Journal of Water Law
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Journal of Water Law

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 09599754, 14785277
Publisher: Lawtext Publishing Ltd.
History: 2000-2016, 2019-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


An international peerreviewed journal which promotes and disseminates knowledge covering all aspects of law relating to water resources. From its roots in the United Kingdom the journal has expanded to incorporate the concerns of scholars and water law practitioners throughout the world.The journal welcomes contributions relating to the water laws of any jurisdiction which raise issues of general importance in the management of water resources. The aim is to give greater coverage to commentary and debate on critical topics of water law and regulation in different countries across the world.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

Journal of Water Law
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 Water Law
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 Water Law
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.059 0.094 0.094
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.1 0.1 0.1
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0 0 0.111
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0 0.167 0.389
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0 0.185 0.189
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.093 0.189 0.167
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.154 0.144 0.116
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.063 0.063 0.218
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.116 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.105 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.154 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.194 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.032 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.143 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.121 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.053 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.128 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.159 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.174 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.071 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.111 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.182 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.043 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 Water Law

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 Water Law
H-Index History