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Revista Portuguesa de Estudos Regionais

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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Geography, Planning and Development
Sociology and Political Science
Urban Studies
Publisher Associacao Portuguesa para o Desenvolvimento Regional (APDR)
Publication typeJournals
ISSN1645586X
Coverage2012-2019
Scope The Portuguese Review of Regional Studies (RPER) is the initiative of the Portuguese Association for Regional Development (APDR). The main purpose is to publish research on the Portuguese and international situations in the aim of the interdisciplinary area of regional, local and urban studies (Regional Science). RPER was created in the belief that in Portugal there is a large number of professionals, notably in universities, research centres and regional and local bodies in the public Administration, for whom this Review will be a practical medium for spreading and receiving information and exchanging experiences. RPER’s target-public comprises professionals and researchers with higher academic training in the areas to which space and territory are crucial: economists, urban planners, geographers, sociologists, jurists, etc. Papers for publication in RPER must be written in a language and style accessible to the target public mentioned in the previous point, despite of the fact that some analytical approaches may imply advanced knowledge in some less common techniques. RPER will only publish papers written in Portuguese, Spanish, French and English. Priority will be given to papers which explore up to date and accurate statistical information and innovative issues.

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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
Geography, Planning and Development2013Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q3
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q4
Sociology and Political Science2013Q4
Sociology and Political Science2014Q4
Sociology and Political Science2015Q3
Sociology and Political Science2016Q4
Sociology and Political Science2017Q4
Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
Sociology and Political Science2019Q4
Urban Studies2013Q4
Urban Studies2014Q4
Urban Studies2015Q3
Urban Studies2016Q4
Urban Studies2017Q4
Urban Studies2018Q3
Urban Studies2019Q3
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
20130.101
20140.114
20150.191
20160.113
20170.127
20180.157
20190.128
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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.056
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.118
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.163
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.242
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.056
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.163
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.178
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.135
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.056
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.118
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.161
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.103
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.147
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.194
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20155
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20183
Self Cites20192
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20131
Total Cites20144
Total Cites20158
Total Cites20165
Total Cites20178
Total Cites201810
Total Cites20197
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.056
External Cites per document20140.118
External Cites per document20150.061
External Cites per document20160.111
External Cites per document20170.156
External Cites per document20180.146
External Cites per document20190.096
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.056
Cites per document20140.118
Cites per document20150.163
Cites per document20160.111
Cites per document20170.178
Cites per document20180.208
Cites per document20190.135
% 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
201210.53
201317.65
201420.00
201514.29
201616.67
201722.22
201833.33
201911.11
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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20172
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20192
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201318
Citable documents201434
Citable documents201549
Citable documents201645
Citable documents201745
Citable documents201848
Citable documents201952
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201318
Uncited documents201432
Uncited documents201543
Uncited documents201641
Uncited documents201740
Uncited documents201841
Uncited documents201948
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20131
Cited documents20144
Cited documents20158
Cited documents20165
Cited documents20177
Cited documents20189
Cited documents20196
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