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International Journal of Public Health

International Journal of Public Health

Editors-in-Chief: Th. Kohlmann; N. Künzli; A. Madarasova Geckova

ISSN: 1661-8556 (print version)
ISSN: 1661-8564 (electronic version)

Journal no. 38

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The International Journal of Public Health publishes scientific articles relevant to global public health, from different countries and cultures, and assembles them into issues that raise awareness and understanding of public health problems and solutions. The Journal welcomes submissions of original research, critical and relevant reviews, methodological papers, and manuscripts that emphasize theoretical content. IJPH sometimes publishes commentaries and opinions. Special issues highlight key areas of current research. The Editorial Board's mission is to provide a thoughtful forum for contemporary issues and challenges in global public health research and practice.

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The International Journal of Public Health is the journal of the Swiss School of Public Health (please visit: www.ssphplus.ch).    

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First published in 1955 as "Sozial-und Präventivmedizin," renamed in 2007
1 volume per year, 6 issues / volume
Online First!
ISSN 1661-8556 (print)
ISSN 1661-8564 (online)

IJPH Impact Factor and Ranking Over the Years

Year

2-Year Impact Factor

JCR Science Edition Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

JCR Social Science Edition Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

5-Year Impact Factor

2015

2.754

37 out of 172

17 out of 153

2.586

2014

2.701

39 out of 162

18 out of 145

2.885

2013

1.966

59 out of 162

35 out of 143

2.605

2012

1.993

60 out of 161

27 out of 139

2.34

2011

2.539

41 out of 158

19 out of 131

2.331

2010

2.241

47 out of 142

23 out of 116

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2009

1.333

74 out of 122

48 out of 95

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Source:  Journal Citation Reports JCR, Science Edition and Social Science Edition, Thomson Reuters

Related subjects » Environmental Health & Public Health - Internal Medicine - Public Health

Impact Factor: 2.327 (2016) * 

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Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Journal Citation Reports/Science Edition, Social Science Citation Index, Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition, Medline, SCOPUS, PsycINFO, EMBASE, Google Scholar, CAB International, Academic OneFile, Biological Abstracts, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Current Abstracts, Current Contents / Social & Behavioral Sciences, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine, EBSCO Biomedical Reference Collection, EBSCO CINAHL, EBSCO Health Policy Reference Center, EBSCO TOC Premier, EMCare, Expanded Academic, Gale, Global Health, Health Reference Center Academic, INIS Atomindex, International Bibliography of Book Reviews (IBR), International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ), OCLC, SCImago, Summon by ProQuest

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