Journal of Community Practice
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Journal of Community Practice

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 10705422, 15433706
Publisher: Routledge
History: 1994-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


The Journal of Community Practice is an interdisciplinary journal grounded in social welfare. The journal provides a forum for community practice including community organizing planning social administration organizational development community development social action and social change. The journal contributes to the advancement of knowledge related to numerous disciplines including social work and the social sciences urban planning social and economic development community organizing policy analysis urban and rural sociology community health public administration and nonprofit management. As a forum for authors and a resource for readers this journal makes an invaluable contribution to practice in community settings from conceptualization to implementation to evaluation.The Journal of Community Practice articulates contemporary and emerging issues providing direction on how to think about social problems developing innovative approaches to dealing with them and outlining ways to implement these concepts and approaches in classroom research and practice settings. As the only journal focusing on community practice it covers research theory practice and curriculum strategies for the full range of work with communities and organizations.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Journal of Community Practice
SCR Impact Factor

Journal of Community Practice
SCR Journal Ranking

Journal of Community Practice
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.

Journal of Community 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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Journal of Community Practice
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.115 1.591 1.637
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.203 1.274 1.296
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.968 0.946 0.942
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.754 0.742 0.791
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.638 0.762 0.798
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.389 0.696 0.673
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.647 0.724 0.817
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.54 0.577 0.735
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.491 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.538 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.569 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.259 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.328 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.304 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.415 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.21 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.2 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.096 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.37 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.488 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.365 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.435 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.22 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)

Journal of Community Practice

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


Journal of Community Practice
H-Index History