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Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal

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

0.28

h-Index

2022-2023

 8

Rank

2022-2023

 19304

SJR

2022-2023

 0.198

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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal
Abbreviation Potchefstroom Electron. Law J.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Law (Q3); Sociology and Political Science (Q3)
h-index 8
Overall Rank/Ranking 19304
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.198
Impact Score 0.28
Publisher North-West University
Country South Africa
ISSN 17273781
Best Quartile Q3
Coverage History 2013-2022




About Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal


Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Law (Q3); Sociology and Political Science (Q3). It is published by North-West University. The overall rank of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 19304. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.198. 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 8. The best quartile for this journal is Q3.

The ISSN of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal journal is 17273781. 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. Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is cited by a total of 55 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 0.28, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal IF is increased by a factor of 0.01 and approximate percentage change is 3.7% 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

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 0.28. If the same upward trend persists, Impact IF may rise in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.28
2021 0.27
2020 0.19
2019 0.18
2018 0.26
2017 0.10
2016 0.14
2015 0.23
2014 0.25

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal h-index


  Table Setting

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal has an h-index of 8. It means 8 articles of this journal have more than 8 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.




Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal ISSN


The ISSN of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 17273781. 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

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 19304. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.198. 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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.198
2021 0.198
2020 0.204
2019 0.209
2018 0.233
2017 0.168
2016 0.174
2015 0.172
2014 0.111

Ranking of Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 19304
2021 18635
2020 19079
2019 18020
2018 16185
2017 19551
2016 19402
2015 19365
2014 26110

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal Publisher


Table Setting

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is published by North-West University. It's publishing house is located in South Africa. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2013-2022. 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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is Potchefstroom Electron. Law J.. This abbreviation ('Potchefstroom Electron. Law J.') 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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal


If your research field is/are related to Law (Q3); Sociology and Political Science (Q3), 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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal latest impact IF is 0.28. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 0.28 (2022) and 0.10 (2017), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 0.21 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 0.198, 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 0.233 in 2018 and the lowest being 0.111 in 2014. Furthermore, the average SJR of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal over the previous 9-year period stands at 0.21.


What's the latest h-index of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The latest h-index of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is 8.


Who's the publisher of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is published by the North-West University, with its country of publication being the South Africa.


What's the current ranking of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is currently ranked 19304 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 16185 in 2018 and its lowest position of 26110 in 2014.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is Potchefstroom Electron. Law J..


Is the "Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal" classified as a Journal, Conference and Proceedings, Trade Journal or Book Series?

Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is classified as a journal that the North-West University publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal encompasses the following areas:

  • Law
  • 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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 17273781.


What's the best quartile of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The best quartile for the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal is Q3 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal?

The Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal coverage history can be summarized as follows: 2013-2022.


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 Potchefstroom Electronic Law Journal

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.28
2021 0.27
2020 0.19
2019 0.18
2018 0.26
2017 0.10
2016 0.14
2015 0.23
2014 0.25



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