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Pakistan Journal of Zoology

Country Pakistan  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Pakistan
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Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Animal Science and Zoology
PublisherZoological Society of Pakistan
Publication typeJournals
Coverage1975, 1979-1982, 1994-ongoing
Scope Pakistan Journal of Zoology (Pakistan J. Zool.) publishes original articles in English on all aspects of animal life. Generally these articles will be in, or related to one of the following subject areas: Physiology, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Toxicology, Forensic Science, Developmental Biology, Entomology, Parasitology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Pathology, Palaeontology. Taxonomy, Environmental Biology, Wildlife, Fisheries, Vertebrate and Invertebrate Morphology. Additionally, the journal considers research on health and clinical studies. Short communications are regularly considered, however, uninvited review articles, first records/reports of known species, case reports/studies and survey reports are not published in Pakistan Journal of Zoology.


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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.

Animal Science and Zoology1999Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2000Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2001Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2002Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2003Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2004Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2005Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2006Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2007Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2008Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2009Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2010Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2011Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2012Q4
Animal Science and Zoology2013Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2014Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2015Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2016Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2017Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2018Q3

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)19990.103
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.140
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.076
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.087
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.095
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.082
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.055
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.079
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.148
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.123
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.175
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.298
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.352
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.475
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.578
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.598
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.648
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.645
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.717
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.103
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.145
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.092
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.081
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.076
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.056
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.047
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.173
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.158
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.164
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.304
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.354
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.497
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.539
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.581
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.636
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.621
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.721
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.109
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.157
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.057
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.067
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.080
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.035
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.036
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.088
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.223
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.157
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.378
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.483
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.502
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.543
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.584
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.628
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.751
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 Cites199911
Self Cites200016
Self Cites200111
Self Cites20025
Self Cites20037
Self Cites20046
Self Cites20056
Self Cites20061
Self Cites20077
Self Cites200810
Self Cites200911
Self Cites201016
Self Cites201129
Self Cites201242
Self Cites201394
Self Cites2014130
Self Cites2015138
Self Cites2016152
Self Cites2017137
Self Cites2018220
Total Cites199917
Total Cites200023
Total Cites200113
Total Cites200211
Total Cites20038
Total Cites20049
Total Cites20058
Total Cites20068
Total Cites200712
Total Cites200829
Total Cites200927
Total Cites201032
Total Cites201182
Total Cites2012139
Total Cites2013278
Total Cites2014356
Total Cites2015421
Total Cites2016457
Total Cites2017477
Total Cites2018580
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 document19990.036
External Cites per document20000.044
External Cites per document20010.014
External Cites per document20020.050
External Cites per document20030.010
External Cites per document20040.025
External Cites per document20050.014
External Cites per document20060.041
External Cites per document20070.030
External Cites per document20080.113
External Cites per document20090.094
External Cites per document20100.082
External Cites per document20110.196
External Cites per document20120.247
External Cites per document20130.329
External Cites per document20140.342
External Cites per document20150.391
External Cites per document20160.424
External Cites per document20170.443
External Cites per document20180.448
Cites per document19990.103
Cites per document20000.145
Cites per document20010.092
Cites per document20020.092
Cites per document20030.081
Cites per document20040.076
Cites per document20050.056
Cites per document20060.047
Cites per document20070.071
Cites per document20080.173
Cites per document20090.158
Cites per document20100.164
Cites per document20110.304
Cites per document20120.354
Cites per document20130.497
Cites per document20140.539
Cites per document20150.581
Cites per document20160.636
Cites per document20170.621
Cites per document20180.721
% 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 documents19990
Non-citable documents20000
Non-citable documents20010
Non-citable documents20020
Non-citable documents20030
Non-citable documents20040
Non-citable documents20050
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20071
Non-citable documents20082
Non-citable documents20093
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20171
Non-citable documents20180
Citable documents1999165
Citable documents2000159
Citable documents2001141
Citable documents2002119
Citable documents200399
Citable documents2004119
Citable documents2005143
Citable documents2006170
Citable documents2007168
Citable documents2008168
Citable documents2009171
Citable documents2010195
Citable documents2011270
Citable documents2012393
Citable documents2013559
Citable documents2014660
Citable documents2015724
Citable documents2016719
Citable documents2017768
Citable documents2018804
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 documents1999152
Uncited documents2000143
Uncited documents2001129
Uncited documents2002109
Uncited documents200393
Uncited documents2004110
Uncited documents2005135
Uncited documents2006162
Uncited documents2007158
Uncited documents2008146
Uncited documents2009154
Uncited documents2010172
Uncited documents2011205
Uncited documents2012302
Uncited documents2013367
Uncited documents2014420
Uncited documents2015456
Uncited documents2016421
Uncited documents2017455
Uncited documents2018462
Cited documents199913
Cited documents200016
Cited documents200112
Cited documents200210
Cited documents20036
Cited documents20049
Cited documents20058
Cited documents20068
Cited documents200711
Cited documents200824
Cited documents200920
Cited documents201025
Cited documents201166
Cited documents201291
Cited documents2013193
Cited documents2014245
Cited documents2015274
Cited documents2016303
Cited documents2017314
Cited documents2018342
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