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African Journal of Paediatric Surgeryopen access

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health
PublisherMedknow Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN09745998, 01896725
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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.

Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2010Q4
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2011Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2012Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2013Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2014Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2015Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2016Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2017Q3
Pediatrics, Perinatology and Child Health2018Q3

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)20100.263
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.696
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.710
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.664
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.723
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.599
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.612
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.534
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.696
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.585
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.631
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.584
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.585
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.655
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.263
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.696
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.544
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.479
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.634
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.533
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.491
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.435
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 Cites20102
Self Cites201111
Self Cites20123
Self Cites201315
Self Cites201421
Self Cites201515
Self Cites20168
Self Cites20176
Self Cites20184
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201010
Total Cites201164
Total Cites201296
Total Cites2013113
Total Cites2014125
Total Cites2015152
Total Cites2016141
Total Cites2017131
Total Cites201861
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 document20100.211
External Cites per document20110.576
External Cites per document20120.567
External Cites per document20130.547
External Cites per document20140.486
External Cites per document20150.601
External Cites per document20160.552
External Cites per document20170.625
External Cites per document20180.422
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.263
Cites per document20110.696
Cites per document20120.585
Cites per document20130.631
Cites per document20140.584
Cites per document20150.667
Cites per document20160.585
Cites per document20170.655
Cites per document20180.452
% 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 documents20105
Non-citable documents201113
Non-citable documents201231
Non-citable documents201332
Non-citable documents201432
Non-citable documents201530
Non-citable documents201634
Non-citable documents201730
Non-citable documents201817
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201038
Citable documents201192
Citable documents2012164
Citable documents2013179
Citable documents2014214
Citable documents2015228
Citable documents2016241
Citable documents2017200
Citable documents2018135
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 documents201033
Uncited documents201161
Uncited documents2012126
Uncited documents2013129
Uncited documents2014160
Uncited documents2015164
Uncited documents2016174
Uncited documents2017150
Uncited documents2018114
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201010
Cited documents201144
Cited documents201269
Cited documents201382
Cited documents201486
Cited documents201594
Cited documents2016101
Cited documents201780
Cited documents201838
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