Problems of Post-Communism
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Problems of Post-Communism

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United States
Journal ISSN: 10758216, 1557783X
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe Inc.
History: 1996-ongoing
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


The post-communist countries are the most rapidly changing societies of Europe and Asia. For insight into this twenty-first century revolution, there is no better source than Problems of Post-Communism. Emphasis is placed on timely research covering current economic, political, security, and international developments and trends in Russia and China, Central Europe and Central Asia, Latin America, and Southeast Asia. Clarity and readability make the articles fully accessible to researchers, policy makers, and students alike.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Problems of Post-Communism
SCR Impact Factor

Problems of Post-Communism
SCR Journal Ranking

Problems of Post-Communism
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.


Problems of Post-Communism
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Problems of Post-Communism
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Problems of Post-Communism
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Problems of Post-Communism
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.566 1.814 1.779
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.965 1.983 2.117
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    1.833 1.851 1.976
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    1.333 1.719 1.853
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    1.509 2 1.864
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.732 1.947 2.038
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    1.522 1.724 1.583
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.265 1.111 1.075
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.855 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.552 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.698 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.456 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.923 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.606 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.724 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.877 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.868 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.5 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.443 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.391 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.35 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.678 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.429 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)

Problems of Post-Communism

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


Problems of Post-Communism
H-Index History