International Breastfeeding Journal
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

International Breastfeeding Journal

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 17464358
Publisher: BioMed Central Ltd.
History: 2006-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Breastfeeding is recognized as an important public health issue with enormous social and economic implications. Infants who do not receive breast milk are likely to experience poorer health outcomes than breastfed infants mothers who do not breastfeed increase their own health risks.Publications on the topic of breastfeeding are wide ranging. Articles about breastfeeding are currently published journals focused on nursing midwifery paediatric obstetric family medicine public health immunology physiology sociology and many other topics. In addition electronic publishing allows fast publication time for authors and Open Access ensures the journal is easily accessible to readers.

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.

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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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International Breastfeeding Journal
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    3.6 4.025 4.24
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    3.51 3.735 4.024
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    3.245 3.582 3.781
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    2.755 3.167 3.436
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    2.778 3.009 3.157
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    2.317 2.771 2.802
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    2.472 2.732 3.032
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.711 2.55 2.506
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    2.45 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    2.293 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    1.425 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    1.432 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    1.044 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.581 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    1.302 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    1 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
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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?

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


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H-Index History