Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Ophthalmology

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States
Media Ranking in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Elsevier Inc.

H-Index

267

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

15494713, 01616420

Coverage

1958, 1978-2022

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

aaojournal@aao.org

Scope

Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, serves society by publishing clinical and basic science research and other relevant manuscripts that relate to the sense of sight. Excellence is pursued through unbiased peer-review, the advancement of innovation and discovery, and the promotion of lifelong learning. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Ophthalmology1999Q1
Ophthalmology2000Q1
Ophthalmology2001Q1
Ophthalmology2002Q1
Ophthalmology2003Q1
Ophthalmology2004Q1
Ophthalmology2005Q1
Ophthalmology2006Q1
Ophthalmology2007Q1
Ophthalmology2008Q1
Ophthalmology2009Q1
Ophthalmology2010Q1
Ophthalmology2011Q1
Ophthalmology2012Q1
Ophthalmology2013Q1
Ophthalmology2014Q1
Ophthalmology2015Q1
Ophthalmology2016Q1
Ophthalmology2017Q1
Ophthalmology2018Q1
Ophthalmology2019Q1
Ophthalmology2020Q1
Ophthalmology2021Q1
Ophthalmology2022Q1
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
19992.521
20002.651
20012.409
20022.479
20032.527
20042.784
20052.899
20063.573
20073.038
20083.742
20093.860
20104.196
20114.585
20124.724
20134.493
20144.296
20154.796
20164.733
20174.896
20184.198
20194.414
20205.028
20214.412
20223.913
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
1999447
2000441
2001489
2002453
2003475
2004420
2005411
2006507
2007539
2008521
2009488
2010491
2011536
2012568
2013558
2014455
2015499
2016545
2017459
2018408
2019391
2020417
2021370
2022303
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)19992.454
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.901
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.902
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.984
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.309
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.641
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.900
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.195
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.288
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.795
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20135.018
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20145.073
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.592
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.688
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.450
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.227
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.834
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20205.133
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20215.706
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20225.956
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.454
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.849
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.874
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.947
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.842
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.225
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.619
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.963
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.194
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.019
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20094.002
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20104.273
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20124.752
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.995
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20145.085
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20155.636
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.739
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.560
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.656
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.711
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20204.766
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20215.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20225.577
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.291
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.767
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.680
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.569
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.635
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.959
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20053.577
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.864
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20074.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.880
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20104.117
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20114.368
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20124.526
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.888
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.881
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20155.541
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.889
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.816
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.332
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.279
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20204.791
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20215.150
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20225.470
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 Cites1999373
Self Cites2000407
Self Cites2001432
Self Cites2002372
Self Cites2003361
Self Cites2004363
Self Cites2005389
Self Cites2006514
Self Cites2007464
Self Cites2008448
Self Cites2009574
Self Cites2010492
Self Cites2011614
Self Cites2012533
Self Cites2013582
Self Cites2014586
Self Cites2015633
Self Cites2016560
Self Cites2017434
Self Cites2018342
Self Cites2019280
Self Cites2020276
Self Cites2021226
Self Cites2022179
Total Cites19992913
Total Cites20003584
Total Cites20013800
Total Cites20024058
Total Cites20033930
Total Cites20044570
Total Cites20054878
Total Cites20065176
Total Cites20075612
Total Cites20085855
Total Cites20096271
Total Cites20106615
Total Cites20116786
Total Cites20127199
Total Cites20137967
Total Cites20148451
Total Cites20158911
Total Cites20168677
Total Cites20178334
Total Cites20186998
Total Cites20196652
Total Cites20205996
Total Cites20217026
Total Cites20226570
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 document19992.140
External Cites per document20002.525
External Cites per document20012.548
External Cites per document20022.677
External Cites per document20032.581
External Cites per document20042.969
External Cites per document20053.330
External Cites per document20063.570
External Cites per document20073.848
External Cites per document20083.711
External Cites per document20093.636
External Cites per document20103.955
External Cites per document20114.115
External Cites per document20124.400
External Cites per document20134.630
External Cites per document20144.732
External Cites per document20155.236
External Cites per document20165.368
External Cites per document20175.270
External Cites per document20184.428
External Cites per document20194.513
External Cites per document20204.547
External Cites per document20215.592
External Cites per document20225.425
Cites per document19992.454
Cites per document20002.849
Cites per document20012.874
Cites per document20022.947
Cites per document20032.842
Cites per document20043.225
Cites per document20053.619
Cites per document20063.963
Cites per document20074.194
Cites per document20084.019
Cites per document20094.002
Cites per document20104.273
Cites per document20114.524
Cites per document20124.752
Cites per document20134.995
Cites per document20145.085
Cites per document20155.636
Cites per document20165.739
Cites per document20175.560
Cites per document20184.656
Cites per document20194.711
Cites per document20204.766
Cites per document20215.778
Cites per document20225.577
% 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
199914.32
200013.61
200112.27
200212.14
200311.58
200416.19
200515.09
200611.64
200714.84
200812.86
200917.21
201017.31
201120.90
201219.01
201323.30
201425.49
201524.45
201626.24
201723.53
201832.60
201927.11
202028.30
202130.81
202232.67
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 documents1999250
Non-citable documents2000271
Non-citable documents2001305
Non-citable documents2002362
Non-citable documents2003390
Non-citable documents2004420
Non-citable documents2005355
Non-citable documents2006324
Non-citable documents2007369
Non-citable documents2008485
Non-citable documents2009585
Non-citable documents2010558
Non-citable documents2011515
Non-citable documents2012522
Non-citable documents2013580
Non-citable documents2014606
Non-citable documents2015517
Non-citable documents2016461
Non-citable documents2017458
Non-citable documents2018582
Non-citable documents2019612
Non-citable documents2020626
Non-citable documents2021594
Non-citable documents2022568
Citable documents1999937
Citable documents2000987
Citable documents20011017
Citable documents20021015
Citable documents2003993
Citable documents2004997
Citable documents2005993
Citable documents2006982
Citable documents2007969
Citable documents2008972
Citable documents2009982
Citable documents2010990
Citable documents2011985
Citable documents2012993
Citable documents20131015
Citable documents20141056
Citable documents20151064
Citable documents20161051
Citable documents20171041
Citable documents2018921
Citable documents2019800
Citable documents2020632
Citable documents2021622
Citable documents2022610
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 documents1999382
Uncited documents2000408
Uncited documents2001419
Uncited documents2002448
Uncited documents2003495
Uncited documents2004482
Uncited documents2005418
Uncited documents2006379
Uncited documents2007424
Uncited documents2008474
Uncited documents2009583
Uncited documents2010519
Uncited documents2011473
Uncited documents2012471
Uncited documents2013492
Uncited documents2014528
Uncited documents2015458
Uncited documents2016430
Uncited documents2017452
Uncited documents2018561
Uncited documents2019568
Uncited documents2020537
Uncited documents2021499
Uncited documents2022467
Cited documents1999805
Cited documents2000850
Cited documents2001903
Cited documents2002929
Cited documents2003888
Cited documents2004935
Cited documents2005930
Cited documents2006927
Cited documents2007914
Cited documents2008983
Cited documents2009984
Cited documents20101029
Cited documents20111027
Cited documents20121044
Cited documents20131103
Cited documents20141134
Cited documents20151123
Cited documents20161082
Cited documents20171047
Cited documents2018942
Cited documents2019844
Cited documents2020721
Cited documents2021717
Cited documents2022711
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