Scimago Journal & Country Rank

International Journal of Sport Policy

CountryUnited Kingdom
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryBusiness, Management and Accounting
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management

Social Sciences
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
PublisherTaylor and Francis Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN19406940, 19406959

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.

Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2011Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2012Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2013Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2014Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2015Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2016Q1

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)20110.789
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.705
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.174
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.708
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.822
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.593
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.789
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.705
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.174
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.610
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.793
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.789
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.705
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.960
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.423
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.193
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.045
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 Cites20114
Self Cites20126
Self Cites201317
Self Cites201426
Self Cites201531
Self Cites201628
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201231
Total Cites201381
Total Cites2014124
Total Cites2015147
Total Cites2016124
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 document20110.579
External Cites per document20120.568
External Cites per document20130.928
External Cites per document20141.273
External Cites per document20151.415
External Cites per document20161.032
Cites per document20110.789
Cites per document20120.705
Cites per document20131.174
Cites per document20141.610
Cites per document20151.793
Cites per document20161.333
% 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 documents20112
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20139
Non-citable documents20149
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20163
Citable documents201119
Citable documents201244
Citable documents201369
Citable documents201477
Citable documents201582
Citable documents201693
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 documents201110
Uncited documents201235
Uncited documents201341
Uncited documents201435
Uncited documents201539
Uncited documents201641
Cited documents201111
Cited documents201214
Cited documents201337
Cited documents201451
Cited documents201549
Cited documents201655
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