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Impact Factor & Ranking Results

*From the Journal Citation Reports (Web of Science Group, 2023)

With 965 journals now ranked in the JCR, Sage continues to experience consistent growth within the reports.  This year ESCI and AHCI indexed journals were given Impact Factors resulting in 293 new journals receiving rankings. 76 Sage journals have received a top 10 category rank, with 1 journal receiving their first Impact Factor (IF) in the SSCI/SCIE index. 191 titles are now ranked in the top 30% of the JCR, and 54% of Sage journals are ranked within the top half of their subject category. In the 2023 release Sage publishes the market leading journal within 6 categories shown below.

A 8% increase in coverage in the SSCI over the last five years means that there are now 452 Sage journals in the SSCI.  49% of the SSCI journals received an increased IF in the 2023 release. 120 journals are now placed in the top 25% of the JCR rankings for their category.

In the 2023 release Sage publishes the market-leading journal within 6 SSCI categories: Family Studies; Geography; Psychology, Multidisciplinary; Psychology, Psychoanalysis; Psychology, Social; Social Work.

Over the last five years, Sage has seen a 7% increase in the number of titles in the SCI index, primarily due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth across the medical, engineering and technology disciplines, with Sage continuing to be one of the top five publishers of medical journals in the world. Sage’s coverage within SCI has 273 journals now ranked and 37 journals in the top 25% of their SCI category.

In the 2023 release Sage publishes the market-leading journal by 5 year Impact Factor in 14 categories: Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology; Education & Educational Research; Education, Special; Family Studies; Geography (SSCI); History & Philosophy Of Science (SCIE and SSCI); Psychology, Multidisciplinary; Psychology, Social; Rehabilitation (SSCI); Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary; Social Work; Sociology; Womens Studies.


Sage Journals in the SSCI

Sage Journals in the SCI