Impact and ranking

Contemporary Security Policy is indexed in the Social Science Citation Index, in Scopus, and ranked by Google Scholar.

Social Science Citation Index (Rank, International Relations)

Rank 2018: 33/91 (Impact Factor: 1.574)

Google Scholar (H5-index, Military Studies)

Rank 2014-2018: 12/20*
Rank 2013-2017: 13/20*
Rank 2012-2016: 13/20*
Rank 2011-2015: 12/20*
Rank 2010-2014: 14/20*

* Google Scholar only officially ranks the top-20 journals in a specific field.

Scimago Journal Rank (SJR weighted citations from Scopus, Political Science and International Relations)

Rank 2018: 81/503 (SJR: 0.797)
Rank 2017: 132/487 (SJR: 0.462)
Rank 2016: 155/489 (SJR: 0.431)
Rank 2015: 130/479 (SJR: 0.495)
Rank 2014: 109/463 (SJR: 0.533)
Rank 2013: 106/452 (SJR: 0.515)
Rank 2012: 158/442 (SJR: 0.320)
Rank 2011: 144/427 (SJR: 0.335)

Scopus (CiteScore, Political Science and International Relations)

Rank 2018: 115/495 (CiteScore: 1.21)
Rank 2017: 92/436 (CiteScore: 1.08)
Rank 2016: 162/419 (CiteScore: 0.55)
Rank 2015: 62/393 (CiteScore: 1.20)
Rank 2014: 106/377 (CiteScore: 0.63)
Rank 2013: 76/362 (CiteScore: 0.81)
Rank 2012: 121/342 (CiteScore: 0.47)
Rank 2011: 160/332 (CiteScore: 0.32)