Top 25 Public Health Journals

Source: 2014 Journal Citation Reports (JCR) Science and Social Science Editions, Institute for Scientific Information,
Subject Category: Public, Environmental and Occupational Health

Journal NameImpact Factor1Public Health Knowledge Domain
Lancet Global Health, The 10.042 Global Health
International Journal of Epidemiology 9.176 Epidemiology
Environmental Health Perspectives 7.977 Environmental Health
Epidemiologic Reviews 6.667 Epidemiology
Annual Review of Public Health 6.469 General Public Health
Epidemiology 6.196 Epidemiology
Tobacco Control 5.933 Social and Behavioral Sciences
European Journal of Epidemiology 5.339 Epidemiology
American Journal of Epidemiology 5.230 Epidemiology
Bulletin of the World Health Organization 5.089 Global Health ; General Public Health
Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health Part B: Critical Reviews 4.970 Environmental Health
Indoor Air 4.904
American Journal of Public Health 4.552 General Public Health
American Journal of Preventive Medicine 4.527 General Public Health
Environmental Research 4.373 Environmental Health
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 4.175 Communicable Diseases ; Epidemiology
Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 4.125 Chronic Diseases & Conditions ; Epidemiology
International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health 3.829 Environmental Health
Journal of Adolescent Health 3.612 Maternal & Child Health
Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health 3.501 Epidemiology ; Community Health ; General Public Health
Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health 3.454 Environmental Health ; Occupational Health
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 3.417 Epidemiology
Health Expectations 3.410 Health Services Administration
Environmental Health: A Global Access Science Source 3.372
Nicotine & Tobacco Research 3.296 Social and Behavioral Sciences

1Impact Factor=measure of the frequency with which the "average article" in a journal has been cited in a particular year.