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International Journal of Women's Healthopen access

Country New Zealand  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of New Zealand
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Maternity and Midwifery
PublisherDove Medical Press Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
Scope International Journal of Women's Health is an international, peer-reviewed, open access, online journal. Publishing original research, reports, editorials, reviews and commentaries on all aspects of women's healthcare including gynecology, obstetrics, and breast cancer. Subject areas include: Chronic conditions including cancers of various organs specific and not specific to women; Migraine, headaches, arthritis, osteoporosis; Endocrine and autoimmune syndromes - asthma, multiple sclerosis, lupus, diabetes; Sexual and reproductive health including fertility patterns and emerging technologies to address infertility; Infectious disease with chronic sequelae including HIV/AIDS, HPV, PID, and other STDs; Psychological and psychosocial conditions - depression across the life span, substance abuse, domestic violence; Health maintenance among aging females - factors affecting the quality of life including physical, social and mental issues; Avenues for health promotion and disease prevention across the life span; Male vs female incidence comparisons for conditions that affect both genders.


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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.

Maternity and Midwifery2010Q4
Maternity and Midwifery2011Q2
Maternity and Midwifery2012Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2013Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2014Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2015Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2016Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2017Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2018Q1
Maternity and Midwifery2019Q1
Obstetrics and Gynecology2010Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2011Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2012Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2013Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2014Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2015Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2016Q2
Obstetrics and Gynecology2017Q1
Obstetrics and Gynecology2018Q1
Obstetrics and Gynecology2019Q2

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)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.529
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.193
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.342
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.596
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.735
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.828
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.031
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.193
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.253
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.445
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.803
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.707
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.720
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.736
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.529
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.255
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.093
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.510
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.895
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.538
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.345
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.578
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20113
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201314
Self Cites201416
Self Cites201511
Self Cites201615
Self Cites201714
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20195
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20103
Total Cites2011104
Total Cites2012261
Total Cites2013383
Total Cites2014470
Total Cites2015670
Total Cites2016838
Total Cites2017766
Total Cites2018737
Total Cites2019714
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 document20100.143
External Cites per document20111.485
External Cites per document20122.109
External Cites per document20132.171
External Cites per document20142.131
External Cites per document20152.405
External Cites per document20162.753
External Cites per document20172.657
External Cites per document20182.701
External Cites per document20192.716
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.143
Cites per document20111.529
Cites per document20122.193
Cites per document20132.253
Cites per document20142.207
Cites per document20152.445
Cites per document20162.803
Cites per document20172.707
Cites per document20182.720
Cites per document20192.736
% 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 documents20101
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20147
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20175
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20193
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201021
Citable documents201168
Citable documents2012119
Citable documents2013170
Citable documents2014213
Citable documents2015274
Citable documents2016299
Citable documents2017283
Citable documents2018271
Citable documents2019261
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 documents201019
Uncited documents201129
Uncited documents201237
Uncited documents201352
Uncited documents201468
Uncited documents201578
Uncited documents201686
Uncited documents201777
Uncited documents201885
Uncited documents201971
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20103
Cited documents201141
Cited documents201286
Cited documents2013121
Cited documents2014152
Cited documents2015202
Cited documents2016222
Cited documents2017211
Cited documents2018192
Cited documents2019193
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