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American Review of Public Administration

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryBusiness, Management and Accounting
Marketing

Social Sciences
Public Administration
Sociology and Political Science
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15523357, 02750740
Coverage1967-1983, 1987-2020
Scope The American Review of Public Administration is one of the elite scholarly journals in public administration and public affairs. ARPA focuses on public administration broadly defined, publishing scholarship on all aspects of the field, including such areas as organization and management studies, program and performance evaluation, and budgeting and financial management, network governance, public involvement and public service motivation. Although rooted in U.S. public administration, ARPA also carries research from international and comparative settings. The journal has no disciplinary or methodological bias. All manuscripts are subjected to a blind peer-review process prior to acceptance and publication, most within two months’ time.

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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
Marketing1999Q3
Marketing2000Q1
Marketing2001Q2
Marketing2002Q2
Marketing2003Q2
Marketing2004Q1
Marketing2005Q1
Marketing2006Q1
Marketing2007Q1
Marketing2008Q1
Marketing2009Q1
Marketing2010Q1
Marketing2011Q1
Marketing2012Q1
Marketing2013Q1
Marketing2014Q1
Marketing2015Q1
Marketing2016Q1
Marketing2017Q1
Marketing2018Q1
Marketing2019Q1
Public Administration1999Q4
Public Administration2000Q2
Public Administration2001Q2
Public Administration2002Q1
Public Administration2003Q2
Public Administration2004Q1
Public Administration2005Q1
Public Administration2006Q1
Public Administration2007Q1
Public Administration2008Q1
Public Administration2009Q1
Public Administration2010Q1
Public Administration2011Q1
Public Administration2012Q1
Public Administration2013Q1
Public Administration2014Q1
Public Administration2015Q1
Public Administration2016Q1
Public Administration2017Q1
Public Administration2018Q1
Public Administration2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science1999Q4
Sociology and Political Science2000Q2
Sociology and Political Science2001Q2
Sociology and Political Science2002Q1
Sociology and Political Science2003Q2
Sociology and Political Science2004Q1
Sociology and Political Science2005Q1
Sociology and Political Science2006Q1
Sociology and Political Science2007Q1
Sociology and Political Science2008Q1
Sociology and Political Science2009Q1
Sociology and Political Science2010Q1
Sociology and Political Science2011Q1
Sociology and Political Science2012Q1
Sociology and Political Science2013Q1
Sociology and Political Science2014Q1
Sociology and Political Science2015Q1
Sociology and Political Science2016Q1
Sociology and Political Science2017Q1
Sociology and Political Science2018Q1
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
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
19990.139
20000.572
20010.524
20020.514
20030.302
20040.733
20050.695
20060.688
20070.942
20080.839
20091.320
20101.493
20111.571
20121.076
20131.159
20141.864
20151.667
20161.539
20172.062
20182.080
20191.304
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)19990.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.382
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.430
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.570
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.638
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.679
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.962
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.157
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.532
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.573
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.491
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.840
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.831
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.213
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.880
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.968
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.849
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.616
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.411
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.517
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.567
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.741
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.933
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.387
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.105
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.899
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.021
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.738
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.694
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.981
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.115
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.545
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.603
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.969
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.303
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.158
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.486
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.585
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.282
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.850
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.955
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.074
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.462
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.356
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.345
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.757
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.521
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.444
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.057
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.679
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.023
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.577
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.821
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.973
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 Cites19991
Self Cites20002
Self Cites20012
Self Cites20026
Self Cites20036
Self Cites20049
Self Cites200513
Self Cites20066
Self Cites20076
Self Cites20081
Self Cites20099
Self Cites201012
Self Cites20116
Self Cites201211
Self Cites201314
Self Cites201416
Self Cites201513
Self Cites201613
Self Cites201726
Self Cites201827
Self Cites201932
Total Cites199912
Total Cites200023
Total Cites200131
Total Cites200234
Total Cites200331
Total Cites200443
Total Cites200556
Total Cites200675
Total Cites2007100
Total Cites2008104
Total Cites2009160
Total Cites2010150
Total Cites2011190
Total Cites2012186
Total Cites2013183
Total Cites2014212
Total Cites2015239
Total Cites2016313
Total Cites2017315
Total Cites2018383
Total Cites2019479
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 document19990.155
External Cites per document20000.375
External Cites per document20010.483
External Cites per document20020.467
External Cites per document20030.403
External Cites per document20040.586
External Cites per document20050.717
External Cites per document20061.095
External Cites per document20071.253
External Cites per document20081.373
External Cites per document20091.987
External Cites per document20101.747
External Cites per document20111.957
External Cites per document20121.636
External Cites per document20131.565
External Cites per document20141.832
External Cites per document20152.000
External Cites per document20162.439
External Cites per document20172.388
External Cites per document20182.760
External Cites per document20193.083
Cites per document19990.169
Cites per document20000.411
Cites per document20010.517
Cites per document20020.567
Cites per document20030.500
Cites per document20040.741
Cites per document20050.933
Cites per document20061.190
Cites per document20071.333
Cites per document20081.387
Cites per document20092.105
Cites per document20101.899
Cites per document20112.021
Cites per document20121.738
Cites per document20131.694
Cites per document20141.981
Cites per document20152.115
Cites per document20162.545
Cites per document20172.603
Cites per document20182.969
Cites per document20193.303
% 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
20008.70
20010.00
20025.00
20035.00
20049.52
20058.70
200612.50
20074.76
200819.23
20095.71
20107.89
201113.16
201216.67
201316.67
201413.64
201521.74
20169.09
201719.61
201822.58
201926.56
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 documents19993
Non-citable documents20001
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20021
Non-citable documents20031
Non-citable documents20042
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20093
Non-citable documents20103
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Citable documents199971
Citable documents200056
Citable documents200160
Citable documents200260
Citable documents200362
Citable documents200458
Citable documents200560
Citable documents200663
Citable documents200775
Citable documents200875
Citable documents200976
Citable documents201079
Citable documents201194
Citable documents2012107
Citable documents2013108
Citable documents2014107
Citable documents2015113
Citable documents2016123
Citable documents2017121
Citable documents2018129
Citable documents2019145
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 documents199964
Uncited documents200044
Uncited documents200140
Uncited documents200239
Uncited documents200342
Uncited documents200434
Uncited documents200534
Uncited documents200639
Uncited documents200739
Uncited documents200837
Uncited documents200936
Uncited documents201032
Uncited documents201136
Uncited documents201234
Uncited documents201343
Uncited documents201439
Uncited documents201536
Uncited documents201636
Uncited documents201730
Uncited documents201830
Uncited documents201935
Cited documents199910
Cited documents200013
Cited documents200120
Cited documents200222
Cited documents200321
Cited documents200426
Cited documents200527
Cited documents200625
Cited documents200737
Cited documents200839
Cited documents200943
Cited documents201050
Cited documents201163
Cited documents201277
Cited documents201369
Cited documents201471
Cited documents201580
Cited documents201690
Cited documents201793
Cited documents2018100
Cited documents2019111
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