Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Baltic Regionopen access


Russian Federation

Universities and research institutions in Russian Federation
Media Ranking in Russian Federation

Subject Area and Category


Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University



Publication type



20798555, 23100524





How to publish in this journal


The journal publishes original research papers on the development of the Baltic region. It is important for the Editorial Board to present a comprehensive view of the processes taking place in the region. The journalis a venue for the publication of high-quality peer-reviewed research focusing on the geographical, economic, political, sociological and socio-cultural aspects of the region. Special attention is paid to international and cross-border cooperation. The editors also encourage submissions on the theory and methodology of regional studies. The readership of the journal includes researchers studying the Baltic region or specializing in regional studies, state and municipal administrators, doctoral and graduate students. 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.

Cultural Studies2019Q1
Cultural Studies2020Q1
Cultural Studies2021Q1
Cultural Studies2022Q1
Cultural Studies2023Q1
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2021Q3
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2022Q2
Economics, Econometrics and Finance (miscellaneous)2023Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q3
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q3
Geography, Planning and Development2021Q3
Geography, Planning and Development2022Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2023Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2021Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2022Q2
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2023Q2
Sociology and Political Science2019Q3
Sociology and Political Science2020Q3
Sociology and Political Science2021Q3
Sociology and Political Science2022Q2
Sociology and Political Science2023Q2

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)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.879
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.843
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.898
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20221.132
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20230.865
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.879
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.843
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20221.198
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20230.883
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.879
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.843
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20221.149
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20230.959
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 Cites20180
Self Cites201911
Self Cites202010
Self Cites202125
Self Cites202229
Self Cites202334
Total Cites20180
Total Cites201929
Total Cites202059
Total Cites202197
Total Cites2022133
Total Cites202398
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 document20180
External Cites per document20190.545
External Cites per document20200.700
External Cites per document20210.667
External Cites per document20220.937
External Cites per document20230.577
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.879
Cites per document20200.843
Cites per document20210.898
Cites per document20221.198
Cites per document20230.883
% 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 documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20201
Non-citable documents20211
Non-citable documents20221
Non-citable documents20230
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201933
Citable documents202069
Citable documents2021107
Citable documents2022110
Citable documents2023111
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 documents20180
Uncited documents201916
Uncited documents202038
Uncited documents202156
Uncited documents202242
Uncited documents202367
Cited documents20180
Cited documents201917
Cited documents202032
Cited documents202152
Cited documents202269
Cited documents202344
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