Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Social and Economic Studies

Country

Jamaica

Universities and research institutions in Jamaica

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

University of the West Indies

University of the West Indies, Mona Campus in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

6

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

00377651

Coverage

1974, 1977-1986, 2008-2018

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Scope

Social and Economic Studies (ISSN 0037-7651) is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal that has been published continuously since 1953. Produced by the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute of Social and Economic Studies (SALISES), it features articles reflecting current academic research of a developmental nature on a wide range of issues in the Caribbean, Latin America and the rest of the Global South. SES is multi-disciplinary in orientation and publishes articles and research on agricultural, anthropological, demographic, economic, educational, monetary, political, cultural and sociological questions with a view to analyzing and discussing the problems of less developed countries, particularly those in the Caribbean. Our intended audience would consist of academics, policy-makers and informed members of the general public. 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
Economics and Econometrics2009Q4
Economics and Econometrics2010Q4
Economics and Econometrics2011Q4
Economics and Econometrics2012Q4
Economics and Econometrics2013Q4
Economics and Econometrics2014Q4
Economics and Econometrics2015Q4
Economics and Econometrics2016Q4
Economics and Econometrics2017Q4
Economics and Econometrics2018Q4
Economics and Econometrics2019Q4
Economics and Econometrics2020Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q4
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
20090.101
20100.113
20110.122
20120.141
20130.104
20140.121
20150.116
20160.117
20170.148
20180.114
20190.107
20200.138
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
200820
200922
201025
201123
201231
201319
201412
201515
201627
201716
201826
20190
20200
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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.134
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.218
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.071
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.130
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.229
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.107
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.232
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.134
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.071
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.152
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.161
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.043
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.130
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.101
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.238
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.085
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.130
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.065
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.037
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.071
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.231
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20101
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20161
Self Cites20172
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Self Cites20200
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20090
Total Cites20103
Total Cites20119
Total Cites20125
Total Cites201312
Total Cites20147
Total Cites201510
Total Cites20162
Total Cites20177
Total Cites201812
Total Cites20197
Total Cites202010
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.000
External Cites per document20100.050
External Cites per document20110.129
External Cites per document20120.032
External Cites per document20130.171
External Cites per document20140.090
External Cites per document20150.169
External Cites per document20160.022
External Cites per document20170.100
External Cites per document20180.226
External Cites per document20190.115
External Cites per document20200.270
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.071
Cites per document20110.134
Cites per document20120.071
Cites per document20130.152
Cites per document20140.096
Cites per document20150.161
Cites per document20160.043
Cites per document20170.130
Cites per document20180.207
Cites per document20190.101
Cites per document20200.238
% 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
200810.00
20090.00
20100.00
20118.70
20120.00
20130.00
20148.33
20150.00
201622.22
201712.50
20180.00
20190
20200
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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20102
Non-citable documents20115
Non-citable documents20128
Non-citable documents20139
Non-citable documents20146
Non-citable documents20153
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20174
Non-citable documents20185
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20205
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200919
Citable documents201040
Citable documents201162
Citable documents201262
Citable documents201370
Citable documents201467
Citable documents201559
Citable documents201645
Citable documents201750
Citable documents201853
Citable documents201961
Citable documents202037
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200920
Uncited documents201039
Uncited documents201160
Uncited documents201265
Uncited documents201370
Uncited documents201467
Uncited documents201554
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents201749
Uncited documents201849
Uncited documents201963
Uncited documents202033
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20090
Cited documents20103
Cited documents20117
Cited documents20125
Cited documents20139
Cited documents20146
Cited documents20158
Cited documents20162
Cited documents20175
Cited documents20189
Cited documents20196
Cited documents20209
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