Child Care in Practice
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Child Care in Practice

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 13575279
Publisher: Taylor and Francis Ltd.
History: 1994-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


Child Care in Practice is a quarterly peerreviewed journal that provides an international forum for professionals working in all disciplines in the provision of childrens services including social work social care health care medicine psychology education the police and probationary services and solicitors and barristers working in the family law and youth justice sectors.The strategic aims and objectives of the journal are To develop the knowledge base of practitioners managers and other professionals responsible for the delivery of professional child care services. The journal seeks to contribute to the achievement of quality services and the promotion of the highest standards. To achieve an equity of input from all disciplines working with children. The multidisciplinary nature of the journal reflects that the key to many successful outcomes in the child care field lies in the close cooperation between different disciplines. To raise awareness of oftenneglected issues such as marginalization of ethnic minorities and problems consequent upon poverty and disability. To keep abreast of and continue to influence local and international child care practice in response to emerging policy. To include the views of those who are in receipt of multidisciplinary child care services. To welcome submissions on promising practice developments and the findings from new research to highlight the breadth of the work of the journals work.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

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.

Child Care in Practice
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Child Care in Practice
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.149 1.5 1.449
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.364 1.313 1.534
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.746 0.911 0.97
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.919 0.817 0.861
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.574 0.578 0.675
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.467 0.611 0.701
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.542 0.547 0.759
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.491 0.602 0.673
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.623 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.509 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.364 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.245 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.351 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.313 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.297 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.283 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.1 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.065 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.135 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.046 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.05 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.053 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




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?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

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)

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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


Child Care in Practice
H-Index History