SCI Journal

Impact Factor Database

The Lancet

Impact Factor

60.392

H Index

762

Impact Factor

10.651

The Lancet

Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 01406736, 1474547X
Publisher: The Lancet Publishing Group
History: 1823-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories

The Lancet
2020 Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

60.392

by WOS

Ranking

5

by WOS

The Lancet
2020 SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

762

SJR

13.103

Scopus Impact Factor

10.651

The Lancet
2020 SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

9.45

3-year
Impact Factor

9.924

4-year
Impact Factor

10.651

Scope/Description:

The Lancet is the world leading independent general medical journal. The journal coverage is international in focus and extends to all aspects of human health. The Lancet is published weekly from editorial offices in London and New York. It aims to publish the best original primary research papers, and review articles of the highest standard. The Lancet is stringently edited and peer-reviewed to ensure the scientific merit and clinical relevance of its diverse content. Drawing on an international network of advisers and contributors, The Lancet meets the needs of physicians by adding to their clinical knowledge and alerting them to current issues affecting the practise of medicine worldwide.

The Lancet
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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The Lancet
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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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?

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The Lancet
SCR Journal Impact Factor History

  • 2020 Impact Factor 9.45
  • 2019 Impact Factor 44.862
  • 2018 Impact Factor 45.017
  • 2017 Impact Factor 37.103
  • 2016 Impact Factor 31.769
  • 2015 Impact Factor 31.981
  • 2014 Impact Factor 35.830
  • 2013 Impact Factor 29.777
  • 2012 Impact Factor 30.275
  • 2011 Impact Factor 35.793
  • 2010 Impact Factor 35.434
  • 2009 Impact Factor 30.552
  • 2008 Impact Factor 23.137
  • 2007 Impact Factor 21.175
  • 2006 Impact Factor 17.174
  • 2005 Impact Factor 13.701
  • 2004 Impact Factor 13.323
  • 2003 Impact Factor 11.117
  • 2002 Impact Factor 10.059
  • 2001 Impact Factor 10.203
  • 2000 Impact Factor 8.612
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Other Journal Impact Indicator

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)

The Lancet

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

762

The Lancet

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

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.

13.103