Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Asian Bioethics Review



Universities and research institutions in Singapore
Media Ranking in Singapore

Subject Area and Category


National University of Singapore, Department of Biological Sciences, Centre for Biomedical Ethics

National University of Singapore in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



17938759, 17939453





How to publish in this journal


Asian Bioethics Review (ABR) is an international academic journal, based in Asia, providing a forum to express and exchange original ideas on all aspects of bioethics, especially those relevant to the region. Published quarterly, the journal seeks to promote collaborative research among scholars in Asia or with an interest in Asia, as well as multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary bioethical studies more generally. It will appeal to all working on bioethical issues in biomedicine, healthcare, caregiving and patient support, genetics, law and governance, health systems and policy, science studies and research. ABR provides analyses, perspectives and insights into new approaches in bioethics, recent changes in biomedical law and policy, developments in capacity building and professional training, and voices or essays from a student’s perspective. The journal includes articles, research studies, target articles, case evaluations and commentaries. It also publishes book reviews and correspondence to the editor. ABR welcomes original papers from all countries, particularly those that relate to Asia. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Health Policy2016Q4
Health Policy2017Q4
Health Policy2018Q4
Health Policy2019Q4
Health Policy2020Q3
Health Policy2021Q2
Health Policy2022Q1
Health (social science)2016Q4
Health (social science)2017Q4
Health (social science)2018Q4
Health (social science)2019Q4
Health (social science)2020Q3
Health (social science)2021Q2
Health (social science)2022Q1
Issues, Ethics and Legal Aspects2022Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.132
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.257
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.362
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.594
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.706
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.529
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.132
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.257
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.344
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.730
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20212.113
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20222.973
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.132
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.246
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.371
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.794
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.679
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20223.253
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20182
Self Cites20198
Self Cites20201
Self Cites20218
Self Cites202214
Total Cites20150
Total Cites20166
Total Cites201710
Total Cites201829
Total Cites201931
Total Cites202073
Total Cites2021224
Total Cites2022336
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.138
External Cites per document20170.192
External Cites per document20180.338
External Cites per document20190.319
External Cites per document20200.923
External Cites per document20212.483
External Cites per document20223.426
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.125
Cites per document20170.132
Cites per document20180.257
Cites per document20190.344
Cites per document20200.730
Cites per document20212.113
Cites per document20222.973
% 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 documents20150
Non-citable documents201619
Non-citable documents201724
Non-citable documents201833
Non-citable documents201918
Non-citable documents202022
Non-citable documents202119
Non-citable documents202219
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201629
Citable documents201752
Citable documents201880
Citable documents201972
Citable documents202078
Citable documents202187
Citable documents202294
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 documents20150
Uncited documents201643
Uncited documents201767
Uncited documents201892
Uncited documents201967
Uncited documents202063
Uncited documents202156
Uncited documents202245
Cited documents20150
Cited documents20165
Cited documents20179
Cited documents201821
Cited documents201923
Cited documents202037
Cited documents202150
Cited documents202268
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