Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Epidemiology and healthopen access

Country

South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Korean Society of Epidemiology

H-Index

19

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

20927193

Coverage

2015-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

enh0662@gmail.com

Scope

Epidemiology and Health (epiH) is an electronic journal publishing papers in all areas of epidemiology and public health. It is indexed on PubMed Central and the scope is wide-ranging: including descriptive, analytical and molecular epidemiology; primary preventive measures; screening approaches and secondary prevention; clinical epidemiology; and all aspects of communicable and non-communicable diseases prevention. The epiH publishes original research, and also welcomes review articles and meta-analyses, cohort profiles and data profiles, epidemic and case investigations, descriptions and applications of new methods, and discussions of research theory or public health policy. We give special consideration to papers from developing countries. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Epidemiology2020Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2020Q1
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
20160.106
20170.347
20180.637
20190.754
20201.109
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
20154
201654
201760
201860
201951
202040
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)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.845
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.627
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.118
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20204.187
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.845
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.627
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.138
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.503
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.845
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.614
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.025
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.153
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20150
Total Cites20160
Total Cites201749
Total Cites2018192
Total Cites2019372
Total Cites2020599
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.000
External Cites per document20170.860
External Cites per document20181.714
External Cites per document20192.228
External Cites per document20203.630
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20170.845
Cites per document20181.627
Cites per document20192.138
Cites per document20203.503
% 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
20150.00
20160.00
20170.00
201810.00
201919.61
202022.50
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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20197
Non-citable documents20206
Citable documents20150
Citable documents20164
Citable documents201757
Citable documents2018112
Citable documents2019167
Citable documents2020165
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 documents20150
Uncited documents20164
Uncited documents201730
Uncited documents201848
Uncited documents201949
Uncited documents202035
Cited documents20150
Cited documents20160
Cited documents201728
Cited documents201870
Cited documents2019125
Cited documents2020136
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