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Journal of Saudi Chemical Societyopen access

Country Saudi Arabia  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Saudi Arabia
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Subject Area and CategoryChemistry
Chemistry (miscellaneous)
PublisherKing Saud University
Publication typeJournals
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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.

Chemistry (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Chemistry (miscellaneous)2017Q2

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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.208
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.476
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.244
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.186
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.745
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.084
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.753
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.669
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.476
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.994
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.758
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.673
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.208
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.476
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.288
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.355
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.844
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.780
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.812
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.182
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20115
Self Cites201212
Self Cites20134
Self Cites20148
Self Cites20156
Self Cites201615
Self Cites201749
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20105
Total Cites201140
Total Cites2012168
Total Cites2013211
Total Cites2014319
Total Cites2015465
Total Cites2016753
Total Cites20171069
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.167
External Cites per document20110.417
External Cites per document20121.156
External Cites per document20131.218
External Cites per document20141.944
External Cites per document20151.873
External Cites per document20162.703
External Cites per document20172.550
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.208
Cites per document20110.476
Cites per document20121.244
Cites per document20131.241
Cites per document20141.994
Cites per document20151.898
Cites per document20162.758
Cites per document20172.673
% 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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20157
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20179
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201024
Citable documents201184
Citable documents2012135
Citable documents2013170
Citable documents2014160
Citable documents2015245
Citable documents2016273
Citable documents2017400
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201019
Uncited documents201159
Uncited documents201261
Uncited documents201378
Uncited documents201455
Uncited documents2015101
Uncited documents201686
Uncited documents2017134
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20105
Cited documents201126
Cited documents201276
Cited documents201396
Cited documents2014110
Cited documents2015151
Cited documents2016196
Cited documents2017275
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