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World Affairs

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

1.36

h-Index

2022-2023

 17

Rank

2022-2023

 14499

SJR

2022-2023

 0.321

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 World Affairs
Abbreviation World Aff.
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q2)
h-index 17
Overall Rank/Ranking 14499
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 0.321
Impact Score 1.36
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Country United States
ISSN 19401582, 00438200
Best Quartile Q2
Coverage History 1988-1990, 1992-2022




About World Affairs


World Affairs is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (Q2). It is published by SAGE Publications Inc.. The overall rank of World Affairs is 14499. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.321. 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 17. The best quartile for this journal is Q2.

The ISSN of World Affairs journal is 19401582, 00438200. 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. World Affairs is cited by a total of 76 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2022).


World Affairs Impact IF 2022-2023


The Impact IF 2022 of World Affairs is 1.36, which is computed in 2023 as per its definition. World Affairs IF is decreased by a factor of 0.03 and approximate percentage change is -2.16% 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

World Affairs Impact IF 2023 Prediction


Impact IF 2022 of World Affairs is 1.36. If the same downward trend persists, Impact IF may fall in 2023 as well.


Impact IF Trend


Year wise Impact IF of World Affairs. Based on Scopus data.


Year Impact IF
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.36
2021 1.39
2020 0.61
2019 0.41
2018 0.24
2017 0.24
2016 0.50
2015 0.22
2014 0.23

World Affairs h-index


  Table Setting

World Affairs has an h-index of 17. It means 17 articles of this journal have more than 17 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.




World Affairs ISSN


The ISSN of World Affairs is 19401582, 00438200. 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

World Affairs Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of World Affairs is 14499. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 0.321. 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 World Affairs by Year


Year SJR
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 0.321
2021 0.291
2020 0.159
2019 0.132
2018 0.111
2017 0.168
2016 0.183
2015 0.136
2014 0.146

Ranking of World Affairs by Year


Year Ranking
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 14499
2021 15078
2020 22352
2019 23329
2018 27152
2017 19565
2016 18870
2015 22507
2014 21052

World Affairs Publisher


Table Setting

World Affairs is published by SAGE Publications Inc.. It's publishing house is located in United States. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 1988-1990, 1992-2022. 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 World Affairs is World Aff.. This abbreviation ('World Aff.') 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 World Affairs


If your research field is/are related to Social Sciences (miscellaneous) (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.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


What's the latest impact IF of the World Affairs?

World Affairs latest impact IF is 1.36. It's evaluated in the year 2022. The highest and the lowest impact IF or impact score of this journal are 1.39 (2021) and 0.22 (2015), respectively, in the last 9 years. Moreover, its average IS is 0.58 in the previous 9 years.


What's the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs has an SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) of 0.321, 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 0.321 in 2022 and the lowest being 0.111 in 2018. Furthermore, the average SJR of the World Affairs over the previous 9-year period stands at 0.58.


What's the latest h-index of the World Affairs?

The latest h-index of the World Affairs is 17.


Who's the publisher of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs is published by the SAGE Publications Inc., with its country of publication being the United States.


What's the current ranking of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs is currently ranked 14499 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 14499 in 2022 and its lowest position of 27152 in 2018.


What's the abbreviation or short name for the World Affairs?

The standard ISO4 abbreviation for the World Affairs is World Aff..


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

World Affairs is classified as a journal that the SAGE Publications Inc. publishes.


What's the scope or major areas of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs encompasses the following areas:

  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)

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


What's the ISSN of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs is assigned the following International Standard Serial Numbers (ISSN): 19401582, 00438200.


What's the best quartile of the World Affairs?

The best quartile for the World Affairs is Q2 (2022).


What's the coverage history of the World Affairs?

The World Affairs coverage history can be summarized as follows: 1988-1990, 1992-2022.


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 World Affairs

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 1.36
2021 1.39
2020 0.61
2019 0.41
2018 0.24
2017 0.24
2016 0.50
2015 0.22
2014 0.23



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