Scimago Journal & Country Rank

World Journal of Orthopaedicsopen access

Country China  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of China
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Publisherdi xue qian yuan bian ji bu
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.

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2011Q4
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2012Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2013Q3
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2014Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2015Q2
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2016Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2017Q1
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine2018Q2

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)20110.250
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.128
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.405
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.502
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.128
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.300
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.080
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.210
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.675
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.250
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.057
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.032
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.391
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.040
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.846
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 Cites20111
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20134
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20159
Self Cites20169
Self Cites201718
Self Cites20183
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20111
Total Cites201214
Total Cites201383
Total Cites2014184
Total Cites2015462
Total Cites2016719
Total Cites20171029
Total Cites2018896
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 document20120.929
External Cites per document20132.026
External Cites per document20142.288
External Cites per document20153.020
External Cites per document20163.170
External Cites per document20173.611
External Cites per document20182.791
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.250
Cites per document20121.000
Cites per document20132.128
Cites per document20142.300
Cites per document20153.080
Cites per document20163.210
Cites per document20173.675
Cites per document20182.800
% 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 documents20127
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201418
Non-citable documents201516
Non-citable documents201627
Non-citable documents201729
Non-citable documents201829
Citable documents20100
Citable documents20114
Citable documents201214
Citable documents201339
Citable documents201480
Citable documents2015150
Citable documents2016224
Citable documents2017280
Citable documents2018320
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 documents20114
Uncited documents201212
Uncited documents201316
Uncited documents201435
Uncited documents201539
Uncited documents201672
Uncited documents201781
Uncited documents2018112
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20111
Cited documents20129
Cited documents201334
Cited documents201463
Cited documents2015127
Cited documents2016179
Cited documents2017228
Cited documents2018237
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