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Frontiers in Immunologyopen access

Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
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Subject Area and CategoryImmunology and Microbiology

Immunology and Allergy
PublisherFrontiers Media S.A.
Publication typeJournals
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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.

Immunology and Allergy2011Q4
Immunology and Allergy2012Q2
Immunology and Allergy2013Q1
Immunology and Allergy2014Q1
Immunology and Allergy2015Q1
Immunology and Allergy2016Q1
Immunology and Allergy2017Q1

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.

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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.585
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.974
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20144.897
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.648
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20166.064
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20176.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.585
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.974
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.902
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20155.786
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20166.292
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20176.291
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.585
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.976
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.940
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20156.046
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20166.551
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20175.465
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20110
Self Cites201237
Self Cites2013210
Self Cites2014407
Self Cites2015722
Self Cites2016456
Self Cites20171104
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20110
Total Cites2012130
Total Cites20131995
Total Cites20144657
Total Cites20158349
Total Cites20169992
Total Cites201711059
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.000
External Cites per document20121.134
External Cites per document20133.556
External Cites per document20144.474
External Cites per document20155.286
External Cites per document20166.005
External Cites per document20175.663
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20121.585
Cites per document20133.974
Cites per document20144.902
Cites per document20155.786
Cites per document20166.292
Cites per document20176.291
% 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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20112
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents201320
Non-citable documents201445
Non-citable documents2015121
Non-citable documents2016198
Non-citable documents2017226
Citable documents20100
Citable documents20111
Citable documents201282
Citable documents2013502
Citable documents2014950
Citable documents20151443
Citable documents20161588
Citable documents20171758
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 documents20100
Uncited documents20113
Uncited documents201233
Uncited documents201375
Uncited documents2014117
Uncited documents2015143
Uncited documents2016234
Uncited documents2017305
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20110
Cited documents201254
Cited documents2013447
Cited documents2014878
Cited documents20151421
Cited documents20161552
Cited documents20171679
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