Journal Metrics

For articles published from 2010 to the present, article metrics such as number of downloads, citations and online attention are available from each article page, and provide an overview of the attention received by a paper.

The 2015 journal metrics for Nature Genetics are as follows:

  • 2-year Impact Factor: 31.616
  • 5-year Impact Factor: 32.197
  • Immediacy index: 6.267
  • Eigenfactor ® score: 0.255300
  • Article Influence Score: 16.807
  • 2-year Median: 24

For a further description of these metrics and a summary of the metrics for all Nature journals, please visit our journal metrics page. More information underlying our approach to journal metrics may be found here.