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Africa- Impact Score, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

0.94

h-Index

 45

Rank

 9986

SJR

 0.501

Note: The impact score 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

Title Africa
Abbreviation Africa
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Anthropology (Q1); Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous) (Q2); Geography, Planning and Development (Q2)
h-index 45
Overall Rank/Ranking 9986
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.501
Impact Score 0.94
Publisher Cambridge University Press
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 00019720, 17500184




About Africa


Africa is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Anthropology (Q1); Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous) (Q2); Geography, Planning and Development (Q2). It is published by Cambridge University Press. The overall rank of Africa is 9986. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.501. 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 45. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Africa journal is 00019720, 17500184. 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. Africa is cited by a total of 128 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


Africa Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of Africa is 0.94, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Africa IS is increased by a factor of 0.33 and approximate percentage change is 54.1% when compared to preceding year 2020, which shows a rising trend. The impact score (IS), 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

Africa Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of Africa is 0.94. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Africa. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.94
2020 0.61
2019 0.71
2018 0.73
2017 0.53
2016 0.54
2015 1.48
2014 1.33

Africa h-index


  Table Setting

Africa has an h-index of 45. It means 45 articles of this journal have more than 45 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.




Africa ISSN


The ISSN of Africa is 00019720, 17500184. 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

Africa Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Africa is 9986. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.501. 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.


Africa Publisher


Table Setting

Africa is published by Cambridge University Press. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1928-1940, 1943-2021. 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 Africa is Africa. This abbreviation ('Africa') 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 Africa


If your research field is/are related to Anthropology (Q1); Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous) (Q2); Geography, Planning and Development (Q2), 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.


Credits and Sources


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



Impact Score, h-Index, and Other Important Details of These Journals, Conferences, and Books


Journal/Conference/Workshop/Book Title Type Ranking Publisher h-index Impact Score
History of Philosophy Quarterly journal 18445 University of Illinois Press 8 0.28
Mental Health and Prevention journal 7935 Elsevier BV 13 2.69
International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging journal 6928 Springer Netherlands 59 2.23
Therapeutic Advances in Musculoskeletal Disease journal 5544 SAGE Publications Inc. 39 3.03
Health Psychology Report journal 15067 Termedia Publishing House Ltd. 7 1.48
Advances in Econometrics book series 18345 Emerald Group Publishing Ltd. 26 0.58
Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation journal 2216 Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd 27 7.35
Chinese Journal of Biologicals journal 24605 Changchun Institute of Biological Products 6 0.05
Metropolitan Museum Journal journal 24741 University of Chicago Press 5 0.00
Progres en Urologie journal 16120 Elsevier Masson s.r.l. 34 0.88

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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Africa

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 0.94
2020 0.61
2019 0.71
2018 0.73
2017 0.53
2016 0.54
2015 1.48
2014 1.33



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