Scimago Journal & Country Rank

JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association

Country

Pakistan

Universities and research institutions in Pakistan

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Pakistan Medical Association

H-Index

46

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00309982

Coverage

1966, 1972-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

editor@jpma.org.pk

Scope

Primarily being a medical journal, JPMA publishes scholarly research focusing on the various fields in the areas of health and medical education. It publishes original research describing recent advances in health particularly clinical studies, clinical trials, assessments of pathogens of diagnostic importance, medical genetics and epidemiological studies. Review articles highlighting importance of various issues in the domain of public health, drug research and medical education are also accepted. As a leading journal of South Asia, JPMA remains cognizant of the recent advances in the rapidly growing fields of biomedical sciences, it invites and encourages scholars to write short reviews and invited editorials on the emerging issues. We particularly aim to promote health standards of developing countries by encouraging manuscript submissions on issues affecting the public health and health delivery services. 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
Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q4
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
19990.154
20000.130
20010.138
20020.193
20030.163
20040.169
20050.173
20060.190
20070.205
20080.215
20090.204
20100.202
20110.236
20120.246
20130.229
20140.263
20150.265
20160.270
20170.280
20180.273
20190.245
20200.242
20210.233
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
1999115
2000141
2001145
2002172
2003183
2004227
2005195
2006226
2007225
2008259
2009309
2010369
2011395
2012429
2013441
2014392
2015353
2016485
2017469
2018487
2019537
2020681
2021860
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)19990.102
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.167
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.294
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.264
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.423
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.425
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.488
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.486
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.554
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.519
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.555
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.607
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.580
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.566
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.560
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.601
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.626
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.552
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.651
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.768
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.102
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.120
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.153
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.304
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.253
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.310
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.380
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.449
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.486
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.461
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.511
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.501
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.528
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.569
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.544
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.584
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.611
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.495
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.614
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.725
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.083
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.116
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.105
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.280
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.246
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.285
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.341
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.451
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.374
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.488
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.422
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.455
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.495
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.461
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.490
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.526
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.521
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.549
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.435
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.541
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.659
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 Cites19999
Self Cites20002
Self Cites200112
Self Cites200213
Self Cites200319
Self Cites200446
Self Cites200526
Self Cites200631
Self Cites200729
Self Cites200821
Self Cites200937
Self Cites201037
Self Cites201130
Self Cites201234
Self Cites201338
Self Cites201452
Self Cites201543
Self Cites201640
Self Cites201748
Self Cites201869
Self Cites201939
Self Cites202039
Self Cites202157
Total Cites199940
Total Cites200047
Total Cites200164
Total Cites2002122
Total Cites2003116
Total Cites2004155
Total Cites2005195
Total Cites2006230
Total Cites2007291
Total Cites2008314
Total Cites2009327
Total Cites2010405
Total Cites2011469
Total Cites2012567
Total Cites2013679
Total Cites2014671
Total Cites2015648
Total Cites2016645
Total Cites2017718
Total Cites2018798
Total Cites2019713
Total Cites2020917
Total Cites20211236
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 document19990.090
External Cites per document20000.132
External Cites per document20010.143
External Cites per document20020.317
External Cites per document20030.243
External Cites per document20040.244
External Cites per document20050.318
External Cites per document20060.369
External Cites per document20070.463
External Cites per document20080.552
External Cites per document20090.516
External Cites per document20100.606
External Cites per document20110.591
External Cites per document20120.596
External Cites per document20130.621
External Cites per document20140.571
External Cites per document20150.572
External Cites per document20160.610
External Cites per document20170.624
External Cites per document20180.627
External Cites per document20190.536
External Cites per document20200.681
External Cites per document20210.786
Cites per document19990.102
Cites per document20000.120
Cites per document20010.153
Cites per document20020.304
Cites per document20030.253
Cites per document20040.310
Cites per document20050.335
Cites per document20060.380
Cites per document20070.449
Cites per document20080.486
Cites per document20090.461
Cites per document20100.511
Cites per document20110.501
Cites per document20120.528
Cites per document20130.569
Cites per document20140.530
Cites per document20150.513
Cites per document20160.544
Cites per document20170.584
Cites per document20180.611
Cites per document20190.495
Cites per document20200.614
Cites per document20210.725
% 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
19995.22
20002.13
20014.14
20021.74
20037.10
20043.08
20055.64
20068.85
20074.89
200812.74
20097.77
20105.96
20116.84
20126.06
20137.71
20147.65
20158.50
201610.52
201710.02
20189.45
201920.48
202012.63
202111.98
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 documents199950
Non-citable documents200049
Non-citable documents200154
Non-citable documents200257
Non-citable documents200359
Non-citable documents200454
Non-citable documents200551
Non-citable documents200665
Non-citable documents200782
Non-citable documents2008115
Non-citable documents2009148
Non-citable documents2010186
Non-citable documents2011194
Non-citable documents2012178
Non-citable documents2013161
Non-citable documents2014180
Non-citable documents2015205
Non-citable documents2016194
Non-citable documents2017157
Non-citable documents2018145
Non-citable documents2019183
Non-citable documents2020203
Non-citable documents2021205
Citable documents1999343
Citable documents2000342
Citable documents2001363
Citable documents2002344
Citable documents2003399
Citable documents2004446
Citable documents2005531
Citable documents2006540
Citable documents2007566
Citable documents2008531
Citable documents2009562
Citable documents2010607
Citable documents2011743
Citable documents2012895
Citable documents20131032
Citable documents20141085
Citable documents20151057
Citable documents2016992
Citable documents20171073
Citable documents20181162
Citable documents20191258
Citable documents20201290
Citable documents20211500
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 documents1999355
Uncited documents2000349
Uncited documents2001364
Uncited documents2002317
Uncited documents2003377
Uncited documents2004390
Uncited documents2005451
Uncited documents2006448
Uncited documents2007464
Uncited documents2008432
Uncited documents2009494
Uncited documents2010544
Uncited documents2011641
Uncited documents2012731
Uncited documents2013790
Uncited documents2014855
Uncited documents2015851
Uncited documents2016772
Uncited documents2017796
Uncited documents2018838
Uncited documents2019982
Uncited documents2020941
Uncited documents20211064
Cited documents199938
Cited documents200042
Cited documents200153
Cited documents200284
Cited documents200381
Cited documents2004110
Cited documents2005131
Cited documents2006157
Cited documents2007184
Cited documents2008214
Cited documents2009216
Cited documents2010249
Cited documents2011296
Cited documents2012342
Cited documents2013403
Cited documents2014410
Cited documents2015411
Cited documents2016414
Cited documents2017434
Cited documents2018469
Cited documents2019459
Cited documents2020552
Cited documents2021641
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