South African Journal of African Languages
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

South African Journal of African Languages
Overview

Impact Factor

NA

H Index

11

Impact Factor

0.205

I. Basic Journal Info

Country

United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 2572117
Publisher: Taylor and Francis Ltd.
History: 1996-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories

South African Journal of African Languages
Impact Factor by Web of Science

Index

SCIE/SSCI

Impact Factor

NA

by WOS

Ranking

NA

by WOS

South African Journal of African Languages
SJR, SJR Impact Factor and H Index

H Index

11

SJR

Scopus Impact Factor

0.205

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

2-year
Impact Factor

0.205

3-year
Impact Factor

0.212

4-year
Impact Factor

0.205

Scope/Description:

The South African Journal of African Languages is a peerreviewed research journal devoted to the advancement of African Bantu and KhoiSan languages and literatures. Papers book reviews and polemic contributions of a scientific nature in any of the core areas of linguistics both theoretical e.g. syntax phonology semantics and applied e.g. sociolinguistic topics language teaching language policy and literature based on original research in the context of the African languages are welcome. The journal is the official mouthpiece of the African Language Association of Southern Africa ALASA established in 1979.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)



South African Journal of African Languages
SCR Impact Factor

South African Journal of African Languages
SCR Journal Ranking

South African Journal of African Languages
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 African Languages
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

South African Journal of African Languages
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

South African Journal of African Languages
Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

Note: impact factor data for reference only

South African Journal of African Languages
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.205 0.212 0.197
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.276 0.3 0.266
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.094 0.12 0.225
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.154 0.175 0.229
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.107 0.181 0.175
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.091 0.098 0.118
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.078 0.088 0.088
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.113 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.119 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.079 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.088 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.094 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.063 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.105 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.068 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.073 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.136 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.062 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.083 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.185 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.074 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)

South African Journal of African Languages
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 African Languages
H-Index History