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Country Switzerland  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Switzerland
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
Plant Science

Environmental Science
Ecology
PublisherMultidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI)
Publication typeJournals
ISSN22237747
Coverage2016-ongoing
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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
Ecology2013Q4
Ecology2014Q2
Ecology2015Q2
Ecology2016Q2
Ecology2017Q1
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2013Q4
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2014Q2
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2015Q2
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2016Q2
Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics2017Q1
Plant Science2013Q4
Plant Science2014Q2
Plant Science2015Q2
Plant Science2016Q1
Plant Science2017Q1
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
20130.200
20140.546
20150.678
20160.862
20171.390
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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.530
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20172.723
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.063
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.530
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.248
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.158
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.539
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.228
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 Cites20120
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Total Cites20120
Total Cites20138
Total Cites201451
Total Cites2015127
Total Cites2016254
Total Cites2017360
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 document20120
External Cites per document20131.143
External Cites per document20141.063
External Cites per document20151.530
External Cites per document20162.248
External Cites per document20173.158
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20131.143
Cites per document20141.063
Cites per document20151.530
Cites per document20162.248
Cites per document20173.158
% 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
201222.22
201317.07
201428.57
201510.81
201613.95
201739.68
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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20171
Citable documents20120
Citable documents20137
Citable documents201448
Citable documents201583
Citable documents2016113
Citable documents2017114
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 documents20120
Uncited documents20134
Uncited documents201425
Uncited documents201532
Uncited documents201636
Uncited documents201728
Cited documents20120
Cited documents20135
Cited documents201425
Cited documents201553
Cited documents201677
Cited documents201787
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