Last Updated on June 22, 2023

American Psychologist- Impact Score, Ranking, SJR, h-index, Citescore, Rating, Publisher, ISSN, and Other Important Details

Published By: American Psychological Association

Abbreviation: Am. Psychol.

Impact Score

The impact Score or journal impact score (JIS) is equivalent to Impact Factor. The impact factor (IF) or journal impact factor (JIF) of an academic journal is a scientometric index calculated by Clarivate that reflects the yearly mean number of citations of articles published in the last two years in a given journal, as indexed by Clarivate's Web of Science. On the other hand, Impact Score is based on Scopus data.








Important Details

Title American Psychologist
Standard Abbreviation Am. Psychol.
Type of Publication Journal
Discipline Medicine (miscellaneous) (Q1); Psychology (miscellaneous) (Q1)
Impact Score 11.12
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 3.363
h-index 256
Overall Rank 504
Publisher Name American Psychological Association
Publication Country United States
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) 0003066X, 1935990X
Coverage and History 1946-1954, 1965-2022
Best Quartile Q1
Total Citations Received
(Last 3 Year)

About American Psychologist

American Psychologist is a journal published by American Psychological Association. This journal covers the area[s] related to Medicine (miscellaneous), Psychology (miscellaneous), etc. The coverage history of this journal is as follows: 1946-1954, 1965-2022. The rank of this journal is 504. This journal's impact score, h-index, and SJR are 11.12, 256, and 3.363, respectively. The ISSN of this journal is/are as follows: 0003066X, 1935990X.

The best quartile of American Psychologist is Q1. This journal has received a total of 5099 citations during the last three years (Preceding 2022).

American Psychologist Impact Score 2022-2023

The latest impact score (IS) of the American Psychologist is 11.12. It is computed in the year 2023 as per its definition and based on Scopus data. 11.12

It is increased by a factor of around 4.13, and the percentage change is 59.08% compared to the preceding year 2021, indicating a rising trend.

The impact score (IS), also denoted as the Journal impact score (JIS), of an academic journal is a measure of the yearly average number of citations to recent articles published in that journal. It is based on Scopus data.

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Prediction of American Psychologist Impact Score 2023

Impact Score 2022 of American Psychologist is 11.12. If a similar upward trend continues, IS may increase in 2023 as well.

Impact Score Graph

Check below the Impact Score trends of American Psychologist. This is based on Scopus data.

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 11.12
2021 6.99
2020 4.73
2019 3.74
2018 2.94
2017 3.51
2016 3.70
2015 3.68
2014 4.04

American Psychologist h-index

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The h-index of American Psychologist is 256. By definition of the h-index, this journal has at least 256 published articles with more than 256 citations.

What is h-index?

The h-index (also known as the Hirsch index or Hirsh index) is a scientometric parameter used to evaluate the scientific impact of the publications and journals. It is defined as the maximum value of h such that the given Journal has published at least h papers and each has at least h citations.

American Psychologist ISSN

The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of American Psychologist is/are as follows: 0003066X, 1935990X.

The ISSN is a unique 8-digit identifier for a specific publication like Magazine or Journal. The ISSN is used in the postal system and in the publishing world to identify the articles that are published in journals, magazines, newsletters, etc. This is the number assigned to your article by the publisher, and it is the one you will use to reference your article within the library catalogues.

ISSN code (also called as "ISSN structure" or "ISSN syntax") can be expressed as follows: NNNN-NNNC
Here, N is in the set {0,1,2,3...,9}, a digit character, and C is in {0,1,2,3,...,9,X}

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American Psychologist Ranking and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

The American Psychologist is ranked 504 among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. As per SJR, this journal is ranked 3.363.

SCImago Journal Rank is an indicator, which measures the scientific influence of journals. It considers the number of citations received by a journal and the importance of the journals from where these citations come.

American Psychologist Publisher

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The publisher of American Psychologist is American Psychological Association. The publishing house of this journal is located in the United States. Its coverage history is as follows: 1946-1954, 1965-2022.

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