South Asia Economic Journal
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

South Asia Economic Journal

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Journal ISSN: 0973077X, 13915614
Publisher: Sage Publications India Pvt. Ltd
History: 2000-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


The South Asian nations have progressively liberalized their economies in recent years in an effort to integrate with the world economy. They have also taken steps to enhance multilateral and regional economic integration. Even though the South Asian economies have grown at an average rate of more than 5 per cent over the last few years roughly 40 per cent of their people still live below the poverty line. Hence the South Asian region continues to face many challenges of economic and social development.The South Asia Economic Journal SAEJ is designed as a forum for informed debate on these issues which are of vital importance to the people of the region who comprise onesixth of the worlds population. The peerreviewed journal is devoted to economic analysis and policy options aimed at promoting cooperation among the countries comprising South Asia. It also discusses South Asias position on global economic issues its relations with other regional groupings and its response to global developments. We also welcome contributions to interdisciplinary analysis on South Asia.As a refereed journal SAEJ carries articles by scholars economic commentatorspolicymakers and officials from both the private and public sectors. Our aim is to create a vibrant research space to explore the multidimensional economic issues of concern to scholars working on South Asia. Among the issues debated in relation to South Asia are the implications of global economic trends the issues and challenges by WTO approaches to industrialization and development the role of regional institutions such as the SAARC the relationship between SAARC and other regional economic groupings such as ASEAN the implications of economic liberalization for trade and investment in the region new initiatives that can be launched to enhance economic cooperation among the South Asian countries both on a bilateral and a regional basis.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

South Asia Economic Journal
SCR Impact Factor

South Asia Economic Journal
SCR Journal Ranking

South Asia Economic Journal
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 Asia Economic Journal
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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South Asia Economic Journal
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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South Asia Economic Journal
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.826 1.026 1.647
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.929 1.805 1.673
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    1 0.881 0.947
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.519 0.667 0.523
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.276 0.365 0.406
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.184 0.2 0.391
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.314 0.306 0.306
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.346 0.333 0.291
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.259 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.034 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.067 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.088 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.103 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.167 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.03 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.219 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.152 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.184 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.026 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.067 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.063 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.053 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0 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 Asia Economic Journal

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


South Asia Economic Journal
H-Index History