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Africa Development/Afrique et Developpement

Country Senegal  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Senegal
9
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Development
Political Science and International Relations
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherCouncil for the Development of Economic and Social Research in Africa
Publication typeJournals
ISSN08503907
Coverage1978-1979, 1981-1986, 1990, 1994-1995, 2007-ongoing
Scope Africa Development is the quarterly bilingual journal of CODESRIA. It is a social science journal whose major focus is on issues which are central to the development of society. Its principal objective is to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas among African scholars from a variety of intellectual persuasions and various disciplines. The journal also encourages other contributors working on Africa or those undertaking comparative analysis of developing world issues.

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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
Development2008Q4
Development2009Q4
Development2010Q4
Development2011Q4
Development2012Q4
Development2013Q4
Development2014Q3
Development2015Q3
Development2016Q4
Development2017Q4
Development2018Q4
Political Science and International Relations2008Q4
Political Science and International Relations2009Q4
Political Science and International Relations2010Q4
Political Science and International Relations2011Q4
Political Science and International Relations2012Q4
Political Science and International Relations2013Q4
Political Science and International Relations2014Q3
Political Science and International Relations2015Q3
Political Science and International Relations2016Q4
Political Science and International Relations2017Q3
Political Science and International Relations2018Q4
Sociology and Political Science2008Q4
Sociology and Political Science2009Q4
Sociology and Political Science2010Q4
Sociology and Political Science2011Q4
Sociology and Political Science2012Q4
Sociology and Political Science2013Q4
Sociology and Political Science2014Q3
Sociology and Political Science2015Q3
Sociology and Political Science2016Q4
Sociology and Political Science2017Q3
Sociology and Political Science2018Q4
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
20080.101
20090.100
20100.114
20110.126
20120.124
20130.118
20140.159
20150.179
20160.123
20170.155
20180.130
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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.015
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.254
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.180
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.365
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.340
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.198
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.031
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.015
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.183
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.137
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.440
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.339
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.150
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.198
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.031
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.015
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.151
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.086
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.121
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.283
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.240
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.098
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.121
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20180
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20081
Total Cites20091
Total Cites20108
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201210
Total Cites201313
Total Cites201433
Total Cites201521
Total Cites20169
Total Cites201714
Total Cites201820
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.031
External Cites per document20090.015
External Cites per document20100.094
External Cites per document20110.183
External Cites per document20120.128
External Cites per document20130.137
External Cites per document20140.440
External Cites per document20150.306
External Cites per document20160.150
External Cites per document20170.159
External Cites per document20180.198
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.031
Cites per document20090.015
Cites per document20100.094
Cites per document20110.183
Cites per document20120.128
Cites per document20130.137
Cites per document20140.440
Cites per document20150.339
Cites per document20160.150
Cites per document20170.171
Cites per document20180.198
% 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
200712.50
20083.03
20090.00
20100.00
20113.45
20127.89
201322.22
20140.00
201510.81
20163.23
201715.00
20180
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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20187
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200832
Citable documents200965
Citable documents201085
Citable documents201182
Citable documents201278
Citable documents201395
Citable documents201475
Citable documents201562
Citable documents201660
Citable documents201782
Citable documents2018101
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200831
Uncited documents200964
Uncited documents201079
Uncited documents201171
Uncited documents201273
Uncited documents201384
Uncited documents201461
Uncited documents201552
Uncited documents201653
Uncited documents201771
Uncited documents201894
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20081
Cited documents20091
Cited documents20107
Cited documents201112
Cited documents20126
Cited documents201312
Cited documents201415
Cited documents201511
Cited documents20169
Cited documents201713
Cited documents201814
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