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Iraqi Journal of Agricultural Sciencesopen access



Universities and research institutions in Iraq

Subject Area and Category


University of Baghdad, College of Agriculture

University of Baghdad in Scimago Institutions Rankings



Publication type



00750530, 24100862





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IRAQI JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES (IJAS)is the first agric. scientific and refereed journal established in Iraq. The first volume was published in 1966. IJAS is registered in the number 137 in 1988 of the Baghdad National Library. Years ago, it was published with one issue a year. For the time being, it is published bimonthly (6 issues for a volume). IJAS Deal with: Field Crops. Plant Breeding. Agricultural Economics. Agricultural Extension. Agricultural Mechanization. Basic sciences. Hort. Sciences. Animal Husbandry. Food Technology, Plant Pathology. Plant Entomology. Poultry Sciences. Soil Sciences. Water Resources. Veterinary. Biology. 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.

Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)2021Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2021Q3
Environmental Science (miscellaneous)2021Q3
Food Animals2021Q3
Food Science2021Q3
Veterinary (miscellaneous)2021Q2

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)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.051
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.102
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.439
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.748
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.728
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.051
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.102
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.439
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.899
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.838
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.102
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.485
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.835
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 Cites20160
Self Cites20176
Self Cites201822
Self Cites201994
Self Cites2020244
Self Cites2021128
Total Cites20160
Total Cites20178
Total Cites201836
Total Cites2019201
Total Cites2020411
Total Cites2021387
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 document20160
External Cites per document20170.013
External Cites per document20180.040
External Cites per document20190.234
External Cites per document20200.366
External Cites per document20210.562
Cites per document20160.000
Cites per document20170.051
Cites per document20180.102
Cites per document20190.439
Cites per document20200.899
Cites per document20210.838
% 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 documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20211
Citable documents20160
Citable documents2017157
Citable documents2018353
Citable documents2019458
Citable documents2020456
Citable documents2021461
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 documents20160
Uncited documents2017150
Uncited documents2018322
Uncited documents2019321
Uncited documents2020231
Uncited documents2021249
Cited documents20160
Cited documents20177
Cited documents201831
Cited documents2019137
Cited documents2020226
Cited documents2021213
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