Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences

Country

Pakistan

Universities and research institutions in Pakistan

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Pakistan Academy of Sciences

H-Index

8

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

03772969

Coverage

2009-2015

Information

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Scope

Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences, published since 1964, is quarterly journal of the Academy. It publishes original research papers and reviews in basic and applied sciences. All papers are peer reviewed. Authors are not required to be Fellows or Members of the Academy, or citizens of Pakistan. 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
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
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
20100.111
20110.146
20120.220
20130.219
20140.197
20150.165
20160.133
20170.177
20180.131
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
200927
201030
201132
201236
201333
201434
201538
20160
20170
20180
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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.246
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.360
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.288
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.214
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.126
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.241
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.246
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.360
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.306
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.126
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.267
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.306
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.074
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.246
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.323
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.265
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.075
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.474
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20127
Self Cites20136
Self Cites20146
Self Cites20152
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20102
Total Cites201114
Total Cites201232
Total Cites201330
Total Cites201421
Total Cites201513
Total Cites201628
Total Cites201722
Total Cites201819
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.037
External Cites per document20110.211
External Cites per document20120.281
External Cites per document20130.245
External Cites per document20140.149
External Cites per document20150.107
External Cites per document20160.267
External Cites per document20170.306
External Cites per document20180.500
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.074
Cites per document20110.246
Cites per document20120.360
Cites per document20130.306
Cites per document20140.208
Cites per document20150.126
Cites per document20160.267
Cites per document20170.306
Cites per document20180.500
% 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
200925.93
201010.00
20119.38
201219.44
20136.06
201411.76
20157.89
20160
20170
20180
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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201027
Citable documents201157
Citable documents201289
Citable documents201398
Citable documents2014101
Citable documents2015103
Citable documents2016105
Citable documents201772
Citable documents201838
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201025
Uncited documents201146
Uncited documents201264
Uncited documents201378
Uncited documents201484
Uncited documents201591
Uncited documents201683
Uncited documents201758
Uncited documents201824
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20102
Cited documents201111
Cited documents201225
Cited documents201320
Cited documents201417
Cited documents201512
Cited documents201622
Cited documents201714
Cited documents201814
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