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Table 1 Journals ranked by Impact Factor (IF) in 2003

From: Time trends in the impact factor of Public Health journals

Title IAC IF(2003) mean p-value
ANNU. REV. PUBL. HEALTH 0.225 5.179 3.158 0.010
CANCER. EPIDEMI. BIOMAR 0.214 4.720 3.475 0.001
AM. J. EPIDEMIOL 0.099 4.486 3.788 0.000
EPIDEMIOLOGY 0.250 4.220 3.093 0.000
AM. J. PUBLIC. HEALTH 0.076 3.363 3.057 0.010
EPIDEMIOL. REV -0.175 3.306 3.203 0.076
INT. J. EPIDEMIOL 0.125 3.289 1.820 0.001
AM. J. PREV. MED 0.232 3.256 1.440 0.000
TOBACC. CONTROL 0.509 3.164 2.052 0.181
MED. CARE 0.105 3.152 2.379 0.004
ENVIRON. HEALTH. PERSP 0.220 3.038 2.192 0.000
DRUG. SAFETY 0.238 2.971 2.059 0.000
CANCER. CAUSE. CONTROL 0.087 2.726 2.623 0.061
B. WORLD. HEALTH. ORGAN 0.115 2.442 1.838 0.001
ANN. EPIDEMIOL 0.141 2.345 1.995 0.001
J. EPIDEMIOL. COMMUN. H 0.075 2.332 1.679 0.003
PSYCHIATR. SERV 0.138 2.274 1.658 0.004
GENET. EPIDEMIOL 0.018 2.265 1.681 0.544
J. CLIN. EPIDEMIOL 0.065 2.227 1.872 0.001
TROP. MED. INT. HEALTH 0.181 2.156 1.477 0.003
TR. ROY. SOC. TROP. MED. H 0.064 2.114 1.553 0.001
AM. J. TROP. MED. HYG 0.019 2.105 1.950 0.058
QUAL. LIFE. RES -0.171 2.000 2.089 0.149
INFECT. CONT. HOSP. EP 0.081 1.951 2.074 0.035
PREV. MED 0.013 1.889 1.540 0.568
J. MED. SCREEN -0.033 1.867 1.815 0.696
OCCUP. ENVIRON. MED 0.100 1.847 1.755 0.013
SCAN. J. WORK. ENV. HEA 0.075 1.816 1.433 0.001
NEUROEPIDEMIOLOGY 0.095 1.762 1.411 0.001
J. ADOLESCENT. HEALTH 0.082 1.674 1.361 0.000
PAEDIATR. PERINAT. EP 0.132 1.673 1.176 0.005
J. WOMEN. HEALTH. GEN. B 0.388 1.561 0.928 0.007
AM. J. IND. MED 0.049 1.542 1.256 0.001
EPIDEMIOL. INFECT 0.023 1.509 1.594 0.199
J. OCCUP. ENVIRON. MED 0.081 1.472 1.349 0.121
QUAL. HEALTH. CARE 0.056 1.466 1.232 0.221
J. AEROSOL. MED 0.056 1.459 0.818 0.006
ENVIRON. RES 0.058 1.452 1.390 0.068
INT. ARCH. OCC. ENV. HEA 0.026 1.388 1.086 0.072
ANN. OCCUP. HYG 0.070 1.357 1.041 0.002
J. URBAN. HEALTH 0.316 1.286 0.723 0.002
EUR. J. PUBLIC. HEALTH 0.002 1.281 1.044 0.983
J. EXPO. ANAL. ENV. EPID 0.124 1.263 1.033 0.001
PALLIATIVE. MED -0.103 1.185 1.627 0.060
PUBLIC. HEALTH. REP 0.025 1.139 1.012 0.192
STAT. MED 0.030 1.134 1.238 0.094
PATIENT. EDUC. COUNS 0.103 1.130 0.774 0.001
COMUNITY. DENT. ORAL 0.069 1.100 0.976 0.002
INT. J. HYG. ENVIR. HEAL 0.302 1.085 0.822 0.142
J. OCCUP. HEALTH -0.040 1.047 1.049 0.445
SCAN. J. PUBLIC. HEALT 0.207 1.018 0.714 0.044
ANN. TROP. MED. PARASIT 0.052 1.010 0.837 0.000
J. PUBLIC. HEALTH. DENT -0.010 1.000 0.787 0.568
J. PUBLIC. HEALTH. MED 0.032 0.973 0.805 0.014
EUR. J. EPIDEMIOL 0.022 0.972 0.676 0.080
AVIAT. SPACE. ENVIR. MD 0.075 0.946 0.681 0.007
FLUORIDE 0.034 0.907 0.560 0.018
ANN. HUM. BIOL 0.026 0.885 0.787 0.001
ARCH. ENVIRON. HEALTH -0.054 0.878 1.391 0.028
J. SCHOOL. HEALTH 0.039 0.868 0.688 0.185
ANN. AGR. ENV. MED 0.216 0.827 0.590 0.065
HEALTH. PHYS 0.012 0.777 0.865 0.385
J. ENVIRON. SCI. HEAL. B -0.034 0.758 0.718 0.131
INT. J. TECHNOL. ASSESS 0.013 0.754 0.922 0.686
SOZ. PREVENTIV. MED 0.170 0.750 0.525 0.013
PUBLIC. HEALTH 0.025 0.697 0.522 0.010
OCCUP. MED. OXFORD 0.041 0.693 0.464 0.010
BIOMED. ENVIRON. SCI -0.036 0.609 0.557 0.596
AIHAJ 0.180 0.601 0.449 0.166
INT. J. ENVIRON. HEAL. R 0.094 0.588 0.419 0.088
ENVIRON. GEOCHEM. HLTH 0.027 0.565 0.369 0.082
INDOOR. BUILT. ENVIRON 0.085 0.525 0.496 0.542
TOXICOL. IND. HEALTH 0.106 0.508 1.051 0.206
REV. EPIDEMIOL. SANTE 0.024 0.485 0.401 0.003
IND. HEALTH 0.015 0.474 0.497 0.262
TROP. DOCT 0.022 0.347 0.326 0.089
J. ENVIRON. HEALTH 0.021 0.341 0.228 0.007
J. PUBLIC. HEALTH. POL -0.023 0.314 0.615 0.675
WILD. ENVIRON. MED -0.019 0.280 0.339 0.822
B. SOC. PATHOL. EXOT -0.092 0.183 0.262 0.154
  1. IAC = index of annual change