Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Infection

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

W.B. Saunders Ltd

H-Index

119

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

01634453, 15322742

Coverage

1979-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

m.palos@elsevier.com

Scope

The Journal of Infection publishes original papers on all aspects of infection - clinical, microbiological and epidemiological. The Journal seeks to bring together knowledge from all specialties involved in infection research and clinical practice, and present the best work in the ever-changing field of infection. Each issue brings you Editorials that describe current or controversial topics of interest, high quality Reviews to keep you in touch with the latest developments in specific fields of interest, an Epidemiology section reporting studies in the hospital and the general community, and a lively correspondence section. Join the conversation about this journal
Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Infectious Diseases1999Q2
Infectious Diseases2000Q2
Infectious Diseases2001Q2
Infectious Diseases2002Q2
Infectious Diseases2003Q2
Infectious Diseases2004Q2
Infectious Diseases2005Q2
Infectious Diseases2006Q2
Infectious Diseases2007Q2
Infectious Diseases2008Q2
Infectious Diseases2009Q2
Infectious Diseases2010Q1
Infectious Diseases2011Q1
Infectious Diseases2012Q1
Infectious Diseases2013Q1
Infectious Diseases2014Q1
Infectious Diseases2015Q1
Infectious Diseases2016Q1
Infectious Diseases2017Q1
Infectious Diseases2018Q1
Infectious Diseases2019Q1
Infectious Diseases2020Q1
Infectious Diseases2021Q1
Microbiology (medical)1999Q2
Microbiology (medical)2000Q2
Microbiology (medical)2001Q2
Microbiology (medical)2002Q2
Microbiology (medical)2003Q2
Microbiology (medical)2004Q2
Microbiology (medical)2005Q2
Microbiology (medical)2006Q2
Microbiology (medical)2007Q2
Microbiology (medical)2008Q2
Microbiology (medical)2009Q2
Microbiology (medical)2010Q1
Microbiology (medical)2011Q1
Microbiology (medical)2012Q1
Microbiology (medical)2013Q1
Microbiology (medical)2014Q1
Microbiology (medical)2015Q1
Microbiology (medical)2016Q1
Microbiology (medical)2017Q1
Microbiology (medical)2018Q1
Microbiology (medical)2019Q1
Microbiology (medical)2020Q1
Microbiology (medical)2021Q1
SJR

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.

YearSJR
19990.435
20000.477
20010.571
20020.591
20030.631
20040.654
20050.854
20060.704
20070.730
20080.820
20090.970
20101.404
20111.621
20121.768
20131.767
20142.081
20152.161
20162.050
20172.185
20182.031
20191.982
20201.946
20215.027
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
1999118
2000146
2001134
2002139
2003119
200496
2005229
2006243
2007280
2008166
2009167
2010182
2011162
2012198
2013174
2014215
2015218
2016213
2017194
2018169
2019185
2020456
2021453
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)19990.955
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.173
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.271
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.469
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.742
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.779
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.859
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.983
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.295
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.864
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20113.054
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20123.399
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.240
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.306
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.316
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.379
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.404
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20193.316
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20203.695
Cites / Doc. (4 years)202112.941
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.955
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.114
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.259
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.394
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.547
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.730
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.133
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20061.757
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.882
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.977
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.393
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.070
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20113.318
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20123.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.498
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.491
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.349
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.495
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.390
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20193.493
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.732
Cites / Doc. (3 years)202115.140
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.784
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.963
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.098
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.446
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.370
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.671
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.242
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20061.649
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.807
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.983
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.516
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20103.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20123.265
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20133.144
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.599
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.473
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.388
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.387
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.563
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20193.474
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.822
Cites / Doc. (2 years)202118.087
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites199913
Self Cites200020
Self Cites200112
Self Cites20027
Self Cites20037
Self Cites200414
Self Cites200527
Self Cites200618
Self Cites200728
Self Cites200840
Self Cites200952
Self Cites201057
Self Cites201160
Self Cites201286
Self Cites201358
Self Cites201471
Self Cites2015105
Self Cites2016106
Self Cites2017102
Self Cites201897
Self Cites2019111
Self Cites2020137
Self Cites2021317
Total Cites1999402
Total Cites2000488
Total Cites2001554
Total Cites2002555
Total Cites2003648
Total Cites2004678
Total Cites2005755
Total Cites2006780
Total Cites20071069
Total Cites20081487
Total Cites20091649
Total Cites20101882
Total Cites20111709
Total Cites20121783
Total Cites20131679
Total Cites20141868
Total Cites20152049
Total Cites20162033
Total Cites20172258
Total Cites20182119
Total Cites20192012
Total Cites20202045
Total Cites202112263
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document19991.197
External Cites per document20001.414
External Cites per document20011.623
External Cites per document20021.729
External Cites per document20031.908
External Cites per document20042.024
External Cites per document20052.403
External Cites per document20061.910
External Cites per document20072.010
External Cites per document20082.186
External Cites per document20092.711
External Cites per document20103.786
External Cites per document20114.445
External Cites per document20124.835
External Cites per document20134.515
External Cites per document20144.992
External Cites per document20154.741
External Cites per document20164.420
External Cites per document20174.738
External Cites per document20184.746
External Cites per document20194.825
External Cites per document20205.129
External Cites per document202128.042
Cites per document19990.955
Cites per document20001.114
Cites per document20011.259
Cites per document20021.394
Cites per document20031.547
Cites per document20041.730
Cites per document20052.133
Cites per document20061.757
Cites per document20071.882
Cites per document20081.977
Cites per document20092.393
Cites per document20103.070
Cites per document20113.318
Cites per document20123.489
Cites per document20133.098
Cites per document20143.498
Cites per document20153.491
Cites per document20163.349
Cites per document20173.495
Cites per document20183.390
Cites per document20193.493
Cites per document20203.732
Cites per document202115.140
% 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
19996.78
20008.22
20015.97
20028.63
20036.72
200415.63
200510.48
200612.35
200711.43
20089.64
200914.37
201021.43
201112.96
201215.66
201327.59
201421.40
201528.44
201625.82
201735.57
201834.32
201930.27
202025.00
202125.17
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents199996
Non-citable documents2000107
Non-citable documents2001106
Non-citable documents200281
Non-citable documents200383
Non-citable documents200464
Non-citable documents200551
Non-citable documents200645
Non-citable documents200750
Non-citable documents200890
Non-citable documents2009100
Non-citable documents2010131
Non-citable documents2011144
Non-citable documents2012160
Non-citable documents2013183
Non-citable documents2014174
Non-citable documents2015177
Non-citable documents2016171
Non-citable documents2017191
Non-citable documents2018199
Non-citable documents2019182
Non-citable documents2020176
Non-citable documents2021384
Citable documents1999325
Citable documents2000331
Citable documents2001334
Citable documents2002317
Citable documents2003336
Citable documents2004328
Citable documents2005303
Citable documents2006399
Citable documents2007518
Citable documents2008662
Citable documents2009589
Citable documents2010482
Citable documents2011371
Citable documents2012351
Citable documents2013359
Citable documents2014360
Citable documents2015410
Citable documents2016436
Citable documents2017455
Citable documents2018426
Citable documents2019394
Citable documents2020372
Citable documents2021426
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents1999239
Uncited documents2000212
Uncited documents2001209
Uncited documents2002173
Uncited documents2003184
Uncited documents2004166
Uncited documents2005120
Uncited documents2006162
Uncited documents2007193
Uncited documents2008272
Uncited documents2009218
Uncited documents2010143
Uncited documents2011127
Uncited documents2012114
Uncited documents2013137
Uncited documents2014132
Uncited documents2015126
Uncited documents2016128
Uncited documents2017133
Uncited documents2018135
Uncited documents2019128
Uncited documents2020100
Uncited documents2021116
Cited documents1999182
Cited documents2000226
Cited documents2001231
Cited documents2002225
Cited documents2003235
Cited documents2004226
Cited documents2005234
Cited documents2006282
Cited documents2007375
Cited documents2008480
Cited documents2009471
Cited documents2010470
Cited documents2011388
Cited documents2012397
Cited documents2013405
Cited documents2014402
Cited documents2015461
Cited documents2016479
Cited documents2017513
Cited documents2018490
Cited documents2019448
Cited documents2020448
Cited documents2021694
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