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

Last Updated on May 27, 2022

Impact Score

3.16

h-Index

 56

Rank

 1966

SJR

 1.561

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 Planning Theory
Abbreviation Plan. Theory
Publication Type Journal
Subject Area, Categories, Scope Geography, Planning and Development (Q1)
h-index 56
Overall Rank/Ranking 1966
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 1.561
Impact Score 3.16
Publisher SAGE Publications Ltd
Country United Kingdom
ISSN 14730952




Aim and Scope


Planning Theory is an international peer-reviewed forum for the critical exploration of planning theory. The journal publishes the very best research covering the latest debates and developments within the field. A core publication for planning theorists, the journal will also be of considerable interest to scholars of human geography, public administration, administrative science, sociology and anthropology.


About Planning Theory


Planning Theory is a journal covering the technologies/fields/categories related to Geography, Planning and Development (Q1). It is published by SAGE Publications Ltd. The overall rank of Planning Theory is 1966. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.561. 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 56. The best quartile for this journal is Q1.

The ISSN of Planning Theory journal is 14730952. 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. Planning Theory is cited by a total of 327 articles during the last 3 years (Preceding 2021).


Planning Theory Impact Score 2021-2022


The impact score (IS) 2021 of Planning Theory is 3.16, which is computed in 2022 as per its definition. Planning Theory IS is increased by a factor of 0.27 and approximate percentage change is 9.34% 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

Planning Theory Impact Score 2022 Prediction


IS 2021 of Planning Theory is 3.16. If the same upward trend persists, impact score may rise in 2022 as well.


Impact Score Trend


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


Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 3.16
2020 2.89
2019 2.58
2018 3.12
2017 2.60
2016 3.02
2015 2.10
2014 2.11

Planning Theory h-index


  Table Setting

Planning Theory has an h-index of 56. It means 56 articles of this journal have more than 56 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.




Planning Theory ISSN


The ISSN of Planning Theory is 14730952. 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

Planning Theory Rank and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The overall rank of Planning Theory is 1966. According to SCImago Journal Rank (SJR), this journal is ranked 1.561. 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.


Planning Theory Publisher


Table Setting

Planning Theory is published by SAGE Publications Ltd. It's publishing house is located in United Kingdom. Coverage history of this journal is as following: 2002-2021. 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 Planning Theory is Plan. Theory. This abbreviation ('Plan. Theory') 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 Planning Theory


If your research field is/are related to Geography, Planning and Development (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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European Physical Journal A journal 4366 Springer New York 99 2.86
Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control journal 3245 Elsevier 93 1.53
European Journal of Social Psychology journal 2093 John Wiley and Sons Ltd 120 3.93
Journal of East Asia and International Law journal 23387 Yijun Institute of International Law 6 0.17
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Gestion y Politica Publica journal 15663 Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economicas A.C. 11 0.80
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Tamkang Journal of International Affairs journal 21790 Tamkang University 3 0.17
Anales del Sistema Sanitario de Navarra journal 17293 Gobierno de Navarra 24 0.58

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Year wise Impact Score (IS) of Planning Theory

Impact Score Table

Year Impact Score (IS)
2022/2023 Coming Soon
2021 3.16
2020 2.89
2019 2.58
2018 3.12
2017 2.60
2016 3.02
2015 2.10
2014 2.11



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