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Geography Compass

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

3.71

h-Index

2022-2023

 79

Rank

2022-2023

 1804

SJR

2022-2023

 1.650

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 Geography Compass
Abbreviation Geogr. Compass
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Atmospheric Science (Q1); Computers in Earth Sciences (Q1); Earth-Surface Processes (Q1); Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q1); Water Science and Technology (Q1)
h-index 79
Overall Rank/Ranking 1804
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.650
Impact Score 3.71
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 17498198
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 2008-2022




About Geography Compass


Geography Compass is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Atmospheric Science (Q1); Computers in Earth Sciences (Q1); Earth-Surface Processes (Q1); Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q1); Water Science and Technology (Q1). It is published by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. The overall rank of Geography Compass is 1804. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.650. 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 79. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Geography Compass journal is 17498198. 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. Geography Compass is cited by a total of 712 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Geography Compass Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Geography Compass is 3.71, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Geography Compass IF is decreased by a factor of 0.29 and approximate percentage change is -7.25% 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

Geography Compass Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Geography Compass is 3.71. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Geography Compass. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.71
2021 4.00
2020 4.28
2019 3.24
2018 2.41
2017 2.86
2016 2.34
2015 2.06
2014 1.75

Geography Compass h-index


  Table Setting

Geography Compass has an h-index of 79. It means 79 articles of this journal have more than 79 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.




Geography Compass ISSN


The ISSN of Geography Compass is 17498198. 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

Geography Compass Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Geography Compass is 1804. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.650. 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 Geography Compass by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.650
2021 1.676
2020 1.587
2019 1.502
2018 1.576
2017 1.363
2016 1.306
2015 1.252
2014 0.825

Ranking of Geography Compass by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1804
2021 1736
2020 2046
2019 2217
2018 2060
2017 2705
2016 2941
2015 3198
2014 5511

Geography Compass Publisher


Table Setting

Geography Compass is published by Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2008-2022. 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 Geography Compass is Geogr. Compass. This abbreviation ('Geogr. Compass') 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 Geography Compass


If your research field is/are related to Atmospheric Science (Q1); Computers in Earth Sciences (Q1); Earth-Surface Processes (Q1); Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q1); Water Science and Technology (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 Geography Compass?

Geography Compass latest impact IF is 3.71. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 4.28 (2020) and 1.75 (2014), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 2.96 in the previous 9 years.


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

The Geography Compass has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 1.650, 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 1.676 in 2021 and the lowest being 0.825 in 2014. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Geography Compass over the previous 9-year period stands at 2.96.


What's the latest h-index of the Geography Compass?

The latest h-index of the Geography Compass is 79.


Who's the publisher of the Geography Compass?

The Geography Compass is published by the Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, with its country of publication being the United Kingdom.


What's the current ranking of the Geography Compass?

The Geography Compass is currently ranked 1804 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 1736 in 2021 and its lowest position of 5511 in 2014.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Geography Compass?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Geography Compass is Geogr. Compass.


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

Geography Compass is classified as a journal that the Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Geography Compass?

The Geography Compass encompasses the following areas:

  • Atmospheric Science
  • Computers in Earth Sciences
  • Earth-Surface Processes
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Water Science and Technology

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


What's the ISSN of the Geography Compass?

The Geography Compass is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 17498198.


What's the best quartile of the Geography Compass?

The best quartile for the Geography Compass is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Geography Compass?

The Geography Compass coverage history can be summarized as follows: 2008-2022.


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 Geography Compass

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 3.71
2021 4.00
2020 4.28
2019 3.24
2018 2.41
2017 2.86
2016 2.34
2015 2.06
2014 1.75



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