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Malaysian Construction Research Journalopen access



Universities and research institutions in Malaysia

Subject Area and Category


Construction Research Institute of Malaysia



Publication type



19853807, 25904140





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The Malaysian Construction Research Journal (MCRJ) is the journal dedicated to the documentation of R&D achievements and technological development relevant to the construction industry within Malaysia and elsewhere in the world. It is a collation of research papers and other academic publications produced by researchers, practitioners, industrialists, academicians, and all those involved in the construction industry. The papers cover a wide spectrum encompassing building technology, materials science, information technology, environment, quality, economics and many relevant disciplines that can contribute to the enhancement of knowledge in the construction field. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Building and Construction2012Q4
Building and Construction2013Q4
Building and Construction2014Q4
Building and Construction2015Q4
Building and Construction2016Q4
Building and Construction2017Q4
Building and Construction2018Q4
Building and Construction2019Q4
Building and Construction2020Q4
Building and Construction2021Q4

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.526
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.281
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.156
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.357
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.269
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.277
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.526
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.400
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.279
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.185
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.382
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.263
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.257
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.458
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.423
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.053
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.366
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.317
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.251
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.171
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20120
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20176
Self Cites201810
Self Cites201927
Self Cites202012
Self Cites202111
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20122
Total Cites20134
Total Cites201420
Total Cites201516
Total Cites201612
Total Cites201710
Total Cites201842
Total Cites201961
Total Cites202065
Total Cites202165
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.167
External Cites per document20130.083
External Cites per document20140.559
External Cites per document20150.441
External Cites per document20160.333
External Cites per document20170.089
External Cites per document20180.330
External Cites per document20190.207
External Cites per document20200.236
External Cites per document20210.234
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.143
Cites per document20130.143
Cites per document20140.526
Cites per document20150.400
Cites per document20160.279
Cites per document20170.185
Cites per document20180.382
Cites per document20190.335
Cites per document20200.263
Cites per document20210.257
% 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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20134
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20167
Non-citable documents20179
Non-citable documents201813
Non-citable documents201918
Non-citable documents202022
Non-citable documents202122
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201212
Citable documents201324
Citable documents201434
Citable documents201534
Citable documents201636
Citable documents201745
Citable documents201897
Citable documents2019164
Citable documents2020225
Citable documents2021231
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 documents20110
Uncited documents201212
Uncited documents201324
Uncited documents201430
Uncited documents201535
Uncited documents201637
Uncited documents201748
Uncited documents201888
Uncited documents2019146
Uncited documents2020200
Uncited documents2021208
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20122
Cited documents20134
Cited documents20148
Cited documents20155
Cited documents20166
Cited documents20176
Cited documents201822
Cited documents201936
Cited documents202047
Cited documents202145
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