Unlike impact factors, CiteScore measures the contributions of journals with a broader coverage and more long-term (4 years) basis.
The May 2022 published scores for 2021 are defined as: “CiteScore 2021 counts the citations received in 2018-2021 to articles, reviews, conference papers, book chapters and data papers published in 2018-2021, and divides this by the number of publications published in 2018-2021.”
CiteScore of Scopus for the Journal of Population Economics is now 6.5 in 2021 following 3.9 in 2020.
The CiteScore Rank in 2021: 75/696, Q1 in Economics and Econometrics & 3/124, Q1 in Demography.
The CiteScoreTracker 2022 (June) is already 6.5.
The Journal of Population Economics is in good company:
- Economics and Econometrics: Journal of Labor Economics 6.4; Journal of Human Resources 5.4.
- Demography: Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 6.9; Demography 5.7.