South African Journal of Accounting Research
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

South African Journal of Accounting Research
Overview

Impact Factor

NA

H Index

5

Impact Factor

1.269

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 10291954, 23763981
Publisher: Taylor and Francis Ltd.
History: 2018-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

South African Journal of Accounting Research
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

NA

by WOS

Ranking

NA

by WOS

South African Journal of Accounting Research
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

5

SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

1.269

South African Journal of Accounting Research
SJR Impact Factor 2-year, 3-year, 4-year

2-year
Impact Factor

1.269

3-year
Impact Factor

1.132

4-year
Impact Factor

1.269

Scope/Description:

The South African Journal of Accounting Research SAJAR publishes peerreviewed original research papers notes and commentaries that address issues relevant to accounting academics and professional accountants in Southern Africa and elsewhere. This includes areas of interest in the study and practice in financial accounting auditing taxation financial management management accounting finance ethics and information systems. Research papers should be analytical and make a contribution to knowledge in the field. They may be empirically based including survey and case study methods or review and theoretically based. Notes and commentaries should meet all the criteria for good quality research however their interest and topicality may compensate for the research problem being less rigorously pursued. Notes and commentaries would typically be shorter than research papers.To provide a balanced presentation contributions are welcomed from the fields mentioned above and from related areas such as environmental accounting corporate law corporate governance and accounting education. These fields may be approached from a wide variety of perspectives such as the behavioural technological institutional organisational regulatory societal educational or environmental. Manuscripts that pass the initial screening will be sent for evaluation based on the double blind peerreview procedure.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



South African Journal of Accounting Research
SCR Impact Factor

South African Journal of Accounting Research
SCR Journal Ranking

South African Journal of Accounting Research
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.

South African Journal of Accounting Research
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

South African Journal of Accounting Research
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

South African Journal of Accounting Research
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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)

South African Journal of Accounting Research
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

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South African Journal of Accounting Research
H-Index History