36(top 1%)
Impact Factor
39.8(top 1%)
extended IF
891(top 1%)
H-Index
20,780
authors
170,892
papers
6,179,067
citations
27,730
citing journals
839,951
citing authors
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Impact Factor of Lancet, The based on the number of citations over 2-year window
The graph shows the changes in the impact factor of Lancet, The and its the corresponding percentile for the sake of comparison with the entire literature. Impact Factor is the most common scientometric index, which is defined by the number of citations of papers in two preceding years divided by the number of papers published in those years.
This graph shows how the impact factor of Lancet, The is computed. The left axis depicts the number of papers published in years X-1 and X2, and the right axis displays their citations in year X.

How Influential is Lancet, The?

Lancet, The is the 9th out of 15,471 Health Sciences journals. This means the journal is among the top 1% in the science branch of Health Sciences.