Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Rheumatology

Country Canada  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Canada
173
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryImmunology and Microbiology
Immunology

Medicine
Immunology and Allergy
Rheumatology
PublisherJournal of Rheumatology
Publication typeJournals
ISSN14992752, 0315162X
Coverage1974-2020
Scope First published in 1974, The Journal of Rheumatology is a monthly international serial edited by Earl D. Silverman. The Journal features peer-reviewed research articles on clinical subjects from scientists working in rheumatology and related fields, with the support of our esteemed Editorial Committee and Editorial Board. According to The Canadian Essential Journal Study, The Journal of Rheumatology is ranked among the top 3 essential publications for rheumatology. In fact, 74% of rheumatologists consider The Journal of Rheumatology an essential journal, making it the top journal in the specialty. The Journal of Rheumatology publishes timely clinical research papers every month, both in print and online. With thousands of citations per year, The Journal of Rheumatology’s influence and reach extends to over 3600 subscribers globally and to all active members of the Canadian Rheumatology Association, including rheumatology residents and trainees. Since it was established over 40 years ago, The Journal of Rheumatology’s content remains highly relevant to rheumatologists because of the emphasis on continuity while embracing innovation.

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

Contact

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
Immunology1999Q2
Immunology2000Q2
Immunology2001Q2
Immunology2002Q2
Immunology2003Q2
Immunology2004Q2
Immunology2005Q2
Immunology2006Q2
Immunology2007Q2
Immunology2008Q2
Immunology2009Q2
Immunology2010Q2
Immunology2011Q1
Immunology2012Q2
Immunology2013Q2
Immunology2014Q2
Immunology2015Q2
Immunology2016Q1
Immunology2017Q1
Immunology2018Q1
Immunology2019Q2
Immunology and Allergy1999Q2
Immunology and Allergy2000Q1
Immunology and Allergy2001Q1
Immunology and Allergy2002Q2
Immunology and Allergy2003Q2
Immunology and Allergy2004Q1
Immunology and Allergy2005Q1
Immunology and Allergy2006Q1
Immunology and Allergy2007Q1
Immunology and Allergy2008Q2
Immunology and Allergy2009Q1
Immunology and Allergy2010Q1
Immunology and Allergy2011Q1
Immunology and Allergy2012Q1
Immunology and Allergy2013Q1
Immunology and Allergy2014Q1
Immunology and Allergy2015Q1
Immunology and Allergy2016Q1
Immunology and Allergy2017Q1
Immunology and Allergy2018Q1
Immunology and Allergy2019Q1
Rheumatology1999Q1
Rheumatology2000Q1
Rheumatology2001Q1
Rheumatology2002Q1
Rheumatology2003Q1
Rheumatology2004Q1
Rheumatology2005Q1
Rheumatology2006Q1
Rheumatology2007Q1
Rheumatology2008Q1
Rheumatology2009Q1
Rheumatology2010Q1
Rheumatology2011Q1
Rheumatology2012Q1
Rheumatology2013Q1
Rheumatology2014Q1
Rheumatology2015Q1
Rheumatology2016Q1
Rheumatology2017Q1
Rheumatology2018Q1
Rheumatology2019Q1
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
19990.932
20001.162
20011.018
20021.022
20031.039
20041.109
20051.185
20061.282
20071.358
20081.308
20091.576
20101.578
20111.886
20121.584
20131.628
20141.687
20151.592
20161.888
20172.157
20181.838
20191.590
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)19992.685
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20003.109
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20013.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20023.568
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20033.338
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20043.524
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.788
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.005
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.081
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20083.777
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.215
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.162
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.417
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20124.301
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.934
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.842
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.588
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.532
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.604
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.813
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.547
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19992.685
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20003.202
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20013.191
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20023.470
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20033.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20043.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.874
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.903
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.048
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20083.742
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20094.315
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20104.234
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.486
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20124.123
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.857
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.773
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.470
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.623
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.625
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.740
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.517
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19992.770
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20002.986
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20012.861
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20023.245
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20033.022
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20043.325
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20053.618
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.783
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.846
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20083.635
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20094.447
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20104.085
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20114.245
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.866
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.570
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.508
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.515
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.438
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.445
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.626
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.370
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 Cites1999365
Self Cites2000410
Self Cites2001503
Self Cites2002429
Self Cites2003382
Self Cites2004335
Self Cites2005335
Self Cites2006346
Self Cites2007378
Self Cites2008283
Self Cites2009442
Self Cites2010334
Self Cites2011362
Self Cites2012297
Self Cites2013231
Self Cites2014243
Self Cites2015278
Self Cites2016210
Self Cites2017249
Self Cites2018139
Self Cites2019155
Total Cites19993450
Total Cites20004313
Total Cites20014454
Total Cites20024962
Total Cites20034382
Total Cites20044558
Total Cites20054966
Total Cites20065128
Total Cites20075048
Total Cites20084532
Total Cites20094833
Total Cites20104878
Total Cites20115087
Total Cites20124845
Total Cites20134281
Total Cites20143826
Total Cites20153286
Total Cites20163369
Total Cites20173451
Total Cites20183246
Total Cites20192511
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 document19992.401
External Cites per document20002.898
External Cites per document20012.830
External Cites per document20023.170
External Cites per document20032.959
External Cites per document20043.178
External Cites per document20053.612
External Cites per document20063.639
External Cites per document20073.745
External Cites per document20083.509
External Cites per document20093.921
External Cites per document20103.944
External Cites per document20114.167
External Cites per document20123.871
External Cites per document20133.649
External Cites per document20143.534
External Cites per document20153.176
External Cites per document20163.397
External Cites per document20173.363
External Cites per document20183.579
External Cites per document20193.300
Cites per document19992.685
Cites per document20003.202
Cites per document20013.191
Cites per document20023.470
Cites per document20033.241
Cites per document20043.430
Cites per document20053.874
Cites per document20063.903
Cites per document20074.048
Cites per document20083.742
Cites per document20094.315
Cites per document20104.234
Cites per document20114.486
Cites per document20124.123
Cites per document20133.857
Cites per document20143.773
Cites per document20153.470
Cites per document20163.623
Cites per document20173.625
Cites per document20183.740
Cites per document20193.517
% 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
19999.09
20004.94
20010.00
20021.90
200319.11
200437.48
200531.87
200630.17
200727.59
200828.98
200922.63
201018.36
201125.64
201222.99
201320.45
201434.29
201529.58
201631.15
201732.75
201836.56
201937.70
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 documents1999386
Non-citable documents2000382
Non-citable documents2001381
Non-citable documents2002382
Non-citable documents2003371
Non-citable documents2004326
Non-citable documents2005328
Non-citable documents2006315
Non-citable documents2007349
Non-citable documents2008355
Non-citable documents2009390
Non-citable documents2010454
Non-citable documents2011502
Non-citable documents2012521
Non-citable documents2013485
Non-citable documents2014454
Non-citable documents2015391
Non-citable documents2016339
Non-citable documents2017303
Non-citable documents2018309
Non-citable documents2019289
Citable documents19991285
Citable documents20001347
Citable documents20011396
Citable documents20021430
Citable documents20031352
Citable documents20041329
Citable documents20051282
Citable documents20061314
Citable documents20071247
Citable documents20081211
Citable documents20091120
Citable documents20101152
Citable documents20111134
Citable documents20121175
Citable documents20131110
Citable documents20141014
Citable documents2015947
Citable documents2016930
Citable documents2017952
Citable documents2018868
Citable documents2019714
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 documents1999582
Uncited documents2000543
Uncited documents2001556
Uncited documents2002529
Uncited documents2003536
Uncited documents2004500
Uncited documents2005427
Uncited documents2006449
Uncited documents2007429
Uncited documents2008423
Uncited documents2009438
Uncited documents2010476
Uncited documents2011483
Uncited documents2012518
Uncited documents2013505
Uncited documents2014471
Uncited documents2015416
Uncited documents2016389
Uncited documents2017377
Uncited documents2018370
Uncited documents2019303
Cited documents19991089
Cited documents20001186
Cited documents20011221
Cited documents20021283
Cited documents20031187
Cited documents20041155
Cited documents20051183
Cited documents20061180
Cited documents20071167
Cited documents20081143
Cited documents20091072
Cited documents20101130
Cited documents20111153
Cited documents20121178
Cited documents20131090
Cited documents2014997
Cited documents2015922
Cited documents2016880
Cited documents2017878
Cited documents2018807
Cited documents2019700
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2020. Data Source: Scopus®