Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Beliefs and Values

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Religious Studies

Social Sciences
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1984-1995, 2009-ongoing
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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.

Religious Studies2010Q3
Religious Studies2011Q1
Religious Studies2012Q2
Religious Studies2013Q1
Religious Studies2014Q1
Religious Studies2015Q1
Religious Studies2016Q1
Religious Studies2017Q1
Religious Studies2018Q1

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)20100.261
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.490
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.429
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.609
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.596
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.897
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.777
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.646
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.526
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.261
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.490
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.598
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.570
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.769
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.659
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.628
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.506
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.261
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.490
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.426
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.593
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.517
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.738
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.527
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.472
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 Cites20102
Self Cites20114
Self Cites20122
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201510
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20177
Self Cites20186
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20106
Total Cites201125
Total Cites201233
Total Cites201352
Total Cites201449
Total Cites201570
Total Cites201658
Total Cites201754
Total Cites201842
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 document20100.174
External Cites per document20110.412
External Cites per document20120.403
External Cites per document20130.598
External Cites per document20140.477
External Cites per document20150.659
External Cites per document20160.580
External Cites per document20170.547
External Cites per document20180.434
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.261
Cites per document20110.490
Cites per document20120.429
Cites per document20130.598
Cites per document20140.570
Cites per document20150.769
Cites per document20160.659
Cites per document20170.628
Cites per document20180.506
% 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 documents20102
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20187
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201023
Citable documents201151
Citable documents201277
Citable documents201387
Citable documents201486
Citable documents201591
Citable documents201688
Citable documents201786
Citable documents201883
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 documents201020
Uncited documents201141
Uncited documents201260
Uncited documents201357
Uncited documents201455
Uncited documents201558
Uncited documents201656
Uncited documents201754
Uncited documents201864
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20105
Cited documents201114
Cited documents201222
Cited documents201335
Cited documents201435
Cited documents201537
Cited documents201634
Cited documents201736
Cited documents201826
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