Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Social Psychological and Personality Science

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryPsychology
Clinical Psychology
Social Psychology
PublisherSage Periodicals Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN19485514, 19485506
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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.

Clinical Psychology2011Q1
Clinical Psychology2012Q1
Clinical Psychology2013Q1
Clinical Psychology2014Q1
Clinical Psychology2015Q1
Clinical Psychology2016Q1
Clinical Psychology2017Q1
Social Psychology2011Q1
Social Psychology2012Q1
Social Psychology2013Q1
Social Psychology2014Q1
Social Psychology2015Q1
Social Psychology2016Q1
Social Psychology2017Q1

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.673
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.413
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.983
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.361
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.951
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.949
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.673
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.413
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.983
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.266
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.372
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.591
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20172.788
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.673
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.413
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.832
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.021
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.203
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20172.651
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20117
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201323
Self Cites201425
Self Cites201538
Self Cites201617
Self Cites201727
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201182
Total Cites2012333
Total Cites2013695
Total Cites2014908
Total Cites20151015
Total Cites2016855
Total Cites2017895
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 document20100
External Cites per document20111.531
External Cites per document20122.341
External Cites per document20132.884
External Cites per document20143.176
External Cites per document20153.246
External Cites per document20162.539
External Cites per document20172.704
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.673
Cites per document20122.413
Cites per document20132.983
Cites per document20143.266
Cites per document20153.372
Cites per document20162.591
Cites per document20172.788
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20169
Non-citable documents20179
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201149
Citable documents2012138
Citable documents2013233
Citable documents2014278
Citable documents2015301
Citable documents2016330
Citable documents2017321
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 documents20100
Uncited documents201121
Uncited documents201238
Uncited documents201347
Uncited documents201445
Uncited documents201548
Uncited documents201677
Uncited documents201768
Cited documents20100
Cited documents201129
Cited documents2012102
Cited documents2013189
Cited documents2014236
Cited documents2015259
Cited documents2016262
Cited documents2017262
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