Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 15547914
Publisher: Gastro-Hep Communications, Inc.
History: 2006-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


GastroenterologyHepatology GH is a monthly peerreviewed journal reaching nearly 18000 gastroenterologists and hepatologists. GH provides editorial content encompassing a wide array of topics relevant and useful to the fields of gastroenterology and hepatology both separately and together. Content is directed by the strong input of todays top thought leaders in gastroenterology and hepatology including featurelength review articles and monthly columns consisting of engaging interviews with experts on current issues in inflammatory bowel disease IBD irritable bowel syndrome IBS gastroesophageal reflux disease GERD hepatology and endoscopy. GH also publishes industrysupported meeting highlights clinical roundtable monographs and clinical review supplements. The journal and all affiliated supplements are included in the National Library of Medicines PubMedMEDLINE index as well as EMBASE.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
SCR Impact Factor

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
SCR Journal Ranking

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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.

Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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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Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.911 1.291 1.505
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.225 1.566 1.718
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    1.597 1.713 1.706
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    1.426 1.503 1.521
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    1.46 1.459 1.424
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.164 1.142 1.286
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.773 1.153 1.229
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.063 1.139 1.112
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    1.083 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.904 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.859 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.28 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.096 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.082 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.099 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.128 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    NA NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    NA 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)

Gastroenterology and Hepatology

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


Gastroenterology and Hepatology
H-Index History