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Current Science

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
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Subject Area and CategoryMultidisciplinary
Multidisciplinary
PublisherIndian Academy of Sciences
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00113891
Coverage1947-1951, 1973-1989, 1993-ongoing
Scope Current Science, founded in 1932 is published by the Current Science Association in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences. The journal is also intended as a medium for communication and discussion of important issues that concern science and scientific activity. All articles published in Current Science, especially editorials, opinions and commentaries, letters and book reviews, are deemed to reflect the individual views of the authors and not the official points of view, either of the Current Science Association or of the Indian Academy of Sciences.

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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
Multidisciplinary1999Q2
Multidisciplinary2000Q2
Multidisciplinary2001Q1
Multidisciplinary2002Q1
Multidisciplinary2003Q1
Multidisciplinary2004Q1
Multidisciplinary2005Q1
Multidisciplinary2006Q1
Multidisciplinary2007Q1
Multidisciplinary2008Q1
Multidisciplinary2009Q1
Multidisciplinary2010Q1
Multidisciplinary2011Q1
Multidisciplinary2012Q1
Multidisciplinary2013Q1
Multidisciplinary2014Q2
Multidisciplinary2015Q1
Multidisciplinary2016Q2
Multidisciplinary2017Q2
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
19990.286
20000.230
20010.277
20020.238
20030.276
20040.279
20050.289
20060.347
20070.334
20080.342
20090.338
20100.307
20110.320
20120.334
20130.283
20140.313
20150.324
20160.289
20170.311
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)19990.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.535
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.584
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.692
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.721
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.815
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.889
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.951
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.216
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.272
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.401
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.355
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.405
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.417
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.408
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.229
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.506
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.528
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.564
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.604
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.697
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.699
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.782
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.819
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.913
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.964
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.026
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.084
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.268
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.423
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.290
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.404
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.348
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.166
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.501
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.475
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.582
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.525
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.683
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.670
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.811
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.854
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.798
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.836
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.002
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.290
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.284
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.220
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.121
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.045
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 Cites199980
Self Cites200073
Self Cites2001100
Self Cites200297
Self Cites2003142
Self Cites2004181
Self Cites2005245
Self Cites2006236
Self Cites2007201
Self Cites2008178
Self Cites2009155
Self Cites2010156
Self Cites2011145
Self Cites2012122
Self Cites2013138
Self Cites2014150
Self Cites2015171
Self Cites2016143
Self Cites2017158
Total Cites1999459
Total Cites2000534
Total Cites2001630
Total Cites2002698
Total Cites2003780
Total Cites2004860
Total Cites20051076
Total Cites20061316
Total Cites20071486
Total Cites20081598
Total Cites20091559
Total Cites20101495
Total Cites20111466
Total Cites20121439
Total Cites20131117
Total Cites20141205
Total Cites20151209
Total Cites20161438
Total Cites20171487
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 document19990.418
External Cites per document20000.456
External Cites per document20010.474
External Cites per document20020.520
External Cites per document20030.570
External Cites per document20040.552
External Cites per document20050.604
External Cites per document20060.672
External Cites per document20070.790
External Cites per document20080.857
External Cites per document20090.924
External Cites per document20100.971
External Cites per document20111.143
External Cites per document20121.303
External Cites per document20131.130
External Cites per document20141.230
External Cites per document20151.157
External Cites per document20161.152
External Cites per document20171.042
Cites per document19990.506
Cites per document20000.528
Cites per document20010.564
Cites per document20020.604
Cites per document20030.697
Cites per document20040.699
Cites per document20050.782
Cites per document20060.819
Cites per document20070.913
Cites per document20080.964
Cites per document20091.026
Cites per document20101.084
Cites per document20111.268
Cites per document20121.423
Cites per document20131.290
Cites per document20141.404
Cites per document20151.348
Cites per document20161.279
Cites per document20171.166
% 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
19998.02
20008.88
20018.92
200210.25
20038.30
20046.87
20057.27
20069.59
20077.87
20085.01
20098.07
20105.52
20117.11
20127.39
20138.59
20147.81
20157.46
20168.92
20177.87
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 documents19991
Non-citable documents20004
Non-citable documents20013
Non-citable documents20027
Non-citable documents20036
Non-citable documents2004222
Non-citable documents2005395
Non-citable documents2006642
Non-citable documents2007641
Non-citable documents2008738
Non-citable documents2009815
Non-citable documents2010957
Non-citable documents20111115
Non-citable documents20121156
Non-citable documents20131111
Non-citable documents2014998
Non-citable documents2015924
Non-citable documents2016934
Non-citable documents2017849
Citable documents1999907
Citable documents20001011
Citable documents20011117
Citable documents20021156
Citable documents20031119
Citable documents20041231
Citable documents20051376
Citable documents20061607
Citable documents20071627
Citable documents20081657
Citable documents20091520
Citable documents20101379
Citable documents20111156
Citable documents20121011
Citable documents2013866
Citable documents2014858
Citable documents2015897
Citable documents20161124
Citable documents20171275
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 documents1999625
Uncited documents2000714
Uncited documents2001777
Uncited documents2002783
Uncited documents2003702
Uncited documents2004958
Uncited documents20051172
Uncited documents20061531
Uncited documents20071530
Uncited documents20081592
Uncited documents20091567
Uncited documents20101564
Uncited documents20111571
Uncited documents20121460
Uncited documents20131371
Uncited documents20141259
Uncited documents20151197
Uncited documents20161353
Uncited documents20171388
Cited documents1999283
Cited documents2000301
Cited documents2001343
Cited documents2002380
Cited documents2003423
Cited documents2004495
Cited documents2005599
Cited documents2006718
Cited documents2007738
Cited documents2008803
Cited documents2009768
Cited documents2010772
Cited documents2011700
Cited documents2012707
Cited documents2013606
Cited documents2014597
Cited documents2015624
Cited documents2016705
Cited documents2017736
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