Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Applied Pharmaceutical Scienceopen access

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
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2012Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2013Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2014Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2015Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2016Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2017Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2018Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2019Q3
Pharmacology (medical)2020Q3
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics (miscellaneous)2020Q2
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
20120.217
20130.258
20140.281
20150.257
20160.290
20170.244
20180.224
20190.252
20200.286
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
2011326
2012407
2013384
2014249
2015323
2016368
2017391
2018278
2019217
2020202
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)20120.715
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.657
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.808
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.920
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.789
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.769
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.981
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.407
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.715
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.662
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.657
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.696
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.824
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.733
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.748
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.971
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.378
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.715
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.662
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.540
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.611
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.797
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.685
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.648
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.939
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.376
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 Cites20110
Self Cites201220
Self Cites201335
Self Cites201430
Self Cites201523
Self Cites201654
Self Cites201758
Self Cites201848
Self Cites201971
Self Cites202052
Total Cites20110
Total Cites2012233
Total Cites2013485
Total Cites2014734
Total Cites2015724
Total Cites2016788
Total Cites2017689
Total Cites2018809
Total Cites20191007
Total Cites20201221
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.655
External Cites per document20130.616
External Cites per document20140.631
External Cites per document20150.676
External Cites per document20160.770
External Cites per document20170.675
External Cites per document20180.707
External Cites per document20190.906
External Cites per document20201.327
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.715
Cites per document20130.662
Cites per document20140.657
Cites per document20150.696
Cites per document20160.824
Cites per document20170.733
Cites per document20180.748
Cites per document20190.971
Cites per document20201.378
% 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
20114.29
20128.85
201310.68
201414.06
201512.07
201610.60
201715.09
201812.23
201913.36
202014.85
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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20175
Non-citable documents20185
Non-citable documents20194
Non-citable documents20205
Citable documents20110
Citable documents2012325
Citable documents2013731
Citable documents20141115
Citable documents20151037
Citable documents2016953
Citable documents2017935
Citable documents20181077
Citable documents20191033
Citable documents2020881
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 documents20110
Uncited documents2012210
Uncited documents2013449
Uncited documents2014706
Uncited documents2015644
Uncited documents2016547
Uncited documents2017544
Uncited documents2018624
Uncited documents2019502
Uncited documents2020361
Cited documents20110
Cited documents2012116
Cited documents2013284
Cited documents2014411
Cited documents2015396
Cited documents2016409
Cited documents2017396
Cited documents2018458
Cited documents2019535
Cited documents2020525
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