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International Journal of Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherInternational Leprosy Association
Publication typeJournals
ISSN1544581X, 0148916X
Scope The International Journal of Leprosy and Other Mycobacterial Diseases, published quarterly, is devoted to the publication of original articles, selected reprinted articles, editorials, correspondence, news items, abstracts, reviews, and other material of interest to leprosy workers.


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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.


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.

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)19990.683
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.713
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.340
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.447
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.561
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.178
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.811
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.948
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.192
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.564
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.683
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.577
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.267
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.119
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.042
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.737
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.923
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.418
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.554
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.788
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.833
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.732
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.741
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.709
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
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 Cites199916
Self Cites200022
Self Cites200117
Self Cites200218
Self Cites200312
Self Cites200414
Self Cites20057
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Total Cites199982
Total Cites2000127
Total Cites200160
Total Cites200295
Total Cites200394
Total Cites200474
Total Cites200556
Total Cites200672
Total Cites200778
Total Cites200826
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 document19990.550
External Cites per document20000.477
External Cites per document20010.191
External Cites per document20020.348
External Cites per document20030.976
External Cites per document20040.845
External Cites per document20050.645
External Cites per document20060.923
External Cites per document20071.418
External Cites per document20081.300
Cites per document19990.683
Cites per document20000.577
Cites per document20010.267
Cites per document20020.430
Cites per document20031.119
Cites per document20041.042
Cites per document20050.737
Cites per document20060.923
Cites per document20071.418
Cites per document20081.300
% 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 documents199930
Non-citable documents200043
Non-citable documents200150
Non-citable documents200269
Non-citable documents200362
Non-citable documents200451
Non-citable documents200536
Non-citable documents200636
Non-citable documents200728
Non-citable documents200818
Citable documents1999120
Citable documents2000220
Citable documents2001225
Citable documents2002221
Citable documents200384
Citable documents200471
Citable documents200576
Citable documents200678
Citable documents200755
Citable documents200820
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 documents199999
Uncited documents2000205
Uncited documents2001228
Uncited documents2002227
Uncited documents200392
Uncited documents200477
Uncited documents200575
Uncited documents200674
Uncited documents200747
Uncited documents200823
Cited documents199951
Cited documents200058
Cited documents200147
Cited documents200263
Cited documents200354
Cited documents200445
Cited documents200537
Cited documents200640
Cited documents200736
Cited documents200815
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