Public Administration

Journal Rankings
TQCC Average citations Median citations H4-Index Number of Papers Impact Factor
(The TQCC is the top quartile citation count: if all publications of a journal are sorted by citation count in descending order, then the TQCC is the citation count of the publication residing at the end of the top quartile; for example, given 100 publications, the TQCC is the citation count of the 25th ranked paper. The data are based on CrossRef. The ranking can be re-used under a CC0-license.)
(Using publications from roughly 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01)
Rank Journal TQCC
1 Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory34
2 Journal of Accounting and Public Policy33
3 Journal of European Public Policy27
4 Climate Policy25
- Public Management Review25
6 Public Administration23
7 Public Administration Review21
8 American Review of Public Administration19
- Policy and Society19
10 Policy Sciences18
- Science and Public Policy18
- Journal of European Social Policy18
13 Nonprofit Management & Leadership17
- Review of Public Personnel Administration17
15 Policy and Politics16
- Policy Studies Journal16
- Administration & Society16
- Governance-An International Journal of Policy Administration and Institutions16
19 International Public Management Journal15
- Regulation & Governance15
21 Public Performance & Management Review14
22 International Review of Administrative Sciences13
23 Journal of Policy Analysis and Management12
- Public Personnel Management12
25 Local Government Studies11
- Public Policy and Administration11
- Contemporary Economic Policy11
- Social Policy & Administration11
29 Public Administration and Development10
- Environment and Planning C-Politics and Space10
- Public Money & Management10
32 Review of Policy Research9
- Journal of Public Policy9
- Policy Studies9
35 Journal of Social Policy8
- Journal of Comparative Policy Analysis8
37 Critical Policy Studies7
38 Journal of Chinese Governance6
39 Human Service Organizations Management Leadership & Governance5
40 Canadian Public Administration-Administration Publique du Canada4
- Journal of Homeland Security and Emergency Management4
- Canadian Public Policy-Analyse de Politiques4
43 Transylvanian Review of Administrative Sciences3
- Lex Localis-Journal of Local Self-Government3
45 Gestion y Politica Publica2
- Australian Journal of Public Administration2