Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Technical Writing and Communication

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
15
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
Education
PublisherSAGE Publications Inc.
Publication typeTrade Journals
ISSN15413780, 00472816
Coverage1971-1986, 1989, 1996-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
Communication1999Q4
Communication2000Q3
Communication2001Q4
Communication2002Q3
Communication2003Q4
Communication2004Q3
Communication2005Q3
Communication2006Q3
Communication2007Q2
Communication2008Q3
Communication2009Q2
Communication2010Q2
Communication2011Q2
Communication2012Q3
Communication2013Q3
Communication2014Q4
Communication2015Q3
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q1
Education1999Q4
Education2000Q3
Education2001Q4
Education2002Q3
Education2003Q4
Education2004Q3
Education2005Q3
Education2006Q3
Education2007Q1
Education2008Q3
Education2009Q3
Education2010Q2
Education2011Q3
Education2012Q3
Education2013Q3
Education2014Q4
Education2015Q3
Education2016Q2
Education2017Q2
Education2018Q1
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
19990.168
20000.257
20010.117
20020.191
20030.129
20040.204
20050.171
20060.198
20070.590
20080.204
20090.302
20100.383
20110.315
20120.227
20130.234
20140.126
20150.226
20160.351
20170.638
20180.874
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)19990.095
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.277
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.265
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.221
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.165
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.177
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.416
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.468
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.607
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.407
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.374
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.244
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.443
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.925
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.095
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.276
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.113
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.232
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.211
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.148
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.214
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.519
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.365
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.443
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.515
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.358
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.324
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.356
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.567
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.967
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.274
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.079
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.294
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.128
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.094
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.152
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.237
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.242
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.436
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.235
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.256
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.308
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.439
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.073
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.463
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 Cites19993
Self Cites200010
Self Cites20011
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20030
Self Cites20040
Self Cites20052
Self Cites20063
Self Cites20078
Self Cites20086
Self Cites200910
Self Cites20107
Self Cites20119
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20137
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20169
Self Cites201719
Self Cites201811
Total Cites19996
Total Cites200016
Total Cites20016
Total Cites200216
Total Cites20039
Total Cites200416
Total Cites20059
Total Cites200612
Total Cites200728
Total Cites200823
Total Cites200927
Total Cites201035
Total Cites201124
Total Cites201223
Total Cites201321
Total Cites201414
Total Cites201521
Total Cites201634
Total Cites201759
Total Cites201879
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 document19990.048
External Cites per document20000.103
External Cites per document20010.094
External Cites per document20020.232
External Cites per document20030.125
External Cites per document20040.211
External Cites per document20050.115
External Cites per document20060.161
External Cites per document20070.370
External Cites per document20080.270
External Cites per document20090.279
External Cites per document20100.412
External Cites per document20110.224
External Cites per document20120.282
External Cites per document20130.222
External Cites per document20140.237
External Cites per document20150.288
External Cites per document20160.417
External Cites per document20170.656
External Cites per document20181.097
Cites per document19990.095
Cites per document20000.276
Cites per document20010.113
Cites per document20020.232
Cites per document20030.125
Cites per document20040.211
Cites per document20050.148
Cites per document20060.214
Cites per document20070.519
Cites per document20080.365
Cites per document20090.443
Cites per document20100.515
Cites per document20110.358
Cites per document20120.324
Cites per document20130.333
Cites per document20140.237
Cites per document20150.356
Cites per document20160.567
Cites per document20170.967
Cites per document20181.274
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20015.00
20020.00
20036.90
20046.67
20055.26
20064.76
20074.17
20080.00
20090.00
20104.35
20110.00
20129.52
20135.26
20140.00
20154.76
20160.00
20170.00
201814.29
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20011
Non-citable documents200211
Non-citable documents200316
Non-citable documents200421
Non-citable documents200511
Non-citable documents20067
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20182
Citable documents199963
Citable documents200058
Citable documents200153
Citable documents200269
Citable documents200372
Citable documents200476
Citable documents200561
Citable documents200656
Citable documents200754
Citable documents200863
Citable documents200961
Citable documents201068
Citable documents201167
Citable documents201271
Citable documents201363
Citable documents201459
Citable documents201559
Citable documents201660
Citable documents201761
Citable documents201862
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 documents199959
Uncited documents200045
Uncited documents200150
Uncited documents200268
Uncited documents200381
Uncited documents200483
Uncited documents200566
Uncited documents200652
Uncited documents200734
Uncited documents200847
Uncited documents200940
Uncited documents201044
Uncited documents201148
Uncited documents201255
Uncited documents201346
Uncited documents201449
Uncited documents201546
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents201730
Uncited documents201827
Cited documents19994
Cited documents200013
Cited documents20014
Cited documents200212
Cited documents20037
Cited documents200414
Cited documents20056
Cited documents200611
Cited documents200721
Cited documents200817
Cited documents200921
Cited documents201025
Cited documents201120
Cited documents201217
Cited documents201318
Cited documents201411
Cited documents201516
Cited documents201618
Cited documents201734
Cited documents201837
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