Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Asia Pacific Family Medicineopen access


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom
Media Ranking in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


BioMed Central Ltd.



Publication type



1447056X, 14441683


2009-2018, 2020



How to publish in this journal


The Asia Pacific Family Medicine Journal publishes subject-specific articles focused on the needs of individual research communities across all spheres of family medicine, scientific medicine and public health. We make editorial decisions on the basis of the interest of a study or its likely impact. Studies must be scientifically valid; for research articles, this includes a scientifically sound research question, the use of suitable methods and analysis, and following community-agreed standards relevant to the research field. 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.

Family Practice2010Q3
Family Practice2011Q2
Family Practice2012Q2
Family Practice2013Q3
Family Practice2014Q3
Family Practice2015Q2
Family Practice2016Q2
Family Practice2017Q2
Family Practice2018Q1
Family Practice2019Q2
Family Practice2020Q1
Family Practice2021Q2
Family Practice2022Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2010Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2011Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2012Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2013Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2014Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2015Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2016Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2017Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2018Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2019Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2020Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2021Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2022Q4

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.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

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)20100.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.839
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.886
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.432
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.811
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.290
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.348
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20212.577
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.727
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.900
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.879
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.094
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.581
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.947
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.348
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.778
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20212.400
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.700
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.833
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.867
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.583
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.231
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.923
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.556
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.625
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.250
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20153
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20182
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Self Cites20210
Self Cites20220
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20101
Total Cites20119
Total Cites201216
Total Cites201324
Total Cites201427
Total Cites201529
Total Cites201635
Total Cites201749
Total Cites201837
Total Cites201931
Total Cites202050
Total Cites202148
Total Cites20222
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 document20100.500
External Cites per document20111.286
External Cites per document20120.727
External Cites per document20130.828
External Cites per document20140.833
External Cites per document20150.788
External Cites per document20161.031
External Cites per document20171.516
External Cites per document20181.842
External Cites per document20191.348
External Cites per document20202.778
External Cites per document20212.400
External Cites per document20220.250
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.500
Cites per document20111.286
Cites per document20120.727
Cites per document20130.828
Cites per document20140.900
Cites per document20150.879
Cites per document20161.094
Cites per document20171.581
Cites per document20181.947
Cites per document20191.348
Cites per document20202.778
Cites per document20212.400
Cites per document20220.250
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20211
Non-citable documents20221
Citable documents20090
Citable documents20102
Citable documents20117
Citable documents201222
Citable documents201329
Citable documents201430
Citable documents201532
Citable documents201631
Citable documents201730
Citable documents201819
Citable documents201923
Citable documents202018
Citable documents202119
Citable documents20227
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 documents20101
Uncited documents20114
Uncited documents201212
Uncited documents201317
Uncited documents201415
Uncited documents201519
Uncited documents201618
Uncited documents201714
Uncited documents20185
Uncited documents20197
Uncited documents20207
Uncited documents20217
Uncited documents20226
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20101
Cited documents20113
Cited documents201210
Cited documents201312
Cited documents201415
Cited documents201514
Cited documents201614
Cited documents201717
Cited documents201814
Cited documents201916
Cited documents202011
Cited documents202113
Cited documents20222
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
SCImago Graphica
Explore, visually communicate and make sense of data with our new data visualization tool.
Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2023
Loading comments…

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2022. Data Source: Scopus®

Cookie settings

Cookie policy