Journal of Health Management
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Journal of Health Management

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Journal ISSN: 09720634, 09730729
Publisher: Sage Publications India Pvt. Ltd
History: 1994, 1999-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


The Journal of Health Management is a quarterly peerreviewed and interdisciplinary publication that publishes articles on research in health policy health management health systems and program strategies and related areas.It is committed to publishing scholarly empirical and theoretical research articles that have a high impact in the areas of health management health policy research and planning strategies health systems management research health care innovation and program interventions and related matters. It offers policy makers academics governmental and nongovernmental organizations development partners and the health care professionals an international forum that combines cutting edge research based evidence for policy and program strategies in health care. In addition to publishing original articles the journal encourages submission of abstracts and book reviews pertinent to the health sector development.Though the focus of the journal is to stimulate debates on improving management of health care and share knowledge for betterment of health of the people in developing countries the journal also publishes relevant research work from the developed nations for learning lessons in developing countries. Manuscripts are welcomed in this journal with a broader spectrum as long as they advance knowledge and understanding of health sector giving it an eclectic global flavour.The Journal of Health Management serves a unique and an excellent platform for people interested in developing and contributing knowledge in management research in the health sector in a scientific and a logical manner for sharing and dissemination with a global and regional perspective.

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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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    2.948 2.595 2.205
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    2.24 1.761 1.694
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.524 0.689 0.751
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.822 0.964 0.894
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.443 0.442 0.472
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.378 0.356 0.356
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.265 0.392 0.448
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.167 0.315 0.291
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.305 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.203 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.264 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.203 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.234 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.068 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.085 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.105 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.139 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.122 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.056 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.05 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0 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