Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Ophthalmology

Country

United States

Universities and research institutions in United States

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Elsevier Inc.

H-Index

256

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

01616420, 15494713

Coverage

1958, 1978-2021

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
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
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
1999448
2000441
2001489
2002453
2003475
2004420
2005411
2006507
2007539
2008521
2009488
2010491
2011536
2012568
2013558
2014455
2015499
2016545
2017459
2018408
2019392
2020416
2021374
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)19992.447
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.894
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20012.899
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.978
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.302
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.619
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.886
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.060
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.124
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.257
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.366
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.757
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.991
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20145.070
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.566
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.670
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20175.426
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.162
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.765
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20205.028
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20215.770
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.447
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.841
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20012.872
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20022.951
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.834
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.599
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.949
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.113
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.996
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20104.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.487
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20124.719
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.964
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20145.082
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20155.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20165.720
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.537
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.597
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.642
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20204.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20215.840
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.287
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.757
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.676
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20022.567
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.954
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20053.553
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.844
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.932
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.686
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20093.877
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20104.093
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20114.339
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20124.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.856
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.877
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20155.509
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20165.868
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.790
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.290
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.215
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20204.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20215.209
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 Cites2001434
Self Cites2002374
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 Cites2019284
Self Cites2020273
Self Cites2021229
Total Cites19992905
Total Cites20003577
Total Cites20013799
Total Cites20024066
Total Cites20033919
Total Cites20044564
Total Cites20054851
Total Cites20065157
Total Cites20075503
Total Cites20085828
Total Cites20096262
Total Cites20106569
Total Cites20116731
Total Cites20127149
Total Cites20137917
Total Cites20148446
Total Cites20158868
Total Cites20168649
Total Cites20178300
Total Cites20186910
Total Cites20196555
Total Cites20205876
Total Cites20217102
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 document19992.702
External Cites per document20003.209
External Cites per document20013.306
External Cites per document20023.634
External Cites per document20033.583
External Cites per document20044.214
External Cites per document20054.493
External Cites per document20064.728
External Cites per document20075.200
External Cites per document20085.535
External Cites per document20095.792
External Cites per document20106.138
External Cites per document20116.210
External Cites per document20126.663
External Cites per document20137.227
External Cites per document20147.443
External Cites per document20157.740
External Cites per document20167.696
External Cites per document20177.556
External Cites per document20187.131
External Cites per document20197.839
External Cites per document20208.852
External Cites per document202111.050
Cites per document19992.447
Cites per document20002.841
Cites per document20012.872
Cites per document20022.951
Cites per document20032.834
Cites per document20043.221
Cites per document20053.599
Cites per document20063.949
Cites per document20074.113
Cites per document20084.000
Cites per document20093.996
Cites per document20104.244
Cites per document20114.487
Cites per document20124.719
Cites per document20134.964
Cites per document20145.082
Cites per document20155.609
Cites per document20165.720
Cites per document20175.537
Cites per document20184.597
Cites per document20194.642
Cites per document20204.667
Cites per document20215.840
% 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
199914.51
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
201927.04
202028.37
202131.02
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
Citable documents1999937
Citable documents2000988
Citable documents20011018
Citable documents20021016
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 documents2020633
Citable documents2021622
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 documents2000409
Uncited documents2001420
Uncited documents2002448
Uncited documents2003497
Uncited documents2004482
Uncited documents2005421
Uncited documents2006381
Uncited documents2007424
Uncited documents2008475
Uncited documents2009583
Uncited documents2010519
Uncited documents2011476
Uncited documents2012472
Uncited documents2013495
Uncited documents2014528
Uncited documents2015459
Uncited documents2016431
Uncited documents2017453
Uncited documents2018565
Uncited documents2019567
Uncited documents2020544
Uncited documents2021502
Cited documents1999805
Cited documents2000850
Cited documents2001903
Cited documents2002930
Cited documents2003886
Cited documents2004935
Cited documents2005927
Cited documents2006925
Cited documents2007914
Cited documents2008982
Cited documents2009984
Cited documents20101029
Cited documents20111024
Cited documents20121043
Cited documents20131100
Cited documents20141134
Cited documents20151122
Cited documents20161081
Cited documents20171046
Cited documents2018938
Cited documents2019845
Cited documents2020715
Cited documents2021714
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