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African Journal of Primary Health Care and Family Medicineopen access

Country South Africa  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of South Africa
11
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Family Practice
Medicine (miscellaneous)
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
PublisherOpenJournals Publishing AOSIS (Pty) Ltd
Publication typeJournals
ISSN20712936, 20712928
Coverage2009-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
Family Practice2010Q3
Family Practice2011Q4
Family Practice2012Q3
Family Practice2013Q2
Family Practice2014Q2
Family Practice2015Q2
Family Practice2016Q2
Family Practice2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2010Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2011Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2012Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2013Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2014Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2015Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2016Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2017Q3
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
20100.112
20110.112
20120.144
20130.192
20140.249
20150.276
20160.311
20170.381
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)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.141
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.209
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.458
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.601
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.691
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.572
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.686
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.141
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.209
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.553
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.669
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.508
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.632
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.141
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.213
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.437
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.537
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.430
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.566
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 Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20115
Self Cites20124
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201518
Self Cites20169
Self Cites201719
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20106
Total Cites20119
Total Cites201219
Total Cites201343
Total Cites201463
Total Cites201599
Total Cites201692
Total Cites2017129
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 document20090
External Cites per document20100.200
External Cites per document20110.063
External Cites per document20120.165
External Cites per document20130.432
External Cites per document20140.482
External Cites per document20150.547
External Cites per document20160.459
External Cites per document20170.539
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.200
Cites per document20110.141
Cites per document20120.209
Cites per document20130.489
Cites per document20140.553
Cites per document20150.669
Cites per document20160.508
Cites per document20170.632
% 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
200912.90
201029.41
201116.67
20123.45
201313.33
201415.63
201517.46
20161.19
201725.37
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 documents20090
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20124
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20155
Non-citable documents20166
Non-citable documents20177
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201030
Citable documents201164
Citable documents201291
Citable documents201388
Citable documents2014114
Citable documents2015148
Citable documents2016181
Citable documents2017204
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 documents20090
Uncited documents201026
Uncited documents201157
Uncited documents201279
Uncited documents201367
Uncited documents201485
Uncited documents201596
Uncited documents2016128
Uncited documents2017125
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20105
Cited documents20118
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201326
Cited documents201434
Cited documents201557
Cited documents201659
Cited documents201786
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