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Political Communication- Impact Factor, Overall Ranking, h-index, SJR, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Metrics

Last Updated on June 24, 2021

Impact Factor

5.912

h-Index

 84

Rank

 528

SJR

 3.405

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 Political Communication
Abbreviation Political Commun.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Communication (Q1); Sociology and Political Science (Q1)
h-index 84
Overall Rank/Ranking 528
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 3.405
Impact Score 5.18
Impact Factor 5.912 (2019)
Publisher Taylor and Francis Ltd.
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 10584609, 10917675


Aim and Scope


Political Communication is an interdisciplinary, international journal, published quarterly, that features cutting-edge research at the intersection of politics and communication, broadly conceived. Its expansive subject is the site of rapid changes and pressing policy concerns worldwide. The journal welcomes all research methods and analytical viewpoints that advance understanding of the practices, processes, and policy implications of political communication in all its forms. Regular symposium issues explore key issues in depth.


About Political Communication


Political Communication is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Communication (Q1); Sociology and Political Science (Q1). It is published by Taylor and Francis Ltd.. The overall rank of Political Communication is 528. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.405. 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 84. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Political Communication journal is 10584609, 10917675. 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. Political Communication is cited by a total of 743 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2020).


Political Communication Impact Factor 2019-2020


The impact factor (IF) 2019 of Political Communication is 5.912, which is computed in 2020 as per it's definition. Political Communication IF is increased by a factor of 1.57 and approximate percentage change is 36.25% when compared to preceding year 2018, which shows a rising trend. The impact factor (If), also denoted as Journal impact factor (JIF), 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 Web of Science data.

Table Setting

Impact Factor Trend


Year wise Impact Factor (IF) of Political Communication. Based on Web of Science data.


Year Impact Factor (IF)
2020/2021Coming Soon
2019 5.912
2018 4.339
2017 2.738
2016 2.467
2015 1.508
2014 0.981
2013 1.825
2012
2011
2010

Political Communication Impact Score 2020-2021


The impact score (IS) 2020 of Political Communication is 5.18, which is computed in 2021 as per its definition. Political Communication IS is increased by a factor of 1.37 and approximate percentage change is 35.96% when compared to preceding year 2019, 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

Political Communication Impact Score 2021 Prediction


IS 2020 of Political Communication is 5.18. If the same upward trend persists, impact score of joule may rise in 2021 as well.


Impact Score Trend


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


Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.18
2019 3.81
2018 3.50
2017 2.86
2016 2.39
2015 1.85
2014 1.40

Political Communication h-index


  Table Setting

Political Communication has an h-index of 84. It means 84 articles of this journal have more than 84 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.




Political Communication ISSN


The ISSN of Political Communication is 10584609, 10917675. 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

Political Communication Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Political Communication is 528. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 3.405. 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.


Political Communication Publisher


Table Setting

Political Communication is published by Taylor and Francis Ltd.. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1980-2020. 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 Political Communication is Political Commun.. This abbreviation ('Political Commun.') 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 Political Communication


If your research field is/are related to Communication (Q1); 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.


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 Factor (IF) of Political Communication

Impact Factor Table

Year Impact Factor (IF)
2020/2021Coming Soon
2019 5.912
2018 4.339
2017 2.738
2016 2.467
2015 1.508
2014 0.981
2013 1.825
2012
2011
2010



Year wise Impact Score (IF) of Political Communication

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2021/2022 Coming Soon
2020 5.18
2019 3.81
2018 3.50
2017 2.86
2016 2.39
2015 1.85
2014 1.40



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