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International Journal of Occupational Safety and Healthopen access



Universities and research institutions in Nepal
Media Ranking in Nepal

Subject Area and Category


Occupational Health and Safety Society of Nepal



Publication type



20910878, 27389707





How to publish in this journal


International Journal of Occupational Safety and Health (IJOSH) is an international peer-reviewed open-access journal covering occupational health, safety, and workers' health including homemakers and students. It provides occupational health physicians, ergonomists, nurses, occupational hygiene, and health and safety professionals with a dependable single source of proficiently written legal, practical, and management occupational health information. IJOSH welcomes original research submissions which relate to the full range of chemical, physical, ergonomic, biological, and psychosocial hazards in the workplace and to environmental contaminants and their health effects and the safety standards and interventions. Research aimed at improving the evidence-based practice of occupational medicine and research on the development and application of novel methods, including biological and statistical techniques is also of interest. In addition, we publish meta-analysis, systematic reviews, review articles, editorials, commentaries, case studies and letters to the editor, which provide a forum for debate. 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.

Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2022Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2023Q4
Safety Research2022Q4
Safety Research2023Q3

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)20190.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.222
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.375
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.551
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20230.890
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.375
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.551
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20230.951
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.222
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.375
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.575
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20231.015
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 Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Self Cites20210
Self Cites202210
Self Cites202322
Total Cites20190
Total Cites20202
Total Cites20219
Total Cites202227
Total Cites202378
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 document20190
External Cites per document20200.222
External Cites per document20210.375
External Cites per document20220.347
External Cites per document20230.683
Cites per document20190.000
Cites per document20200.222
Cites per document20210.375
Cites per document20220.551
Cites per document20230.951
% 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 documents20190
Non-citable documents20202
Non-citable documents20214
Non-citable documents20225
Non-citable documents20233
Citable documents20190
Citable documents20207
Citable documents202120
Citable documents202244
Citable documents202379
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 documents20190
Uncited documents20207
Uncited documents202118
Uncited documents202228
Uncited documents202337
Cited documents20190
Cited documents20202
Cited documents20216
Cited documents202221
Cited documents202345
% Female Authors

Evolution of the percentage of female authors.

YearFemale Percent
Documents cited by public policy (Overton)

Evolution of the number of documents cited by public policy documents according to Overton database.

Documents related to SDGs (UN)

Evoution of the number of documents related to Sustainable Development Goals defined by United Nations. Available from 2018 onwards.

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