Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Politics and Religion Journalopen access



Universities and research institutions in Serbia

Subject Area and Category


Center for Study of Religion and Religious Tolerance



Publication type



18206581, 1820659X





How to publish in this journal


The Politics and Religion Journal publishes original and high quality articles on all aspects of the complex relationship between religion and politics. The idea for the journal was spawned by a group of researchers working in the area of politology of religion. The Politics and Religion Journal is the world’s first theoretical publication dedicated to this emerging discipline in political science. In addition to primary research, Politics and Religion Journal also publishes analyses, reviews, critical views and polemics on recent trends in the field of politology of religion. All studies published in the Journal are reviewed by two qualified experts. The Politics and Religion Journal is published by the Center for Study of Religion and Religious Tolerance, based in Belgrade, Serbia. 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.

Religious Studies2019Q3
Religious Studies2020Q2
Religious Studies2021Q2
Sociology and Political Science2019Q4
Sociology and Political Science2020Q3
Sociology and Political Science2021Q4

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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.040
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.020
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.029
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.354
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.176
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.230
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.132
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.119
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.085
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.307
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.040
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.020
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.029
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.231
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.421
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.185
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.137
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.060
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.091
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.089
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.076
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.338
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.222
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.040
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.020
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.044
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.486
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.147
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.297
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.059
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.033
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.067
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.096
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.424
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.318
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20081
Self Cites20091
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20116
Self Cites20128
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20149
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20191
Self Cites20203
Self Cites20210
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20081
Total Cites20091
Total Cites20102
Total Cites201115
Total Cites201224
Total Cites201310
Total Cites201413
Total Cites20157
Total Cites20163
Total Cites20174
Total Cites20184
Total Cites20195
Total Cites202025
Total Cites202118
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.000
External Cites per document20090.000
External Cites per document20100.015
External Cites per document20110.148
External Cites per document20120.308
External Cites per document20130.098
External Cites per document20140.080
External Cites per document20150.149
External Cites per document20160.065
External Cites per document20170.100
External Cites per document20180.098
External Cites per document20190.067
External Cites per document20200.324
External Cites per document20210.243
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.040
Cites per document20090.020
Cites per document20100.029
Cites per document20110.231
Cites per document20120.421
Cites per document20130.185
Cites per document20140.241
Cites per document20150.137
Cites per document20160.060
Cites per document20170.091
Cites per document20180.089
Cites per document20190.076
Cites per document20200.338
Cites per document20210.222
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20082
Non-citable documents20093
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20114
Non-citable documents20125
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20144
Non-citable documents20154
Non-citable documents20164
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20184
Non-citable documents20196
Non-citable documents20206
Non-citable documents20217
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200823
Citable documents200947
Citable documents201065
Citable documents201161
Citable documents201252
Citable documents201351
Citable documents201450
Citable documents201547
Citable documents201646
Citable documents201740
Citable documents201841
Citable documents201960
Citable documents202068
Citable documents202174
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200824
Uncited documents200949
Uncited documents201068
Uncited documents201154
Uncited documents201242
Uncited documents201345
Uncited documents201443
Uncited documents201545
Uncited documents201647
Uncited documents201740
Uncited documents201842
Uncited documents201963
Uncited documents202064
Uncited documents202172
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20081
Cited documents20091
Cited documents20102
Cited documents201111
Cited documents201215
Cited documents20139
Cited documents201411
Cited documents20156
Cited documents20163
Cited documents20174
Cited documents20183
Cited documents20193
Cited documents202010
Cited documents20219
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
SCImago Graphica
Explore, visually communicate and make sense of data with our new data visualization tool.
Metrics based on Scopus® data as of April 2022
Loading comments…

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2022. Data Source: Scopus®

Edit Cookie Consent