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H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Political Science and International Relations
PublisherUniversidad Complutense de Madrid
Publication typeJournals
ISSN16962206
Coverage2012-ongoing
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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Political Science and International Relations2013Q4
Political Science and International Relations2014Q3
Political Science and International Relations2015Q3
Political Science and International Relations2016Q3
Political Science and International Relations2017Q4
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20130.100
20140.143
20150.187
20160.209
20170.102
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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.027
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.092
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.077
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.182
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.027
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.077
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.217
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.106
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.027
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.088
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.194
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.170
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20143
Self Cites20157
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20170
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20131
Total Cites20147
Total Cites20159
Total Cites201623
Total Cites201710
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20120
External Cites per document20130.027
External Cites per document20140.053
External Cites per document20150.017
External Cites per document20160.151
External Cites per document20170.106
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.027
Cites per document20140.092
Cites per document20150.077
Cites per document20160.217
Cites per document20170.106
% 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
20125.13
20137.32
20144.76
20150.00
20160.00
20170.00
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents201610
Non-citable documents201710
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201337
Citable documents201476
Citable documents2015117
Citable documents2016106
Citable documents201794
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20120
Uncited documents201338
Uncited documents201473
Uncited documents2015114
Uncited documents201698
Uncited documents201796
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20131
Cited documents20147
Cited documents20158
Cited documents201618
Cited documents20178
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