Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Acta Scientiarum - Animal Sciencesopen access


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.

Animal Science and Zoology2010Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2011Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2012Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2013Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2014Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2015Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2016Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2017Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2018Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2019Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2020Q3
Food Science2010Q4
Food Science2011Q3
Food Science2012Q2
Food Science2013Q2
Food Science2014Q2
Food Science2015Q2
Food Science2016Q3
Food Science2017Q3
Food Science2018Q3
Food Science2019Q3
Food Science2020Q3

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20100.217
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.244
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.469
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.536
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.628
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.579
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.646
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.579
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.679
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.775
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.996
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.217
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.244
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.469
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.536
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.539
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.561
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.594
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.583
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.950
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.244
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.496
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.408
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.450
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.508
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.425
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.775
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 Cites20107
Self Cites201110
Self Cites201222
Self Cites201318
Self Cites201416
Self Cites201518
Self Cites201622
Self Cites201714
Self Cites201813
Self Cites20199
Self Cites202014
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201013
Total Cites201129
Total Cites201284
Total Cites201396
Total Cites201497
Total Cites2015101
Total Cites2016107
Total Cites201790
Total Cites2018105
Total Cites2019139
Total Cites2020171
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 document20100.100
External Cites per document20110.160
External Cites per document20120.346
External Cites per document20130.436
External Cites per document20140.450
External Cites per document20150.461
External Cites per document20160.472
External Cites per document20170.422
External Cites per document20180.511
External Cites per document20190.722
External Cites per document20200.872
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.217
Cites per document20110.244
Cites per document20120.469
Cites per document20130.536
Cites per document20140.539
Cites per document20150.561
Cites per document20160.594
Cites per document20170.500
Cites per document20180.583
Cites per document20190.772
Cites per document20200.950
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201060
Citable documents2011119
Citable documents2012179
Citable documents2013179
Citable documents2014180
Citable documents2015180
Citable documents2016180
Citable documents2017180
Citable documents2018180
Citable documents2019180
Citable documents2020180
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 documents201047
Uncited documents201198
Uncited documents2012117
Uncited documents2013117
Uncited documents2014114
Uncited documents2015119
Uncited documents2016114
Uncited documents2017114
Uncited documents2018103
Uncited documents2019102
Uncited documents202081
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201013
Cited documents201121
Cited documents201262
Cited documents201362
Cited documents201466
Cited documents201561
Cited documents201666
Cited documents201766
Cited documents201877
Cited documents201978
Cited documents202099
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