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This is the online version of the Philippine Journal of Science (Philipp J Sci or PJS)—an open-access, single-blind peer-reviewed journal on natural sciences, engineering, mathematics, and social sciences. PJS is published by the Department of Science and Technology and managed by Science and Technology Information Institute.

PJS Centennial Issue

The first issue of PJS came out in 1906. It ceased publication in 1941 during the Second World War and resumed publication in 1947. It celebrated its 100th year anniversary in 2006.

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Key statistics (2016–2020)
 

Manuscript submission rate

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Yearly 72 113 115 186 345
Monthly 6.00 ± 2.76 9.42 ± 3.63 9.58 ± 3.20 15.50 ± 9.89 28.75 ± 12.64
Percentage
increase
20% 57% 2% 62% 85%


Authors per article

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Average 3.90 3.50 3.99 4.75 4.22


Manuscript submission with foreign author/s

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Total 15 27 27 14 44
Percentage 20.83% 23.89% 23.48% 7.5% 12.75%


Manuscript co-submission from at least two institutions

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Total 24 36 43 64 129
Percentage 33.33% 31.86% 37.39% 34.41% 37.39%


Manuscript s
ubmission by discipline

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Agriculture, Forestry 19 30 31 41 62
Biology 18 31 17 49 113
Chemistry 2 5 13 11 28
Earth & Environ. Sci. 4 6 2 20 11
Engineering 7 7 5 7 11
Forensics 7 3 0 0 0
Math, Com. Sci., Stat. 4 5 7 13 22
Medicine, Health Sci. 0 4 1 6 23
Nutrition, Food Sci. & Tech. 6 11 25 21 40
Physics 3 0 4 7 16
Public Admin. & Gov. 4 5 4 0 1
Social Sci. 5 9 5 9 14


Review duration

   2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Months  6.95
 4.62
3.04 3.03 2.50
Weeks 29.79  19.80 13.04 12.98 10.72
Days 208.52 138.61 91.25 90.87 75.06


Published articles by local universities

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Total 30 31 41 52 75
Top 3

UPD (10)
UPLB (7)
DLSU (2)

UPD (10)
UPLB (6)
DLSU (4)

UPLB (10)
UPD (9)
UPV (6)

UPLB (21)
UPD (13)
UPMin (5)

UPLB (22)
UPD (14)
UPMin (7)


Pages for regular articles per volume

 
 2016  2017 2018 2019 2020
Total 373 453 718 806 1,420