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Revista Colombiana de Obstetricia y Ginecologiaopen access



Universities and research institutions in Colombia

Subject Area and Category


Fed. Colombiana de Asoc. de Obstetricia y Ginecologia



Publication type





1960, 1962-1971, 1973-1996, 2007-2019



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RCOG features research papers on women’s health at all times of the life cycle, emphasizing the fields of obstetrics and gynecology and their various subspecialties, public health, and issues pertaining to gender and violence. It also publishes articles on medical education and the history of medicine. Priority is accorded to research of interest in national, regional and Ibero-American areas of influence. Publications include: original research developed in accordance with quantitative or qualitative methodology, review articles that follow replicable and verifiable methodologies, reflection articles, as well as case reports and case series studies. RCOG also publishes Clinical Practice Guidelines and evidence-based management protocols and consensus papers. The Journal will not publish narrative literature reviews, except when specifically required. 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.

Obstetrics and Gynecology1999Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2008Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2009Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2010Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2011Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2012Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2013Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2014Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2015Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2016Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2017Q4
Obstetrics and Gynecology2018Q3
Obstetrics and Gynecology2019Q4

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)19990.036
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.049
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.169
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.164
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.172
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.241
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.255
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.178
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.188
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.283
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.248
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.036
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.049
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.179
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.158
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.175
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.254
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.187
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.187
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.191
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.198
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.253
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.049
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.192
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.160
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.154
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.148
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.160
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.108
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.121
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.070
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.236
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.313
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 Cites19990
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20091
Self Cites20104
Self Cites20112
Self Cites20125
Self Cites20135
Self Cites201410
Self Cites20155
Self Cites20165
Self Cites20175
Self Cites20183
Self Cites20194
Total Cites19991
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20080
Total Cites20092
Total Cites201014
Total Cites201120
Total Cites201219
Total Cites201321
Total Cites201429
Total Cites201520
Total Cites201617
Total Cites201717
Total Cites201816
Total Cites201920
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.000
External Cites per document20090.024
External Cites per document20100.120
External Cites per document20110.161
External Cites per document20120.117
External Cites per document20130.133
External Cites per document20140.167
External Cites per document20150.140
External Cites per document20160.132
External Cites per document20170.135
External Cites per document20180.160
External Cites per document20190.203
Cites per document19990.036
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.049
Cites per document20100.169
Cites per document20110.179
Cites per document20120.158
Cites per document20130.175
Cites per document20140.254
Cites per document20150.187
Cites per document20160.187
Cites per document20170.191
Cites per document20180.198
Cites per document20190.253
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20093
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents201114
Non-citable documents201216
Non-citable documents201316
Non-citable documents201413
Non-citable documents201523
Non-citable documents201627
Non-citable documents201729
Non-citable documents201819
Non-citable documents201915
Citable documents199928
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200810
Citable documents200941
Citable documents201083
Citable documents2011112
Citable documents2012120
Citable documents2013120
Citable documents2014114
Citable documents2015107
Citable documents201691
Citable documents201789
Citable documents201881
Citable documents201979
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 documents199927
Uncited documents20070
Uncited documents200811
Uncited documents200942
Uncited documents201083
Uncited documents2011109
Uncited documents2012120
Uncited documents2013119
Uncited documents2014107
Uncited documents2015115
Uncited documents2016104
Uncited documents2017104
Uncited documents201886
Uncited documents201983
Cited documents19991
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20080
Cited documents20092
Cited documents20108
Cited documents201117
Cited documents201216
Cited documents201317
Cited documents201420
Cited documents201515
Cited documents201614
Cited documents201714
Cited documents201814
Cited documents201911
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