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About the Journal

The International Journal of Epidemiology is an essential requirement for anyone who needs to keep up to date with epidemiological advances and new developments throughout the world.

It encourages communication among those engaged in the research, teaching, and application of epidemiology of both communicable and non-communicable disease, including research into health services and medical care.

Also covered are new methods, epidemiological and statistical, for the analysis of data used by those who practise social and preventive medicine. The International Journal of Epidemiology is published six times yearly.


Year Impact Factor Si: Public, Environmental & Occupational Health
2015 7.522 6 out of 172
2014 9.176 2 out of 162
2013 9.197 1 out of 160
2012 6.982 3 out of 158
2011 6.414 3 out of 157
2010 5.759 5 out of 140
2009 5.262 8 out of 122
2008 5.838 5 out of 105
2007 5.151 7 out of 100
2006 4.517 7 out of 98

This information is taken from the Journal Citation Reports, published annually as part of the Science Citation Index by ISI.

Abstracting and Indexing Services

The journal is covered by several major indexing services including:

Abstracts on Hygiene and Communicable Diseases
Addiction Abstracts
Biological Abstracts
CAB Abstracts
Current Contents® /Clinical Medicine
Excerpta Medica Abstract Journals
Science Citation Index®
Tropical Diseases Bulletin

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