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Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
Publisher SAGE Publications Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN10105395, 19412479
Coverage1987-1992, 1994-1996, 1998-2020
Scope Asia Pacific Journal of Public Health is the official journal of the Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health(APACPH). The journal is the only English language journal that publishes original articles on public health related issues, including implications for practical applications to professional education and services for public health and primary health care that are of concern and relevance to the Asia-Pacific region. The editor-in-chief welcomes manuscripts on all aspects of public health, as well as global challenges in public health, emerging and re-emerging infectious diseases, health security, disaster management, and chronic disease.


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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.

Medicine (miscellaneous)1999Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2000Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2001Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2002Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2003Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2004Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2005Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2006Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health1999Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2000Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2001Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2002Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2003Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2004Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2005Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2006Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2007Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2008Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2009Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2010Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2011Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2012Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2013Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2014Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2015Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2016Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2017Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2018Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2019Q2

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)19990.074
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.178
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.171
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.289
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.280
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.293
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.408
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.449
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.460
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.677
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.907
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.172
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.399
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.294
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.501
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.952
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.065
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.235
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.534
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.663
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.074
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.141
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.247
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.305
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.420
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.436
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.524
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.929
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.133
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.408
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.281
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.459
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.566
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.204
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.482
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.582
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.108
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.149
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.235
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.367
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.308
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.511
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.508
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.546
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.860
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.192
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.092
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.430
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.043
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.816
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.274
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 Cites19991
Self Cites20000
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20020
Self Cites20031
Self Cites20041
Self Cites20050
Self Cites20061
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20083
Self Cites20096
Self Cites201040
Self Cites201168
Self Cites201264
Self Cites201326
Self Cites201435
Self Cites2015110
Self Cites201645
Self Cites201746
Self Cites201872
Self Cites201939
Total Cites19992
Total Cites20004
Total Cites200110
Total Cites200213
Total Cites200318
Total Cites200421
Total Cites200525
Total Cites200634
Total Cites200734
Total Cites200843
Total Cites200981
Total Cites2010145
Total Cites2011230
Total Cites2012328
Total Cites2013356
Total Cites2014372
Total Cites2015357
Total Cites2016542
Total Cites2017631
Total Cites2018803
Total Cites2019386
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 document19990.037
External Cites per document20000.108
External Cites per document20010.130
External Cites per document20020.141
External Cites per document20030.177
External Cites per document20040.235
External Cites per document20050.305
External Cites per document20060.407
External Cites per document20070.436
External Cites per document20080.488
External Cites per document20090.560
External Cites per document20100.673
External Cites per document20110.798
External Cites per document20121.133
External Cites per document20131.187
External Cites per document20141.322
External Cites per document20151.083
External Cites per document20160.988
External Cites per document20171.116
External Cites per document20181.349
External Cites per document20191.422
Cites per document19990.074
Cites per document20000.108
Cites per document20010.130
Cites per document20020.141
Cites per document20030.188
Cites per document20040.247
Cites per document20050.305
Cites per document20060.420
Cites per document20070.436
Cites per document20080.524
Cites per document20090.604
Cites per document20100.929
Cites per document20111.133
Cites per document20121.408
Cites per document20131.281
Cites per document20141.459
Cites per document20151.566
Cites per document20161.078
Cites per document20171.204
Cites per document20181.482
Cites per document20191.582
% 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 documents19991
Non-citable documents20003
Non-citable documents20014
Non-citable documents20026
Non-citable documents20034
Non-citable documents20045
Non-citable documents20054
Non-citable documents20066
Non-citable documents20077
Non-citable documents20089
Non-citable documents200910
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents201118
Non-citable documents201225
Non-citable documents201328
Non-citable documents201427
Non-citable documents201527
Non-citable documents201633
Non-citable documents201732
Non-citable documents201835
Non-citable documents201937
Citable documents199927
Citable documents200037
Citable documents200177
Citable documents200292
Citable documents200396
Citable documents200485
Citable documents200582
Citable documents200681
Citable documents200778
Citable documents200882
Citable documents2009134
Citable documents2010156
Citable documents2011203
Citable documents2012233
Citable documents2013278
Citable documents2014255
Citable documents2015228
Citable documents2016503
Citable documents2017524
Citable documents2018542
Citable documents2019244
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 documents199926
Uncited documents200036
Uncited documents200173
Uncited documents200288
Uncited documents200385
Uncited documents200472
Uncited documents200569
Uncited documents200664
Uncited documents200764
Uncited documents200864
Uncited documents200991
Uncited documents201090
Uncited documents2011113
Uncited documents2012119
Uncited documents2013143
Uncited documents2014120
Uncited documents201595
Uncited documents2016262
Uncited documents2017241
Uncited documents2018229
Uncited documents2019114
Cited documents19992
Cited documents20004
Cited documents20018
Cited documents200210
Cited documents200315
Cited documents200418
Cited documents200517
Cited documents200623
Cited documents200721
Cited documents200827
Cited documents200953
Cited documents201077
Cited documents2011108
Cited documents2012139
Cited documents2013163
Cited documents2014162
Cited documents2015160
Cited documents2016274
Cited documents2017315
Cited documents2018348
Cited documents2019167
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