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International Journal of Public Health

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17.10.2018 | Editorial

Violence, justice, and health: implications for a multisectoral collaboration

17.10.2018 | Original Article

Assessing the cost-effectiveness of the Peace Management Initiative as an intervention to reduce the homicide rate in a community in Kingston, Jamaica

Communities throughout the world are investigating various approaches to reduce violence, especially gun violence. Given that Jamaica’s homicide rate is currently the highest in the Caribbean and the third highest globally, the need for …

17.10.2018 | Original Article

Perceived well-being in adolescent immigrants: it matters where they come from

Immigration has increased in the last years in most Western European countries, and one of the main related aspects that deserves more attention is the health of children and adolescents with an immigrant background, as they did not choose to …

09.10.2018 | Original Article Open Access

English on cigarette packs from six non-Anglophone low- and middle-income countries

In the twentieth century, the global market for cigarettes centered around the creation of demand in high-resource countries (Jha and Peto 2014 ). Over time, the tobacco market has become more global (Jha and Chaloupka 2000 ) due to loosened trade …

03.10.2018 | Editorial

Seeking to introduce a pharmacoeconomics framework in Cyprus

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The International Journal of Public Health publishes scientific articles relevant to global public health, from different countries and cultures, and assembles them into issues that raise awareness and understanding of public health problems and solutions. The Journal welcomes submissions of original research, critical and relevant reviews, methodological papers, and manuscripts that emphasize theoretical content. IJPH sometimes publishes commentaries and opinions. Special issues highlight key areas of current research. The Editorial Board's mission is to provide a thoughtful forum for contemporary issues and challenges in global public health research and practice.

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Bibliographic Data
First published in 1955 as "Sozial-und Präventivmedizin," renamed in 2007
1 volume per year, 6 issues / volume
Online First!
ISSN 1661-8556 (print)
ISSN 1661-8564 (online)

IJPH Impact Factor and Ranking Over the Years


2-Year Impact Factor

JCR Science Edition Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

JCR Social Science Edition Public, Environmental & Occupational Health

5-Year Impact Factor



39 out of 162

18 out of 145




59 out of 162

35 out of 143




60 out of 161

27 out of 139




41 out of 158

19 out of 131




47 out of 142

23 out of 116



74 out of 122

48 out of 95

Source: Journal Citation Reports JCR, Science Edition and Social Science Edition, Thomson Reuters

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