J. Sociol.') is well recommended and approved for the purpose of indexing, abstraction, referencing and citing goals. It meets all the essential criteria of ISO 4 standard.

ISO 4 (International Organization for Standardization 4) is an international standard that defines a uniform and consistent system for abbreviating serial publication titles and journals.


How to publish in Journal of Sociology


If your research field is/are related to Sociology and Political Science (Q1), then please visit the official website of this journal.


Acceptance Rate


The acceptance rate/percentage of any academic journal/conference depends upon many parameters. Some of the critical parameters are listed below.

  • The demand or interest of researchers/scientists in publishing in a specific Journal/Conference.
  • Peer review complexity and timeline.
  • The mix of unsolicited and invited submissions.
  • The time it takes from manuscript submission to final publication.
  • And Many More.

It is essential to understand that the acceptance rate/rejection rate of papers varies among journals. Some Journals considers all the manuscripts submissions as a basis of acceptance rate computation. On the other hand, few consider the only manuscripts sent for peer review or few even not bother about the accurate maintenance of total submissions. Hence, it can provide a rough estimation only.

The best way to find out the acceptance rate is to reach out to the associated editor or to check the official website of the Journal/Conference.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the Journal of Sociology?

Journal of Sociology latest impact IF is 3.21. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 3.40 (2021) and 1.13 (2018), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 1.92 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 0.797, according to the latest data. It is computed in the year 2023. In the past 9 years, this journal has recorded a range of SJR, with the highest being 0.870 in 2021 and the lowest being 0.381 in 2015. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Journal of Sociology over the previous 9-year period stands at 1.92.


What's the latest h-index of the Journal of Sociology?

The latest h-index of the Journal of Sociology is 58.


Who's the publisher of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology is published by the SAGE Publications Ltd, with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology is currently ranked 6009 out of 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series in the latest ranking. Over the course of the last 9 years, this journal has experienced varying rankings, reaching its highest position of 5055 in 2021 and its lowest position of 11308 in 2015.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Journal of Sociology?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Journal of Sociology is J. Sociol..


Is the "Journal of Sociology" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Journal of Sociology is classified as a journal that the SAGE Publications Ltd publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology encompasses the following areas:

  • Sociology and Political Science

For a more comprehensive understanding of its scope, check the official website of this journal.


What's the ISSN of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 17412978, 14407833.


What's the best quartile of the Journal of Sociology?

The best quartile for the Journal of Sociology is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Journal of Sociology?

The Journal of Sociology coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1965-2022.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/



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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Journal of Sociology

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.21
2021 3.40
2020 1.84
2019 1.57
2018 1.13
2017 1.68
2016 1.56
2015 1.71
2014 1.15



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