Members of BAPH who publish in Archives of Public Health benefit from a 20% reduction in article processing charges using the waiver reference TC1600254812. (BAPH will confirm your membership with the journal.)

Archives of Public Health is a broad scope public health journal, dedicated to publishing all sound science in the field of public health.

The journal aims to better the understanding of the health of populations. It contributes to public health knowledge, enhances the interaction between research, policy and practice and stimulates public health monitoring and indicator development.

The journal considers submissions on health outcomes and their determinants, with clear statements about the public health and policy implications. Archives of Public Health welcomes methodological papers (e.g., on study design and bias), papers on health services research, health economics, community interventions, and epidemiological studies dealing with international comparisons, the determinants of inequality in health, and the environmental, behavioral, social, demographic and occupational correlates of health and diseases.

The journal’s Impact Factor (IF) has increased from 1.774 to 2.589.


Herman Van Oyen, Epidemiology and public health, Sciensano, Belgium
Olivier Bruyère, Public Health, Epidemiology and Health Economics, University of Liège, Belgium

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Annual Journal Metrics

71 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
39 days to first decision for all manuscripts
137 days from submission to acceptance
23 days from acceptance to publication

Citation Impact
2.589 – 2-year Impact Factor
3.260 – 5-year Impact Factor
1.241 – Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP)
0.914 – SCImago Journal Rank (SJR)

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