Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Migration Studies

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Oxford University Press

H-Index

7

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

20495838, 20495846

Coverage

2017-2019

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

migration.editorialoffice@oup.com

Scope

Migration shapes human society and inspires ground-breaking research efforts across many different academic disciplines and policy areas. Migration Studies contributes to the consolidation of this field of scholarship, developing the core concepts that link different disciplinary perspectives on migration. To this end, the journal welcomes full-length articles, research notes, and reviews of books, films and other media from those working across the social sciences in all parts of the world. Priority is given to methodological, comparative and theoretical advances. The journal also publishes occasional special issues. 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
Demography2018Q2
Demography2019Q2
Demography2020Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q1
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
20180.345
20190.440
20200.918
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
201720
201832
20197
202012
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)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.400
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.096
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.780
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.400
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.780
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.400
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.096
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.385
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 Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20202
Total Cites20170
Total Cites201828
Total Cites201957
Total Cites2020105
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 document20170
External Cites per document20181.400
External Cites per document20191.096
External Cites per document20201.746
Cites per document20170.000
Cites per document20181.400
Cites per document20191.096
Cites per document20201.780
% 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
201730.00
201825.00
201914.29
202016.67
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 documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Citable documents20170
Citable documents201820
Citable documents201952
Citable documents202059
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 documents20170
Uncited documents20189
Uncited documents201929
Uncited documents202020
Cited documents20170
Cited documents201811
Cited documents201923
Cited documents202039
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