Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journalism Studies

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
51
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
PublisherRoutledge
Publication typeJournals
ISSN1461670X, 14699699
Coverage2001-ongoing
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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Communication2002Q3
Communication2003Q3
Communication2004Q2
Communication2005Q2
Communication2006Q2
Communication2007Q1
Communication2008Q2
Communication2009Q1
Communication2010Q1
Communication2011Q1
Communication2012Q1
Communication2013Q1
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q1
Communication2016Q1
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20020.237
20030.170
20040.343
20050.438
20060.347
20070.661
20080.690
20090.857
20100.970
20110.897
20121.316
20131.466
20141.254
20151.328
20161.199
20171.067
20181.551
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)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.667
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.543
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.680
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.698
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.861
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.088
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.232
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.295
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.513
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.746
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.158
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.940
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.206
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.159
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.191
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.667
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.543
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.693
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.700
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.032
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.058
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.531
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.397
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.342
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.925
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.308
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.509
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.229
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.873
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.525
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.731
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.738
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.707
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.810
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.756
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.278
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.514
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.962
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.836
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.479
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.853
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.991
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.517
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20010
Self Cites20022
Self Cites20033
Self Cites20049
Self Cites200510
Self Cites20068
Self Cites200715
Self Cites200822
Self Cites200919
Self Cites201026
Self Cites201119
Self Cites201225
Self Cites201319
Self Cites201425
Self Cites201522
Self Cites201631
Self Cites201731
Self Cites2018103
Total Cites20010
Total Cites20026
Total Cites200315
Total Cites200438
Total Cites200561
Total Cites200663
Total Cites200798
Total Cites2008159
Total Cites2009183
Total Cites2010202
Total Cites2011248
Total Cites2012218
Total Cites2013370
Total Cites2014310
Total Cites2015397
Total Cites2016434
Total Cites2017399
Total Cites2018589
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20010
External Cites per document20020.444
External Cites per document20030.267
External Cites per document20040.414
External Cites per document20050.580
External Cites per document20060.611
External Cites per document20070.697
External Cites per document20080.890
External Cites per document20090.948
External Cites per document20101.035
External Cites per document20111.414
External Cites per document20121.237
External Cites per document20132.222
External Cites per document20141.770
External Cites per document20152.180
External Cites per document20162.329
External Cites per document20172.056
External Cites per document20182.371
Cites per document20010.000
Cites per document20020.667
Cites per document20030.333
Cites per document20040.543
Cites per document20050.693
Cites per document20060.700
Cites per document20070.824
Cites per document20081.032
Cites per document20091.058
Cites per document20101.188
Cites per document20111.531
Cites per document20121.397
Cites per document20132.342
Cites per document20141.925
Cites per document20152.308
Cites per document20162.509
Cites per document20172.229
Cites per document20182.873
% 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
200122.22
20020.00
20034.00
200414.81
20050.00
20069.09
20074.76
20083.39
20095.66
20101.72
201110.91
201212.50
20139.84
201418.18
20158.77
201613.64
201716.30
201820.21
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20031
Non-citable documents20041
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20062
Non-citable documents20073
Non-citable documents20084
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20118
Non-citable documents201210
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201411
Non-citable documents201511
Non-citable documents201611
Non-citable documents201710
Non-citable documents201810
Citable documents20010
Citable documents20029
Citable documents200345
Citable documents200470
Citable documents200588
Citable documents200690
Citable documents2007119
Citable documents2008154
Citable documents2009173
Citable documents2010170
Citable documents2011162
Citable documents2012156
Citable documents2013158
Citable documents2014161
Citable documents2015172
Citable documents2016173
Citable documents2017179
Citable documents2018205
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20010
Uncited documents20026
Uncited documents200333
Uncited documents200448
Uncited documents200553
Uncited documents200657
Uncited documents200768
Uncited documents200880
Uncited documents200993
Uncited documents201091
Uncited documents201189
Uncited documents201280
Uncited documents201356
Uncited documents201479
Uncited documents201576
Uncited documents201665
Uncited documents201767
Uncited documents201875
Cited documents20010
Cited documents20023
Cited documents200313
Cited documents200423
Cited documents200536
Cited documents200635
Cited documents200754
Cited documents200878
Cited documents200984
Cited documents201084
Cited documents201181
Cited documents201286
Cited documents2013113
Cited documents201493
Cited documents2015107
Cited documents2016119
Cited documents2017122
Cited documents2018140
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