Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Overview

Impact Factor

5.562

H Index

241

Impact Factor

4.85

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 28614
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing Inc.
History: 1953-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

5.562

by WOS

Ranking

1579

by WOS

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

241

SJR

1.992

Scopus Impact Factor

4.85

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

4.85

3-year
Impact Factor

4.785

4-year
Impact Factor

4.85

Scope/Description:

The primary goal of the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society is to publish articles that are relevant in the broadest terms to the clinical care of older persons. Such articles may span a variety of disciplines and fields and may be of immediate, intermediate, or long-term potential benefit to clinical practice. Sections of JAGS include Clinical Investigations; Brief Reports; Brief Methodological Reports; Progress in Geriatrics; Geriatric Bioscience; Nursing; Education and Training; Drugs and Pharmacology; Ethics, Public Policy, and Medical Economics; International Health Affairs; Ethnogeriatrics and Special Populations.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
SCR Impact Factor

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
SCR Journal Ranking

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
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.

1.992

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    4.85 4.785 4.723
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    3.419 3.583 3.374
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    3.138 2.955 3.04
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    2.701 2.899 2.97
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    2.365 2.601 2.688
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    2.515 2.659 3.043
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    2.442 3.022 3.275
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    3.067 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    3.008 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    2.889 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    2.655 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    2.903 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    2.87 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    2.684 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    2.952 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    3.061 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    3.067 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    3.012 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    2.558 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    2.526 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    2.378 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    2.254 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only

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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)

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
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

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Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
H-Index History