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Table 4 Change between ABS10 and ABS15 rankings: Detailed breakdown

From: Journal rankings and publication strategy

- ABS 15 ABS10 Count
Unchanged 1 1 120
Decrease 1 2 18
New 1 - 341
Increase 2 1 53
Unchanged 2 2 223
Decrease 2 3 17
New 2 - 177
Increase 3 1 8
Increase 3 2 45
Unchanged 3 3 182
Decrease 3 4 7
New 3 - 68
Increase 4 1 1
Increase 4 3 29
Unchanged 4 4 54
Decrease 4 - 3
Increase 4* 4 32
New 4* - 1
  1. Note: The table shows a detail breakdown of the ABS ranking change between the 2010 and 2015 ranking editions. Each observation is a separate journal. Each row shows how many journals (count column) moved from a given ranking in 2010 (ABS10 column) to a new ranking in 2015 (ABS15 column).
  2. Source: Academic Journal Guide.