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Korean Journal of Women Health Nursingopen access


South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea
Media Ranking in South Korea

Subject Area and Category


Korean Society of Women Health Nursing



Publication type



22871640, 20937695





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The Korean Journal of Women Health Nursing is a primary source of information for meeting the challenges of providing optimal healthcare for women. The journal aims to be a core resource for cutting-edge advancements and clinical applications of new nursing practice, therapeutic protocols for managing health problems in women, and innovative research on gender-based issues that impact treatment and nursing care. Its scope includes the latest clinical and research papers on health issues that affect women throughout their lifespan. The emphasis is on clinical nursing practice and education on the social science components relevant to women’s health issues. It also includes nursing care, education, and research methodology for ante-, intra-, and post-partum women, middle-aged and elderly women’s health, socio-cultural issues, and therapies. Its regional focus is mainly Korea, but it also welcomes submissions from researchers all over the world. 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.

Advanced and Specialized Nursing2021Q3
Advanced and Specialized Nursing2022Q3
Health (social science)2021Q4
Health (social science)2022Q4
Maternity and Midwifery2021Q3
Maternity and Midwifery2022Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2022Q4

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)20190.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.342
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20210.673
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20220.572
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.342
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20210.673
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20220.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.342
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20210.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20220.578
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 Cites20194
Self Cites20209
Self Cites202120
Self Cites202217
Total Cites20180
Total Cites20198
Total Cites202026
Total Cites202174
Total Cites202267
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 document20190.103
External Cites per document20200.233
External Cites per document20210.519
External Cites per document20220.442
Cites per document20180.000
Cites per document20190.200
Cites per document20200.342
Cites per document20210.673
Cites per document20220.563
% 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 documents20191
Non-citable documents20203
Non-citable documents20216
Non-citable documents20226
Citable documents20180
Citable documents201939
Citable documents202073
Citable documents2021104
Citable documents2022113
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 documents201933
Uncited documents202056
Uncited documents202156
Uncited documents202275
Cited documents20180
Cited documents20197
Cited documents202020
Cited documents202154
Cited documents202244
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