Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Accounting and the Public Interest

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
7
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Subject Area and CategoryBusiness, Management and Accounting
Accounting
PublisherAmerican Accounting Association
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15309320
Coverage2009-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
Accounting2010Q4
Accounting2011Q4
Accounting2012Q3
Accounting2013Q3
Accounting2014Q4
Accounting2015Q3
Accounting2016Q3
Accounting2017Q3
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
20100.102
20110.110
20120.374
20130.263
20140.159
20150.298
20160.222
20170.234
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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.118
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.619
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.607
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.423
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.840
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.727
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.619
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.444
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.318
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.455
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.611
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.818
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.727
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.278
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.133
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.143
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20173
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20112
Total Cites201213
Total Cites20138
Total Cites20147
Total Cites201510
Total Cites201611
Total Cites20179
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.000
External Cites per document20110.118
External Cites per document20120.476
External Cites per document20130.333
External Cites per document20140.227
External Cites per document20150.455
External Cites per document20160.500
External Cites per document20170.545
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.118
Cites per document20120.619
Cites per document20130.444
Cites per document20140.318
Cites per document20150.455
Cites per document20160.611
Cites per document20170.818
% 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
200920.00
20100.00
20110.00
201212.50
20138.33
20140.00
20150.00
201625.00
201714.29
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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20157
Non-citable documents20167
Non-citable documents20176
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201010
Citable documents201117
Citable documents201221
Citable documents201318
Citable documents201422
Citable documents201522
Citable documents201618
Citable documents201711
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201010
Uncited documents201115
Uncited documents201214
Uncited documents201314
Uncited documents201420
Uncited documents201525
Uncited documents201619
Uncited documents201711
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20112
Cited documents20127
Cited documents20135
Cited documents20144
Cited documents20154
Cited documents20166
Cited documents20176
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