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American Journal of Public Health

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

4.15

h-Index

2022-2023

 293

Rank

2022-2023

 786

SJR

2022-2023

 2.645

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 American Journal of Public Health
Abbreviation Am. J. Public Health
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health (Q1)
h-index 293
Overall Rank/Ranking 786
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.645
Impact Score 4.15
Publisher American Public Health Association Inc.
Country United States
ISSN 00900036, 15410048
Best Quartile Q1
Coverage History 1949-1963, 1971-2022




Aim and Scope


The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) is dedicated to publication of original work in research, research methods, and program evaluation in the field of public health. The Journal also regularly publishes editorials and commentaries and serves as a forum for health policy analysis. The mission of the Journal is to advance public health research, policy, practice, and education. Each month, national and international public health professionals turn to AJPH for the most current, authoritative, in-depth information in the field.


About American Journal of Public Health


American Journal of Public Health is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health (Q1). It is published by American Public Health Association Inc.. The overall rank of American Journal of Public Health is 786. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.645. 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 293. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of American Journal of Public Health journal is 00900036, 15410048. 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. American Journal of Public Health is cited by a total of 6936 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


American Journal of Public Health Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of American Journal of Public Health is 4.15, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. American Journal of Public Health IF is increased by a factor of 0.47 and approximate percentage change is 12.77% when compared to preceding year 2021, which shows a rising 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

American Journal of Public Health Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of American Journal of Public Health is 4.15. If the same upward trend persists, Impact IF may rise in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of American Journal of Public Health. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 4.15
2021 3.68
2020 2.95
2019 2.61
2018 2.77
2017 3.16
2016 3.24
2015 3.66
2014 3.43

American Journal of Public Health h-index


  Table Setting

American Journal of Public Health has an h-index of 293. It means 293 articles of this journal have more than 293 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.




American Journal of Public Health ISSN


The ISSN of American Journal of Public Health is 00900036, 15410048. 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

American Journal of Public Health Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of American Journal of Public Health is 786. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 2.645. 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 American Journal of Public Health by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 2.645
2021 2.409
2020 2.284
2019 2.210
2018 2.509
2017 2.415
2016 2.501
2015 2.648
2014 2.392

Ranking of American Journal of Public Health by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 786
2021 900
2020 1063
2019 1105
2018 916
2017 984
2016 922
2015 830
2014 1007

American Journal of Public Health Publisher


Table Setting

American Journal of Public Health is published by American Public Health Association Inc.. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1949-1963, 1971-2022. 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 American Journal of Public Health is Am. J. Public Health. This abbreviation ('Am. J. Public Health') 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 American Journal of Public Health


If your research field is/are related to Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health (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 American Journal of Public Health?

American Journal of Public Health latest impact IF is 4.15. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 4.15 (2022) and 2.61 (2019), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 3.29 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 2.645, 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 2.648 in 2015 and the lowest being 2.210 in 2019. Furthermore, the average SJR of the American Journal of Public Health over the previous 9-year period stands at 3.29.


What's the latest h-index of the American Journal of Public Health?

The latest h-index of the American Journal of Public Health is 293.


Who's the publisher of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health is published by the American Public Health Association Inc., with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health is currently ranked 786 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 786 in 2022 and its lowest position of 1105 in 2019.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the American Journal of Public Health?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the American Journal of Public Health is Am. J. Public Health.


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

American Journal of Public Health is classified as a journal that the American Public Health Association Inc. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health encompasses the following areas:

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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


What's the ISSN of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 00900036, 15410048.


What's the best quartile of the American Journal of Public Health?

The best quartile for the American Journal of Public Health is Q1 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the American Journal of Public Health?

The American Journal of Public Health coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1949-1963, 1971-2022.


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 American Journal of Public Health

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 4.15
2021 3.68
2020 2.95
2019 2.61
2018 2.77
2017 3.16
2016 3.24
2015 3.66
2014 3.43



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