Journal Statistics

Statistics about AGU Journals including times to decisions and Journal Impact Factors (JIFs).  For context about the JIF see this discussion. Times to decision are for the most recent quarter and include only those manuscripts that were sent to review.

            Journal Impact Factor 5-Year Impact Factor Submissions YTD* Published YTD* Mean # Days to 1st Decision  Median # Days to 1st Decision
Earth’s Future 4.9 5.8 143 67 79 75
Earth and Space Science 68 36 73 55
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 3.2 3.4 410 189 61 52
GeoHealth 41 23 68 64
Geophysical Research Letters 4.3 4.6 3003 1075 31 28
Global Biogeochemical Cycles 4.7 5.1 173 85 83 76
Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics 2.7 2.5 855 648 45 43
Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 3.4 3.8  959 380 61 57
Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 2.9 3.1  757 427 60 56
Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres 3.5 3.9 1180 573 62 58
Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 3.7 3.3 175 102 46 44
Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface 3.4 3.7 273 84  99 95
Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 3.4 4.1 388 147 60 52
Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems (JAMES) 4.2 6.0 227 114 64 58
Paleoceanography 3.3 3.7 156 56  59 60
Reviews of Geophysics 12.3 15.8 30 22  85 81
Radio Science 1.6 1.7 176 95 73 70
Space Weather 2.6 2.6 128 94 34 31
Tectonics 3.8 4.3 314 82  75 67
Water Resources Research 4.4 4.7 1374 468  65 60

* Cumulative through September 30, 2017