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Insectsopen access

Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Insect Science
PublisherMultidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
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.

Insect Science2011Q2
Insect Science2012Q3
Insect Science2013Q2
Insect Science2014Q2
Insect Science2015Q2
Insect Science2016Q1
Insect Science2017Q1
Insect Science2018Q1

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)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.067
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.164
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.421
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.560
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.224
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.185
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.343
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.067
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.570
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.990
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.413
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.067
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.174
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.504
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.726
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.915
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.937
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.214
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 Cites201215
Self Cites20136
Self Cites201411
Self Cites201519
Self Cites201625
Self Cites201721
Self Cites201833
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20111
Total Cites201248
Total Cites2013142
Total Cites2014233
Total Cites2015270
Total Cites2016347
Total Cites2017390
Total Cites2018654
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 document20111.000
External Cites per document20120.733
External Cites per document20131.115
External Cites per document20141.362
External Cites per document20151.459
External Cites per document20162.013
External Cites per document20171.883
External Cites per document20182.292
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20111.000
Cites per document20121.067
Cites per document20131.164
Cites per document20141.429
Cites per document20151.570
Cites per document20162.169
Cites per document20171.990
Cites per document20182.413
% 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 documents20111
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20141
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20163
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20185
Citable documents20100
Citable documents20111
Citable documents201245
Citable documents2013122
Citable documents2014163
Citable documents2015172
Citable documents2016160
Citable documents2017196
Citable documents2018271
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 documents20111
Uncited documents201219
Uncited documents201356
Uncited documents201465
Uncited documents201571
Uncited documents201653
Uncited documents201773
Uncited documents201890
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20111
Cited documents201227
Cited documents201368
Cited documents201499
Cited documents2015103
Cited documents2016110
Cited documents2017127
Cited documents2018186
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