Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Science and Public Policy

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Oxford University Press

H-Index

69

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

03023427, 14715430

Coverage

1974, 1976-1982, 1984-2021

Information

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How to publish in this journal

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Scope

Science and Public Policy is a leading international journal on public policies for science, technology and innovation. It covers all types of science and technology in both developed and developing countries. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Geography, Planning and Development1999Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2000Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2001Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2002Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2003Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2004Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2005Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2006Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2007Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2008Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2009Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2010Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2011Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2012Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2013Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2021Q1
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law1999Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2000Q1
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2001Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2002Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2003Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2004Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2005Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2006Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2007Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2008Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2009Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2010Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2011Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2012Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2013Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2014Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2015Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2016Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2017Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2018Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2019Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2020Q2
Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law2021Q2
Public Administration1999Q2
Public Administration2000Q2
Public Administration2001Q2
Public Administration2002Q2
Public Administration2003Q1
Public Administration2004Q2
Public Administration2005Q2
Public Administration2006Q2
Public Administration2007Q2
Public Administration2008Q2
Public Administration2009Q2
Public Administration2010Q2
Public Administration2011Q1
Public Administration2012Q1
Public Administration2013Q1
Public Administration2014Q2
Public Administration2015Q2
Public Administration2016Q2
Public Administration2017Q2
Public Administration2018Q2
Public Administration2019Q2
Public Administration2020Q1
Public Administration2021Q2
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
19990.318
20000.466
20010.384
20020.377
20030.459
20040.368
20050.483
20060.422
20070.561
20080.539
20090.615
20100.522
20110.733
20120.710
20130.634
20140.545
20150.656
20160.712
20170.700
20180.695
20190.771
20200.852
20210.714
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
199939
200040
200142
200238
200344
200440
200541
200657
200760
200861
200969
201058
201167
201273
201364
201459
201552
201668
201770
201865
201975
202050
202162
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)19990.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.752
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.623
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.632
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.893
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.701
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.823
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.988
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.533
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.507
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.510
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.540
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.741
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.622
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.824
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.205
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.431
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.996
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.912
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.572
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20212.827
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.523
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.655
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.669
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.710
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.811
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.072
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.072
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.234
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.494
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.639
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.621
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.735
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20152.230
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.749
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.747
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.182
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.376
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20212.974
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.562
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.646
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.524
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.683
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.810
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.593
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.239
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.380
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.062
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.244
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.736
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.471
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.511
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.764
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.946
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.594
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.778
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20202.529
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.360
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 Cites19993
Self Cites200010
Self Cites200117
Self Cites200215
Self Cites200316
Self Cites200412
Self Cites200510
Self Cites200633
Self Cites200736
Self Cites200859
Self Cites200967
Self Cites201057
Self Cites201165
Self Cites201235
Self Cites201328
Self Cites201426
Self Cites201530
Self Cites201625
Self Cites201736
Self Cites201819
Self Cites201939
Self Cites202040
Self Cites202138
Total Cites199955
Total Cites200058
Total Cites200174
Total Cites200281
Total Cites200390
Total Cites200488
Total Cites200599
Total Cites2006134
Total Cites2007148
Total Cites2008195
Total Cites2009266
Total Cites2010243
Total Cites2011251
Total Cites2012318
Total Cites2013321
Total Cites2014354
Total Cites2015437
Total Cites2016370
Total Cites2017313
Total Cites2018332
Total Cites2019443
Total Cites2020499
Total Cites2021565
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 document19990.473
External Cites per document20000.432
External Cites per document20010.504
External Cites per document20020.545
External Cites per document20030.617
External Cites per document20040.613
External Cites per document20050.742
External Cites per document20060.849
External Cites per document20070.862
External Cites per document20080.925
External Cites per document20091.192
External Cites per document20101.033
External Cites per document20111.016
External Cites per document20121.474
External Cites per document20131.487
External Cites per document20141.616
External Cites per document20152.087
External Cites per document20161.983
External Cites per document20171.565
External Cites per document20181.656
External Cites per document20192.000
External Cites per document20202.186
External Cites per document20212.774
Cites per document19990.500
Cites per document20000.523
Cites per document20010.655
Cites per document20020.669
Cites per document20030.750
Cites per document20040.710
Cites per document20050.811
Cites per document20061.072
Cites per document20071.072
Cites per document20081.234
Cites per document20091.494
Cites per document20101.279
Cites per document20111.335
Cites per document20121.639
Cites per document20131.621
Cites per document20141.735
Cites per document20152.230
Cites per document20162.114
Cites per document20171.749
Cites per document20181.747
Cites per document20192.182
Cites per document20202.376
Cites per document20212.974
% 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
199915.38
200010.00
20019.52
200210.53
200315.91
200420.00
20054.88
200615.79
200710.00
200824.59
200921.74
201024.14
201125.37
201228.77
201326.56
201425.42
201536.54
201629.41
201735.71
201833.85
201934.67
202036.00
202135.48
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 documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20052
Non-citable documents20066
Non-citable documents20078
Non-citable documents200811
Non-citable documents200911
Non-citable documents201010
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents1999110
Citable documents2000111
Citable documents2001113
Citable documents2002121
Citable documents2003120
Citable documents2004124
Citable documents2005120
Citable documents2006119
Citable documents2007130
Citable documents2008147
Citable documents2009167
Citable documents2010180
Citable documents2011183
Citable documents2012192
Citable documents2013197
Citable documents2014203
Citable documents2015195
Citable documents2016174
Citable documents2017177
Citable documents2018189
Citable documents2019202
Citable documents2020210
Citable documents2021190
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 documents199977
Uncited documents200071
Uncited documents200167
Uncited documents200274
Uncited documents200372
Uncited documents200476
Uncited documents200571
Uncited documents200665
Uncited documents200755
Uncited documents200860
Uncited documents200963
Uncited documents201079
Uncited documents201166
Uncited documents201268
Uncited documents201368
Uncited documents201477
Uncited documents201570
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents201760
Uncited documents201860
Uncited documents201960
Uncited documents202057
Uncited documents202148
Cited documents199933
Cited documents200040
Cited documents200146
Cited documents200247
Cited documents200348
Cited documents200448
Cited documents200551
Cited documents200660
Cited documents200783
Cited documents200898
Cited documents2009115
Cited documents2010111
Cited documents2011122
Cited documents2012126
Cited documents2013130
Cited documents2014127
Cited documents2015126
Cited documents2016131
Cited documents2017119
Cited documents2018130
Cited documents2019143
Cited documents2020153
Cited documents2021142
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