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Current aging science

Country United Arab Emirates  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Arab Emirates
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Subject Area and CategoryBiochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

Geriatrics and Gerontology
PublisherBentham Science Publishers
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.

Geriatrics and Gerontology2009Q4
Geriatrics and Gerontology2010Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2011Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2012Q1
Geriatrics and Gerontology2013Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2014Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2015Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2016Q2
Geriatrics and Gerontology2017Q3
Geriatrics and Gerontology2018Q3

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.808
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.471
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.577
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.075
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.781
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.456
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.282
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.728
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.805
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.299
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.808
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.471
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.577
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.213
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.888
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.888
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.626
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.862
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.367
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.808
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.327
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.710
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.914
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.691
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.274
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 Cites20080
Self Cites200912
Self Cites201012
Self Cites201111
Self Cites201212
Self Cites201319
Self Cites20149
Self Cites201526
Self Cites201636
Self Cites201719
Self Cites20186
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200921
Total Cites201075
Total Cites2011201
Total Cites2012257
Total Cites2013257
Total Cites2014238
Total Cites2015168
Total Cites2016148
Total Cites2017162
Total Cites2018134
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.346
External Cites per document20101.235
External Cites per document20112.436
External Cites per document20123.063
External Cites per document20132.674
External Cites per document20142.337
External Cites per document20151.596
External Cites per document20161.231
External Cites per document20171.644
External Cites per document20181.306
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.808
Cites per document20101.471
Cites per document20112.577
Cites per document20123.213
Cites per document20132.888
Cites per document20142.429
Cites per document20151.888
Cites per document20161.626
Cites per document20171.862
Cites per document20181.367
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20166
Non-citable documents201710
Non-citable documents201812
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200926
Citable documents201051
Citable documents201178
Citable documents201280
Citable documents201389
Citable documents201498
Citable documents201589
Citable documents201691
Citable documents201787
Citable documents201898
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200911
Uncited documents201020
Uncited documents201120
Uncited documents201217
Uncited documents201321
Uncited documents201429
Uncited documents201528
Uncited documents201632
Uncited documents201735
Uncited documents201853
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200916
Cited documents201033
Cited documents201160
Cited documents201265
Cited documents201371
Cited documents201472
Cited documents201564
Cited documents201665
Cited documents201762
Cited documents201857
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