Last Updated on June 22, 2023

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


Published By: Elsevier BV

Abbreviation: World Dev.




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.

7.22

SJR

 2.504

h-Index

 206

Rank

 883

Important Details

Title World Development
Standard Abbreviation World Dev.
Type of Publication Journal
Discipline Development (Q1); Economics and Econometrics (Q1); Geography, Planning and Development (Q1); Sociology and Political Science (Q1)
Impact Score 7.22
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) 2.504
h-index 206
Overall Rank 883
Publisher Name Elsevier BV
Publication Country United Kingdom
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) 0305750X, 18735991
Coverage and History 1973-2023
Best Quartile Q1
Total Citations Received
(Last 3 Year)
8048

About World Development


World Development is a journal published by Elsevier BV. This journal covers the area[s] related to Development, Economics and Econometrics, Geography, Planning and Development, Sociology and Political Science, etc. The coverage history of this journal is as follows: 1973-2023. The rank of this journal is 883. This journal's impact score, h-index, and SJR are 7.22, 206, and 2.504, respectively. The ISSN of this journal is/are as follows: 0305750X, 18735991.

The best quartile of World Development is Q1. This journal has received a total of 8048 citations during the last three years (Preceding 2022).


World Development Impact Score 2022-2023


The latest impact score (IS) of the World Development is 7.22. It is computed in the year 2023 as per its definition and based on Scopus data. 7.22

It is increased by a factor of around 1.18, and the percentage change is 19.54% 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.

Table Setting

Prediction of World Development Impact Score 2023


Impact Score 2022 of World Development is 7.22. If a similar upward trend continues, IS may increase in 2023 as well.


Impact Score Graph


Check below the Impact Score trends of World Development. This is based on Scopus data.


Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Coming Soon
2022 7.22
2021 6.04
2020 5.19
2019 4.50
2018 4.43
2017 3.86
2016 3.60
2015 3.35
2014 3.00

World Development h-index


  Table Setting

The h-index of World Development is 206. By definition of the h-index, this journal has at least 206 published articles with more than 206 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.




World Development ISSN


The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of World Development is/are as follows: 0305750X, 18735991.

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}

Table Setting

World Development Ranking and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)


The World Development is ranked 883 among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. As per SJR, this journal is ranked 2.504.

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.


World Development Publisher


Table Setting

The publisher of World Development is Elsevier BV. The publishing house of this journal is located in the United Kingdom. Its coverage history is as follows: 1973-2023.


Call For Papers (CFPs)


Please check the official website of this journal to find out the complete details and Call For Papers (CFPs).


Abbreviation


The International Organization for Standardization 4 (ISO 4) abbreviation of World Development is World Dev.. ISO 4 is an international standard which defines a uniform and consistent system for the abbreviation of serial publication titles, which are published regularly. The primary use of ISO 4 is to abbreviate or shorten the names of scientific journals using the technique of List of Title Word Abbreviations (LTWA).

As ISO 4 is an international standard, the abbreviation ('World Dev.') can be used for citing, indexing, abstraction, and referencing purposes.


How to publish in World Development


If your area of research or discipline is related to Development, Economics and Econometrics, Geography, Planning and Development, Sociology and Political Science, etc., please check the journal's official website to understand the complete publication process.


Acceptance Rate


There are several factors that influence the acceptance rate of any academic journal. Here are some critical parameters that are considered while calculating the acceptance rate:

  • Interest/demand of researchers/scientists for publishing in a specific journal/conference.
  • The complexity of the peer review process and timeline.
  • Time taken from draft submission to final publication.
  • Number of submissions received and acceptance slots
  • And Many More.

The simplest way to find out the acceptance rate or rejection rate of a Journal/Conference is to check with the journal's/conference's editorial team through emails or through the official website.



Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


What is the impact score of World Development?

The latest impact score of World Development is 7.22. It is computed in the year 2023.


What is the h-index of World Development?

The latest h-index of World Development is 206. It is evaluated in the year 2023.


What is the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of World Development?

The latest SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) of World Development is 2.504. It is calculated in the year 2023.


What is the ranking of World Development?

The latest ranking of World Development is 883. This ranking is among 27955 Journals, Conferences, and Book Series. It is computed in the year 2023.


Who is the publisher of World Development?

World Development is published by Elsevier BV. The publication country of this journal is United Kingdom.


What is the abbreviation of World Development?

This standard abbreviation of World Development is World Dev..


Is "World Development" a Journal, Conference or Book Series?

World Development is a journal published by Elsevier BV.


What is the scope of World Development?

The scope of World Development is as follows:

  • Development
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Geography, Planning and Development
  • Sociology and Political Science

For detailed scope of World Development, check the official website of this journal.


What is the ISSN of World Development?

The International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) of World Development is/are as follows: 0305750X, 18735991.


What is the best quartile for World Development?

The best quartile for World Development is Q1.


What is the coverage history of World Development?

The coverage history of World Development is as follows 1973-2023.


Credits and Sources


  • Scimago Journal & Country Rank (SJR), https://www.scimagojr.com/
  • Journal Impact Factor, https://clarivate.com/
  • Issn.org, https://www.issn.org/
  • Scopus, https://www.scopus.com/

Note: The impact score shown here is equivalent to the average number of times documents published in a journal/conference in the past two years have been cited in the current year (i.e., Cites / Doc. (2 years)). It is based on Scopus data and can be a little higher or different compared to the impact factor (IF) produced by Journal Citation Report. Please refer to the Web of Science data source to check the exact journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.


Impact Score, SJR, h-Index, and Other Important metrics of These Journals, Conferences, and Book Series


Journal/Conference/Book Title Type Publisher Ranking SJR h-index Impact Score
Journal of Academic Ethics Journal Springer Netherlands 8920 26 2.28
Journal of Supply Chain Management Journal Wiley-Blackwell 378 104 12.58
Materials Research Journal Universidade Federal de Sao Carlos 14791 65 1.62
Journal, Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine Journal Indian Academy of Clinical Medicine 24608 16 0.06
British Journal of Special Education Journal Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd 12024 42 1.24
Sex Education Journal Routledge 5168 41 2.82
Transnational Corporations Journal UNCTAD United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 6120 27 1.92
Oral Radiology Journal Springer Japan 9461 20 2.06
Acta Periodica Technologica Journal University of Novi Sad, Faculty of Technology 19470 18 0.62
Physics and Chemistry of the Earth Journal Pergamon Press Ltd. 12927 33 0.00

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World Development Impact Score (IS) Trend

Table: Impact Score

Year Impact Score (IS)
2023/2024 Updated Soon
2022 7.22
2021 6.04
2020 5.19
2019 4.50
2018 4.43
2017 3.86
2016 3.60
2015 3.35
2014 3.00



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