Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Gang Research

CountryUnited States
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Gender Studies
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
PublisherNational Gang Crime Research Center
Publication typeJournals
Scope The Journal of Gang Research is an interdisciplinary journal and it is the official publication of the National Gang Crime Research Center (NGCRC). It is a peer-reviewed quarterly professional journal and the editors are well-known gang researchers or gang experts. It is abstracted in a number of different social sciences, including but not limited to: Sociological Abstracts (American Sociological Association), Psychological Abstracts (American Psychological Association), Criminal Justice Abstracts, National Criminal Justice Reference Service, Social Service Abstracts, and others. (source)

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2006Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2007Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Gender Studies2005Q3
Gender Studies2006Q4
Gender Studies2007Q4
Gender Studies2008Q3
Gender Studies2009Q2
Gender Studies2010Q3
Gender Studies2011Q3
Gender Studies2012Q3
Gender Studies2013Q4
Gender Studies2014Q4
Gender Studies2015Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2006Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2007Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q4

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.261
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.424
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.419
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.300
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.262
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.048
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.029
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20051.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.261
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.438
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.367
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.258
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.258
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.063
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.273
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.211
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.190
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.238
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20051
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20071
Self Cites20087
Self Cites20094
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Total Cites20051
Total Cites20060
Total Cites20076
Total Cites200814
Total Cites200911
Total Cites20108
Total Cites20118
Total Cites20128
Total Cites20132
Total Cites20140
Total Cites20151
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20050.000
External Cites per document20060.000
External Cites per document20070.217
External Cites per document20080.219
External Cites per document20090.233
External Cites per document20100.226
External Cites per document20110.188
External Cites per document20120.258
External Cites per document20130.063
External Cites per document20140.000
External Cites per document20150.050
Cites per document20051.000
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.261
Cites per document20080.438
Cites per document20090.367
Cites per document20100.258
Cites per document20110.250
Cites per document20120.258
Cites per document20130.063
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.050
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Citable documents20051
Citable documents200614
Citable documents200723
Citable documents200832
Citable documents200930
Citable documents201031
Citable documents201132
Citable documents201231
Citable documents201332
Citable documents201423
Citable documents201520
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20050
Uncited documents200614
Uncited documents200717
Uncited documents200823
Uncited documents200922
Uncited documents201025
Uncited documents201125
Uncited documents201223
Uncited documents201330
Uncited documents201423
Uncited documents201519
Cited documents20051
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20076
Cited documents20089
Cited documents20098
Cited documents20106
Cited documents20117
Cited documents20128
Cited documents20132
Cited documents20140
Cited documents20151
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