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Clinical and Experimental Gastroenterologyopen access

Country New Zealand  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of New Zealand
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherDove Medical Press Ltd
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.


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)20110.538
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.963
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.031
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.349
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.183
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.538
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.298
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.385
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.356
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.345
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.298
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.321
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.137
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.514
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.880
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.632
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 Cites20111
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20166
Self Cites20175
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201114
Total Cites201274
Total Cites2013158
Total Cites2014174
Total Cites2015325
Total Cites2016349
Total Cites2017378
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 document20110.500
External Cites per document20121.298
External Cites per document20132.000
External Cites per document20142.098
External Cites per document20153.375
External Cites per document20163.298
External Cites per document20173.301
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.538
Cites per document20121.298
Cites per document20132.000
Cites per document20142.122
Cites per document20153.385
Cites per document20163.356
Cites per document20173.345
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20170
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201126
Citable documents201257
Citable documents201379
Citable documents201482
Citable documents201596
Citable documents2016104
Citable documents2017113
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 documents201117
Uncited documents201219
Uncited documents201326
Uncited documents201427
Uncited documents201526
Uncited documents201630
Uncited documents201721
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20119
Cited documents201239
Cited documents201355
Cited documents201459
Cited documents201573
Cited documents201676
Cited documents201792
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