SCI Journal

Impact Factor Database

African Affairs

Impact Factor

2.145

H Index

70

Impact Factor

2.669

African Affairs

Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 00019909, 14682621
Publisher: Oxford University Press
History: 1901-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

African Affairs
2020 Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

2.145

by WOS

Ranking

5385

by WOS

African Affairs
2020 SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

70

SJR

1.559

Scopus Impact Factor

2.669

African Affairs
2020 SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

2.379

3-year
Impact Factor

2.717

4-year
Impact Factor

2.669

Scope/Description:

African Affairs is published on behalf of the Royal African Society. It publishes articles on recent political, social and economic developments in sub-Saharan countries. Also included are historical studies that illuminate current events in the continent. Each issue of African Affairs contains a substantial section of book reviews, with occasional review articles. There is also an invaluable list of recently published books, and a listing of articles on Africa that have appeared in non-Africanist journals.

African Affairs
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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African Affairs
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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African Affairs
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

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African Affairs
SCR Journal Impact Factor History

  • 2020 Impact Factor 2.379
  • 2019 Impact Factor 2.032
  • 2018 Impact Factor 2.523
  • 2017 Impact Factor 2.406
  • 2016 Impact Factor 3.000
  • 2015 Impact Factor 2.524
  • 2014 Impact Factor 2.810
  • 2013 Impact Factor 3.383
  • 2012 Impact Factor 2.660
  • 2011 Impact Factor 3.333
  • 2010 Impact Factor 2.190
  • 2009 Impact Factor 2.759
  • 2008 Impact Factor 1.603
  • 2007 Impact Factor 1.607
  • 2006 Impact Factor 1.377
  • 2005 Impact Factor 1.540
  • 2004 Impact Factor 1.340
  • 2003 Impact Factor 1.490
  • 2002 Impact Factor 1.000
  • 2001 Impact Factor 1.085
  • 2000 Impact Factor 0.789
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Other Journal Impact Indicator

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

African Affairs

H-Index

The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications

70

African Affairs

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

1.559