Review Speed

32 24 16 8 Weeks 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
  • 31.6 weeks
  • 22.0 weeks
  • 25.0 weeks
  • 17.9 weeks
  • 25.9 weeks
  • 17.2 weeks
  • 21.2 weeks
  • 14.8 weeks
  • 24.7 weeks
  • 18.1 weeks

About Review Speed

Indication of review speed at the journal level.

Metrics

Year Submission to first decision Submission to final decision
2016 18.1 24.7
2015 14.8 21.2
2014 17.2 25.9
2013 17.9 25.0
2012 22.0 31.6

Definition

Review Speed

The average number of weeks it takes for an article to go through the review process for this journal. There are two key periods:

  • 1. From manuscript submission to the initial decision on the article.
  • 2. From manuscript submission to the final decision.
  • When you mouse over the green and white circles in the graph above, the average number of weeks for an article in this journal to reach these key points is displayed.

other metrics in speed