Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Ecology and Societyopen access

Country

Canada

Universities and research institutions in Canada

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

The Resilience Alliance

H-Index

131

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

17083087

Coverage

1997-2019

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

managing_editor@ecologyandsociety.org

Scope

Ecology and Society is an electronic, peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary journal devoted to the rapid dissemination of current research. Manuscript submission, peer review, and publication are all handled on the Internet. Software developed for the journal automates all clerical steps during peer review, facilitates a double-blind peer review process, and allows authors and editors to follow the progress of peer review on the Internet. As articles are accepted, they are published in an "Issue in Progress." At four month intervals the Issue-in-Progress is declared a New Issue, and subscribers receive the Table of Contents of the issue via email. Our turn-around time (submission to publication) averages around 350 days. We encourage publication of special features. Special features are comprised of a set of manuscripts that address a single theme, and include an introductory and summary manuscript. The individual contributions are published in regular issues, and the special feature manuscripts are linked through a table of contents and announced on the journal's main page. The journal seeks papers that are novel, integrative and written in a way that is accessible to a wide audience that includes an array of disciplines from the natural sciences, social sciences, and the humanities concerned with the relationship between society and the life-supporting ecosystems on which human wellbeing ultimately depends. 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
Ecology1999Q1
Ecology2000Q1
Ecology2001Q1
Ecology2002Q1
Ecology2003Q1
Ecology2004Q2
Ecology2005Q1
Ecology2006Q1
Ecology2007Q1
Ecology2008Q1
Ecology2009Q1
Ecology2010Q1
Ecology2011Q1
Ecology2012Q1
Ecology2013Q1
Ecology2014Q1
Ecology2015Q1
Ecology2016Q1
Ecology2017Q1
Ecology2018Q1
Ecology2019Q1
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
19991.185
20001.224
20011.062
20020.964
20030.841
20040.848
20051.207
20061.440
20071.316
20081.471
20091.516
20101.715
20111.521
20121.755
20131.668
20141.672
20151.954
20161.861
20171.728
20181.807
20191.679
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)19992.027
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20002.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.872
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.684
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.921
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.491
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.251
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20063.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20073.184
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.672
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20093.772
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20105.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.673
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20134.971
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.947
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20154.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20164.740
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20174.832
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20185.189
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.801
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.027
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20002.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.476
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.550
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.482
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.449
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.044
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20073.326
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.314
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.719
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20104.337
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.634
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20124.376
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20134.407
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.153
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.468
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.255
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20174.292
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20184.928
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.752
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.027
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.188
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.351
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.145
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.463
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.382
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.895
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20072.652
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.252
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.739
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.231
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.449
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.689
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.809
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.574
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.690
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20184.666
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.023
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 Cites199914
Self Cites200016
Self Cites20018
Self Cites200218
Self Cites200325
Self Cites200418
Self Cites200529
Self Cites200699
Self Cites200793
Self Cites2008138
Self Cites2009119
Self Cites2010214
Self Cites2011147
Self Cites2012245
Self Cites2013230
Self Cites2014240
Self Cites2015382
Self Cites2016311
Self Cites2017305
Self Cites2018282
Self Cites2019179
Total Cites199975
Total Cites2000124
Total Cites2001121
Total Cites2002147
Total Cites2003200
Total Cites2004203
Total Cites2005333
Total Cites2006414
Total Cites2007582
Total Cites2008686
Total Cites2009900
Total Cites20101106
Total Cites20111163
Total Cites20121593
Total Cites20131873
Total Cites20142031
Total Cites20152560
Total Cites20162617
Total Cites20172605
Total Cites20182725
Total Cites20192533
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 document19991.649
External Cites per document20001.800
External Cites per document20011.378
External Cites per document20021.402
External Cites per document20031.357
External Cites per document20041.350
External Cites per document20052.235
External Cites per document20062.316
External Cites per document20072.794
External Cites per document20082.647
External Cites per document20093.227
External Cites per document20103.498
External Cites per document20113.175
External Cites per document20123.703
External Cites per document20133.866
External Cites per document20143.663
External Cites per document20153.801
External Cites per document20163.750
External Cites per document20173.789
External Cites per document20184.418
External Cites per document20194.417
Cites per document19992.027
Cites per document20002.067
Cites per document20011.476
Cites per document20021.598
Cites per document20031.550
Cites per document20041.482
Cites per document20052.449
Cites per document20063.044
Cites per document20073.326
Cites per document20083.314
Cites per document20093.719
Cites per document20104.337
Cites per document20113.634
Cites per document20124.376
Cites per document20134.407
Cites per document20144.153
Cites per document20154.468
Cites per document20164.255
Cites per document20174.292
Cites per document20184.928
Cites per document20194.752
% 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
199913.04
20008.82
200114.29
200230.26
200315.15
200428.57
200530.30
200650.00
200749.35
200843.14
200936.36
201019.12
201136.36
201233.13
201340.80
201436.21
201544.83
201643.68
201746.29
201856.08
201947.14
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 documents200316
Non-citable documents200440
Non-citable documents200541
Non-citable documents200631
Non-citable documents200712
Non-citable documents200822
Non-citable documents200923
Non-citable documents201023
Non-citable documents201117
Non-citable documents201214
Non-citable documents201314
Non-citable documents201415
Non-citable documents201520
Non-citable documents201621
Non-citable documents201718
Non-citable documents201815
Non-citable documents201921
Citable documents199937
Citable documents200060
Citable documents200182
Citable documents200292
Citable documents2003129
Citable documents2004137
Citable documents2005136
Citable documents2006136
Citable documents2007175
Citable documents2008207
Citable documents2009242
Citable documents2010255
Citable documents2011320
Citable documents2012364
Citable documents2013425
Citable documents2014489
Citable documents2015573
Citable documents2016615
Citable documents2017607
Citable documents2018553
Citable documents2019533
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 documents199917
Uncited documents200019
Uncited documents200142
Uncited documents200246
Uncited documents200375
Uncited documents2004101
Uncited documents200577
Uncited documents200659
Uncited documents200740
Uncited documents200851
Uncited documents200965
Uncited documents201045
Uncited documents201166
Uncited documents201254
Uncited documents201354
Uncited documents201467
Uncited documents201573
Uncited documents201696
Uncited documents201787
Uncited documents201864
Uncited documents201955
Cited documents199920
Cited documents200041
Cited documents200140
Cited documents200246
Cited documents200370
Cited documents200476
Cited documents2005100
Cited documents2006108
Cited documents2007147
Cited documents2008178
Cited documents2009200
Cited documents2010233
Cited documents2011271
Cited documents2012324
Cited documents2013385
Cited documents2014437
Cited documents2015520
Cited documents2016540
Cited documents2017538
Cited documents2018504
Cited documents2019499
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