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Revista Espanola de Sociologiaopen access

Country Spain  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Spain
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Sociology and Political Science
Publisher Federacion Espanola de Sociologia
Publication typeJournals
Scope The Spanish Journal of Sociology (RES) is the official journal of the Spanish Federation of Sociology (FES), the Spanish scientific society of Sociology that brings together more than 3,000 sociologists, including regional associations of Sociology, university departments and faculties, research institutes, research committees and business sector associations related to Sociology. The RES was founded in 2001. It has had as directors and members of the editorial board prestigious researchers of Spanish sociology. (A link to a brief history of the RES and earlier directors can be found in the section Editorial Team)


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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.

Sociology and Political Science2011Q4
Sociology and Political Science2012Q4
Sociology and Political Science2013Q4
Sociology and Political Science2014Q3
Sociology and Political Science2015Q4
Sociology and Political Science2016Q2
Sociology and Political Science2017Q3
Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
Sociology and Political Science2019Q2

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.

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.042
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.171
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.696
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.520
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.042
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.171
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.596
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.609
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.649
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.042
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.139
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.314
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.147
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.824
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.679
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.359
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.597
Total 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.

Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20131
Self Cites201410
Self Cites20151
Self Cites201614
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20183
Self Cites201913
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20121
Total Cites20137
Total Cites201412
Total Cites20159
Total Cites201631
Total Cites201742
Total Cites201843
Total Cites201963
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.

External Cites per document20100
External Cites per document20110.000
External Cites per document20120.042
External Cites per document20130.146
External Cites per document20140.037
External Cites per document20150.157
External Cites per document20160.327
External Cites per document20170.609
External Cites per document20180.488
External Cites per document20190.515
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.042
Cites per document20130.171
Cites per document20140.222
Cites per document20150.176
Cites per document20160.596
Cites per document20170.609
Cites per document20180.524
Cites per document20190.649
% 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
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.

Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents201411
Non-citable documents20157
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents201910
Citable documents20100
Citable documents20115
Citable documents201224
Citable documents201341
Citable documents201454
Citable documents201551
Citable documents201652
Citable documents201769
Citable documents201882
Citable documents201997
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.

Uncited documents20100
Uncited documents20115
Uncited documents201228
Uncited documents201343
Uncited documents201454
Uncited documents201549
Uncited documents201640
Uncited documents201756
Uncited documents201861
Uncited documents201967
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20121
Cited documents20135
Cited documents201411
Cited documents20159
Cited documents201617
Cited documents201717
Cited documents201827
Cited documents201940
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