World of Music
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

World of Music

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


Journal ISSN: 438774
Publisher: VWB - Verlag fuer Wissenschaft und Bildung
History: 2002-2010, 2012-2020
Journal Hompage: Link
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Research Categories


the world of music new series is an international peerreviewed journal seeking a critical understanding of performing arts and cultural practices involving music dance and theater worldwide as well as the many contexts in which they come into being.In this it provides scholars from a multiplicity of academic backgrounds a forum for the discussion of musics from around the world their dynamics and their many meanings manifested in a variety of ever changing forms ranging from highly particular and localized systems of musical thinking in traditional musics to global musical cultural flows and consumption.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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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.

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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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Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.12 0.175 0.245
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.107 0.162 0.347
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.125 0.167 0.12
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.143 0.143 0.14
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.038 0.049 0.053
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.034 0.044 0.07
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.097 0.186 0.182
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.071 0.05 0.05
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.083 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.093 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.128 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.163 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.05 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.111 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.05 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.077 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.293 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.045 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    NA 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)

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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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H-Index History