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East Asian Archives of Psychiatry



Universities and research institutions in China

Subject Area and Category


Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press



Publication type



22247041, 20789947





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East Asian Archives of Psychiatry is the official peer-reviewed publication of the Hong Kong College of Psychiatrists. It is one of the few English psychiatric journals in Asia. The journal publishes psychiatric reports from Hong Kong, China, Asian countries and other parts of the world. Join the conversation about this journal

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)2011Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2011Q4
Psychiatry and Mental Health2012Q4
Psychiatry and Mental Health2013Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2014Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2015Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2016Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2017Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2018Q3
Psychiatry and Mental Health2019Q3

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.087
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.444
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.045
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.236
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.802
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.881
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.087
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.444
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.045
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.059
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.060
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.813
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.206
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.087
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.444
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.136
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.739
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.475
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.897
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.977
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20122
Self Cites20137
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20154
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20174
Self Cites20182
Self Cites20193
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20112
Total Cites201220
Total Cites201370
Total Cites201472
Total Cites201572
Total Cites201671
Total Cites201752
Total Cites201848
Total Cites201976
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.087
External Cites per document20120.400
External Cites per document20130.940
External Cites per document20141.076
External Cites per document20151.000
External Cites per document20161.045
External Cites per document20170.750
External Cites per document20180.767
External Cites per document20191.159
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.087
Cites per document20120.444
Cites per document20131.045
Cites per document20141.091
Cites per document20151.059
Cites per document20161.060
Cites per document20170.813
Cites per document20180.800
Cites per document20191.206
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents201513
Non-citable documents201613
Non-citable documents201711
Non-citable documents20188
Non-citable documents20196
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201123
Citable documents201245
Citable documents201367
Citable documents201466
Citable documents201568
Citable documents201667
Citable documents201764
Citable documents201860
Citable documents201963
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 documents20100
Uncited documents201122
Uncited documents201230
Uncited documents201336
Uncited documents201439
Uncited documents201545
Uncited documents201640
Uncited documents201744
Uncited documents201840
Uncited documents201933
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20112
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201336
Cited documents201437
Cited documents201536
Cited documents201640
Cited documents201731
Cited documents201828
Cited documents201936
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