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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.


YearImpact FactorSi: Public, Environmental & Occupational Health
20157.5226 out of 172
20149.1762 out of 162
20139.1971 out of 160
20126.9823 out of 158
20116.4143 out of 157
20105.7595 out of 140
20095.2628 out of 122
20085.8385 out of 105
20075.1517 out of 100
20064.5177 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