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Caribbean Journal of Science

Country Puerto Rico  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Puerto Rico
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Subject Area and CategoryMultidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
PublisherUniversity of Puerto Rico
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00086452
Coverage1980, 1982-2010, 2016-ongoing
Scope The Caribbean Journal of Science publishes articles, research notes, and book reviews pertinent to natural science of the Caribbean region. The emphasis is on botany, zoology, ecology, conservation biology and management, geology, archaeology, and paleontology. The mission as a nonprofit scholarly journal is to publish quality, peer-reviewed papers and to make them widely available.

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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
Multidisciplinary1999Q2
Multidisciplinary2000Q2
Multidisciplinary2001Q2
Multidisciplinary2002Q1
Multidisciplinary2003Q1
Multidisciplinary2004Q1
Multidisciplinary2005Q1
Multidisciplinary2006Q1
Multidisciplinary2007Q1
Multidisciplinary2008Q1
Multidisciplinary2009Q2
Multidisciplinary2010Q2
Multidisciplinary2011Q3
Multidisciplinary2012Q2
Multidisciplinary2013Q3
Multidisciplinary2018Q4
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
19990.258
20000.208
20010.235
20020.292
20030.335
20040.315
20050.265
20060.319
20070.311
20080.390
20090.182
20100.229
20110.169
20120.193
20130.145
20180.127
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)19990.313
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.287
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.253
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.574
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.603
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.579
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.651
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.556
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.526
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.531
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.475
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.743
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.154
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.540
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.606
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.645
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.649
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.446
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.385
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.392
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.341
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.222
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.117
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.241
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.275
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.548
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.717
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.573
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.443
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.472
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.534
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.493
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.383
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.189
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.049
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.222
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 Cites199910
Self Cites20005
Self Cites200110
Self Cites20028
Self Cites20037
Self Cites200413
Self Cites200523
Self Cites20065
Self Cites20073
Self Cites20087
Self Cites20091
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20180
Total Cites199941
Total Cites200016
Total Cites200127
Total Cites200225
Total Cites200347
Total Cites200463
Total Cites200569
Total Cites200686
Total Cites200792
Total Cites200896
Total Cites200954
Total Cites201051
Total Cites201147
Total Cites201229
Total Cites201314
Total Cites20160
Total Cites20182
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 document19990.237
External Cites per document20000.106
External Cites per document20010.167
External Cites per document20020.173
External Cites per document20030.460
External Cites per document20040.481
External Cites per document20050.430
External Cites per document20060.494
External Cites per document20070.511
External Cites per document20080.601
External Cites per document20090.438
External Cites per document20100.490
External Cites per document20110.385
External Cites per document20120.392
External Cites per document20130.341
External Cites per document20160
External Cites per document20180.222
Cites per document19990.313
Cites per document20000.154
Cites per document20010.265
Cites per document20020.255
Cites per document20030.540
Cites per document20040.606
Cites per document20050.645
Cites per document20060.524
Cites per document20070.529
Cites per document20080.649
Cites per document20090.446
Cites per document20100.500
Cites per document20110.385
Cites per document20120.392
Cites per document20130.341
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20180.222
% 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
199944.83
200012.00
200122.73
200238.89
200326.19
200425.53
200534.67
200635.19
200733.33
200830.77
200923.53
201031.71
20110
20120
20130
201644.44
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20072
Non-citable documents200811
Non-citable documents200915
Non-citable documents201014
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents1999131
Citable documents2000104
Citable documents2001102
Citable documents200298
Citable documents200387
Citable documents2004104
Citable documents2005107
Citable documents2006164
Citable documents2007174
Citable documents2008148
Citable documents2009121
Citable documents2010102
Citable documents2011122
Citable documents201274
Citable documents201341
Citable documents20160
Citable documents20189
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 documents1999100
Uncited documents200091
Uncited documents200178
Uncited documents200275
Uncited documents200357
Uncited documents200462
Uncited documents200562
Uncited documents2006103
Uncited documents2007118
Uncited documents2008100
Uncited documents2009100
Uncited documents201083
Uncited documents201192
Uncited documents201261
Uncited documents201330
Uncited documents20160
Uncited documents20187
Cited documents199931
Cited documents200013
Cited documents200124
Cited documents200223
Cited documents200330
Cited documents200442
Cited documents200545
Cited documents200661
Cited documents200758
Cited documents200859
Cited documents200936
Cited documents201033
Cited documents201135
Cited documents201214
Cited documents201311
Cited documents20160
Cited documents20182
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