Progress in Palliative Care
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Progress in Palliative Care

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 09699260, 1743291X
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
History: 2001-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


Progress in Palliative Care is a peerreviewed multidisciplinary journal with an international perspective which welcomes original research and review papers on a broad range of topics related to end of life care. It provides a central point of reference for all disciplines of the palliative care team in all settings medical consultants nurses administrators social workers chaplainspastoral care staff counsellors pharmacists information staff paramedical staff and selfhelp groups. The emphasis of the journal is on the rapid exchange of information amongst those working in palliative care.Progress in Palliative Care embraces all aspects of the management of problems at the end of life. It provides a single forum for current trends and controversies and a major listing of the international research literature including that which is novel and pertinent though not widely available.It is published on the premise that the field is expanding so fast and that published information is so widely scattered that a single easily digestible source with a strong research orientation is essential to enable colleagues to keep abreast of new developments. The editorial board is international and includes a wide variety of disciplines. The journal also publishes occasional special themed issues.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Progress in Palliative Care
SCR Impact Factor

Progress in Palliative Care
SCR Journal Ranking

Progress in Palliative Care
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.

Progress in Palliative Care
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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Progress in Palliative Care
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.892 1.753 1.644
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.68 1.424 1.307
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.667 0.586 0.977
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.395 0.682 0.649
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.9 0.679 0.711
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.593 0.761 0.784
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.563 0.629 0.545
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.515 0.476 0.492
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.471 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.387 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.438 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.348 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.269 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.273 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.216 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.25 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.023 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.038 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.164 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.162 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.077 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    NA 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)

Progress in Palliative Care

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


Progress in Palliative Care
H-Index History