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OBETSopen access



Universities and research institutions in Spain

Subject Area and Category


Universidad de Alicante

Universitat d'Alacant in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



19891385, 25299727





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OBETS. Revista de Ciencias Sociales es una revista de investigación editada por el Observatorio Europeo de Tendencias Sociales (OBETS), grupo de investigación integrado en el IUDESP, Instituto Interuniversitario de Desarrollo Social y Paz de la Universidad de Alicante, España. Dentro del ámbito de la Sociología y las Ciencias Sociales, el objetivo de la revista es la difusión de resultados de investigación empírica, metodológica o teórica de ámbito nacional e internacional que contribuyan al mejor conocimiento de la sociedad contemporánea. 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.

Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2020Q2
Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)2021Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2021Q3

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)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.784
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.714
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.409
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.531
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.852
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.784
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.698
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.383
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.838
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.589
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.353
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.433
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 Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20185
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20204
Self Cites20216
Total Cites20140
Total Cites20150
Total Cites20167
Total Cites201740
Total Cites201844
Total Cites201931
Total Cites202034
Total Cites202135
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 document20140
External Cites per document20150.000
External Cites per document20160.333
External Cites per document20170.725
External Cites per document20180.629
External Cites per document20190.375
External Cites per document20200.448
External Cites per document20210.527
Cites per document20140.000
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20160.333
Cites per document20170.784
Cites per document20180.698
Cites per document20190.383
Cites per document20200.500
Cites per document20210.636
% 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 documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20181
Non-citable documents20191
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents20140
Citable documents201514
Citable documents201621
Citable documents201751
Citable documents201862
Citable documents201980
Citable documents202067
Citable documents202155
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 documents20140
Uncited documents201514
Uncited documents201617
Uncited documents201733
Uncited documents201840
Uncited documents201962
Uncited documents202049
Uncited documents202132
Cited documents20140
Cited documents20150
Cited documents20164
Cited documents201718
Cited documents201823
Cited documents201919
Cited documents202019
Cited documents202123
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