Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Social Sciences

Discontinued in Scopus as of 2016

Country

Pakistan

Universities and research institutions in Pakistan
Media Ranking in Pakistan

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Medwell Publishing

H-Index

18

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

18185800, 19936125

Coverage

2009-2016

Scope

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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
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q4
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
20100.106
20110.417
20120.428
20130.327
20140.140
20150.140
20160.154
20170.109
20180.110
20190.120
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
2009110
201092
201178
2012130
201396
201477
2015352
2016750
20170
20180
20190
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)20100.073
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.218
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.282
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.173
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.244
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.233
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.265
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.073
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.218
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.282
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.190
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.274
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.167
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.243
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.273
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.073
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.218
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.168
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.084
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.075
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.301
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.172
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.249
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.000
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 Cites201110
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201310
Self Cites20142
Self Cites20159
Self Cites201623
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20108
Total Cites201144
Total Cites201279
Total Cites201357
Total Cites201439
Total Cites201538
Total Cites2016144
Total Cites2017197
Total Cites2018268
Total Cites2019205
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 document20100.073
External Cites per document20110.168
External Cites per document20120.246
External Cites per document20130.157
External Cites per document20140.122
External Cites per document20150.096
External Cites per document20160.230
External Cites per document20170.167
External Cites per document20180.243
External Cites per document20190.273
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.073
Cites per document20110.218
Cites per document20120.282
Cites per document20130.190
Cites per document20140.128
Cites per document20150.125
Cites per document20160.274
Cites per document20170.167
Cites per document20180.243
Cites per document20190.273
% 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
20090.91
20103.26
20117.69
20123.85
20133.13
20149.09
20153.13
20164.13
20170
20180
20190
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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Citable documents20090
Citable documents2010110
Citable documents2011202
Citable documents2012280
Citable documents2013300
Citable documents2014304
Citable documents2015303
Citable documents2016525
Citable documents20171179
Citable documents20181102
Citable documents2019750
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 documents2010104
Uncited documents2011176
Uncited documents2012238
Uncited documents2013271
Uncited documents2014279
Uncited documents2015273
Uncited documents2016439
Uncited documents20171062
Uncited documents2018966
Uncited documents2019657
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20106
Cited documents201126
Cited documents201242
Cited documents201329
Cited documents201425
Cited documents201530
Cited documents201686
Cited documents2017117
Cited documents2018136
Cited documents201993
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