Review Speed

48 36 24 12 Weeks 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
  • 41.2 weeks
  • 12.6 weeks
  • 33.2 weeks
  • 10.4 weeks
  • 22.3 weeks
  • 9.0 weeks
  • 42.6 weeks
  • 17.5 weeks
  • 16.1 weeks
  • 11.8 weeks

About Review Speed

Indication of review speed at the journal level.

Metrics

Year Submission to first decision Submission to final decision
2017 11.8 16.1
2016 17.5 42.6
2015 9.0 22.3
2014 10.4 33.2
2013 12.6 41.2

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.