Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Technical Communication

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
29
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
PublisherSociety For Technical Communication
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00493155
Coverage1973-1985, 1987-1988, 1996-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
Communication1999Q3
Communication2000Q3
Communication2001Q2
Communication2002Q1
Communication2003Q1
Communication2004Q1
Communication2005Q2
Communication2006Q2
Communication2007Q2
Communication2008Q2
Communication2009Q2
Communication2010Q2
Communication2011Q2
Communication2012Q2
Communication2013Q2
Communication2014Q2
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q1
Communication2018Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)1999Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2000Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2001Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2006Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q1
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
19990.196
20000.262
20010.374
20020.749
20031.047
20040.660
20050.523
20060.358
20070.527
20080.430
20090.500
20100.462
20110.474
20120.389
20130.345
20140.302
20150.408
20160.598
20170.768
20181.084
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)19990.213
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.434
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.791
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.916
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.931
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.950
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20051.061
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.678
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.948
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.874
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.951
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.146
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.724
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.575
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.955
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.825
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.810
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.317
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.443
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.433
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.213
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.403
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.986
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.920
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.975
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.767
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.989
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.703
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.835
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.865
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.986
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.817
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.864
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.762
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.844
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.588
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.275
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.452
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.020
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.094
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.824
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.864
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.968
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.981
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.745
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.660
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.778
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.811
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.586
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.897
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.828
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.903
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.594
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.222
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 Cites19996
Self Cites20003
Self Cites20014
Self Cites200222
Self Cites200317
Self Cites200425
Self Cites200531
Self Cites200626
Self Cites200730
Self Cites200815
Self Cites200919
Self Cites201013
Self Cites201116
Self Cites201214
Self Cites201315
Self Cites20144
Self Cites201515
Self Cites201611
Self Cites201721
Self Cites201823
Total Cites199913
Total Cites200025
Total Cites200170
Total Cites200269
Total Cites200378
Total Cites200469
Total Cites200589
Total Cites200664
Total Cites200783
Total Cites200866
Total Cites200964
Total Cites201071
Total Cites201149
Total Cites201240
Total Cites201338
Total Cites201432
Total Cites201538
Total Cites201652
Total Cites201763
Total Cites201881
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 document19990.115
External Cites per document20000.355
External Cites per document20010.930
External Cites per document20020.627
External Cites per document20030.763
External Cites per document20040.489
External Cites per document20050.644
External Cites per document20060.418
External Cites per document20070.697
External Cites per document20080.646
External Cites per document20090.608
External Cites per document20100.806
External Cites per document20110.550
External Cites per document20120.520
External Cites per document20130.523
External Cites per document20140.667
External Cites per document20150.511
External Cites per document20160.932
External Cites per document20170.875
External Cites per document20181.137
Cites per document19990.213
Cites per document20000.403
Cites per document20010.986
Cites per document20020.920
Cites per document20030.975
Cites per document20040.767
Cites per document20050.989
Cites per document20060.703
Cites per document20071.092
Cites per document20080.835
Cites per document20090.865
Cites per document20100.986
Cites per document20110.817
Cites per document20120.800
Cites per document20130.864
Cites per document20140.762
Cites per document20150.844
Cites per document20161.182
Cites per document20171.313
Cites per document20181.588
% 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
19990.00
20000.00
20018.33
20020.00
20030.00
200420.00
20050.00
200616.67
200719.35
20084.17
20098.00
201010.53
20116.25
20120.00
20135.88
20145.26
20155.00
20164.35
20178.70
20180.00
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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents200319
Non-citable documents200433
Non-citable documents200539
Non-citable documents200621
Non-citable documents200713
Non-citable documents200811
Non-citable documents200911
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents20118
Non-citable documents201210
Non-citable documents201310
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents201612
Non-citable documents201714
Non-citable documents201815
Citable documents199961
Citable documents200062
Citable documents200171
Citable documents200275
Citable documents200380
Citable documents200490
Citable documents200590
Citable documents200691
Citable documents200776
Citable documents200879
Citable documents200974
Citable documents201072
Citable documents201160
Citable documents201250
Citable documents201344
Citable documents201442
Citable documents201545
Citable documents201644
Citable documents201748
Citable documents201851
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 documents199950
Uncited documents200043
Uncited documents200128
Uncited documents200234
Uncited documents200349
Uncited documents200482
Uncited documents200578
Uncited documents200677
Uncited documents200746
Uncited documents200851
Uncited documents200950
Uncited documents201039
Uncited documents201133
Uncited documents201238
Uncited documents201334
Uncited documents201434
Uncited documents201535
Uncited documents201628
Uncited documents201737
Uncited documents201835
Cited documents199911
Cited documents200019
Cited documents200143
Cited documents200241
Cited documents200350
Cited documents200441
Cited documents200551
Cited documents200635
Cited documents200743
Cited documents200839
Cited documents200935
Cited documents201041
Cited documents201135
Cited documents201222
Cited documents201320
Cited documents201418
Cited documents201520
Cited documents201628
Cited documents201725
Cited documents201831
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