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Communications

Country Germany  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Germany
30
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Communication
PublisherWalter de Gruyter GmbH
Publication typeJournals
ISSN03412059, 16134087
Coverage1975, 1996-ongoing
Scope The European Journal of Communication Research is an established forum for scholarship and academic debate in the field of communication science and research from a European perspective. Communication science is concerned with the investigation of the structure and function of communication processes and their impact on society, social groups and individuals. The European Journal of Communication Research highlights the concerns of this discipline through the publication of articles, research reports, review essays and book reviews on theoretical and methodological developments considered from a European perspective. Communications seeks new and original European research material in the fields of interpersonal communication, intercultural communication and mass communication.

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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
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)1999Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2000Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2001Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2003Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2004Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2005Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2007Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Communication1999Q3
Communication2000Q3
Communication2001Q3
Communication2002Q2
Communication2003Q3
Communication2004Q3
Communication2005Q3
Communication2006Q2
Communication2007Q2
Communication2008Q2
Communication2009Q2
Communication2010Q2
Communication2011Q2
Communication2012Q2
Communication2013Q1
Communication2014Q2
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q2
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
19990.251
20000.187
20010.242
20020.308
20030.177
20040.148
20050.260
20060.284
20070.467
20080.270
20090.375
20100.405
20110.252
20120.464
20130.661
20140.549
20150.509
20160.607
20170.703
20180.460
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)19990.150
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.208
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.372
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.371
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.475
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.510
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.649
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.702
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.659
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.820
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.280
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.963
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.488
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.557
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.187
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.150
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.151
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.471
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.269
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.324
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.365
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.457
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.662
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.716
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.618
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.769
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.305
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.902
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.552
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.612
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.882
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.173
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.180
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.239
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.176
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.229
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.235
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.220
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.319
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.432
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.638
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.591
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.524
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.026
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.763
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.909
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.435
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.756
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 Cites19997
Self Cites20004
Self Cites200118
Self Cites200211
Self Cites20035
Self Cites20043
Self Cites20057
Self Cites20069
Self Cites200710
Self Cites200813
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20109
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20136
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20156
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20175
Self Cites20186
Total Cites199912
Total Cites200011
Total Cites200132
Total Cites200218
Total Cites200313
Total Cites200420
Total Cites200524
Total Cites200627
Total Cites200738
Total Cites200832
Total Cites200947
Total Cites201048
Total Cites201142
Total Cites201250
Total Cites201377
Total Cites201459
Total Cites201555
Total Cites2016104
Total Cites2017108
Total Cites201860
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 document19990.063
External Cites per document20000.096
External Cites per document20010.206
External Cites per document20020.104
External Cites per document20030.116
External Cites per document20040.224
External Cites per document20050.230
External Cites per document20060.243
External Cites per document20070.368
External Cites per document20080.271
External Cites per document20090.634
External Cites per document20100.582
External Cites per document20110.603
External Cites per document20120.754
External Cites per document20131.203
External Cites per document20140.966
External Cites per document20150.803
External Cites per document20161.448
External Cites per document20171.537
External Cites per document20180.794
Cites per document19990.150
Cites per document20000.151
Cites per document20010.471
Cites per document20020.269
Cites per document20030.188
Cites per document20040.263
Cites per document20050.324
Cites per document20060.365
Cites per document20070.500
Cites per document20080.457
Cites per document20090.662
Cites per document20100.716
Cites per document20110.618
Cites per document20120.769
Cites per document20131.305
Cites per document20141.000
Cites per document20150.902
Cites per document20161.552
Cites per document20171.612
Cites per document20180.882
% 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
20000.00
20010.00
20020.00
20030.00
20040.00
20050.00
20060.00
20070.00
20080.00
200912.50
20104.55
20119.52
201222.22
201313.04
20144.35
201526.09
201630.43
201712.00
201822.92
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20041
Non-citable documents20053
Non-citable documents20069
Non-citable documents20078
Non-citable documents20086
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20183
Citable documents199980
Citable documents200073
Citable documents200168
Citable documents200267
Citable documents200369
Citable documents200476
Citable documents200574
Citable documents200674
Citable documents200776
Citable documents200870
Citable documents200971
Citable documents201067
Citable documents201168
Citable documents201265
Citable documents201359
Citable documents201459
Citable documents201561
Citable documents201667
Citable documents201767
Citable documents201868
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 documents199970
Uncited documents200065
Uncited documents200148
Uncited documents200255
Uncited documents200360
Uncited documents200461
Uncited documents200558
Uncited documents200666
Uncited documents200762
Uncited documents200852
Uncited documents200943
Uncited documents201039
Uncited documents201151
Uncited documents201242
Uncited documents201330
Uncited documents201436
Uncited documents201532
Uncited documents201625
Uncited documents201733
Uncited documents201836
Cited documents199910
Cited documents20008
Cited documents200120
Cited documents200212
Cited documents20039
Cited documents200416
Cited documents200519
Cited documents200617
Cited documents200722
Cited documents200824
Cited documents200929
Cited documents201030
Cited documents201120
Cited documents201225
Cited documents201331
Cited documents201426
Cited documents201532
Cited documents201644
Cited documents201736
Cited documents201835
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