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Current Issues in Tourism


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


Taylor and Francis Ltd.



Publication type



13683500, 17477603





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Current Issues in Tourism encourages in-depth discussion and critique of key questions within the subject. It offers a readable format for extended peer-reviewed papers, commentaries, letters and reviews, all designed to spark off further debate. It contains both applied and theoretical work that addresses tourism inquiry, method and practice. Lively and rigorous, it welcomes contributions from the broad gamut of subjects that make up the stuff of tourism studies. Current Issues in Tourism is designed to be accessible to both new and experienced researchers and practitioners on a global basis. The principal aims of the journal are to: encourage the full range of approaches which are available to the study of tourism; bring together researchers from different subject backgrounds for interdisciplinary and postdisciplinary debate; develop the theoretical base on which the study of tourism is built; provide a basis for the development of critical approaches to the study of tourism; disseminate new approaches, concepts, frameworks, methods, models and practices which may be developed in the study of tourism; and promote new research. In addition to general papers, Current Issues in Tourism features four other sections - CIT Research Letters, CIT Research Notes, CIT Reviews and Current Issues in Method and Practice. To find out more about these sections, including how to submit material, please click here . New for 2017 the journal has introduced Current Issues in Asian Tourism (CIAT), 3 issues dedicated to papers on tourism in Asia. 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.

Geography, Planning and Development1999Q4
Geography, Planning and Development2000Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2001Q3
Geography, Planning and Development2002Q2
Geography, Planning and Development2003Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2004Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2005Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2006Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2007Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2008Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2009Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2010Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2011Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2012Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2013Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2014Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2015Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2016Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2017Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2018Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2019Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2020Q1
Geography, Planning and Development2021Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management1999Q4
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2000Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2001Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2002Q3
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2003Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2004Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2005Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2006Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2007Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2008Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2009Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2010Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2011Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2012Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2013Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2014Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2015Q2
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2016Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2017Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2018Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2019Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2020Q1
Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management2021Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)19990.429
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.364
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.270
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.488
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.703
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.964
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20061.220
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20071.237
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20081.542
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.661
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.767
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.758
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.291
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.189
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.526
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20152.094
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.905
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.988
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.932
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20206.272
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20217.668
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.364
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.270
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.412
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.464
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.684
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.831
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.976
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20071.011
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20081.702
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.709
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.617
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.364
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.060
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.679
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.336
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.799
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.420
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20206.181
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20217.763
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.364
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.200
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.389
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.315
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.564
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.464
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.698
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.138
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20081.800
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.456
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.603
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.450
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.564
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.418
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.804
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20162.794
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.050
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.371
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20206.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20217.569
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 Cites20001
Self Cites20012
Self Cites20022
Self Cites20036
Self Cites20046
Self Cites20052
Self Cites20066
Self Cites20079
Self Cites200810
Self Cites200910
Self Cites20105
Self Cites201120
Self Cites201214
Self Cites201319
Self Cites201431
Self Cites201515
Self Cites201625
Self Cites201746
Self Cites201879
Self Cites201995
Self Cites2020247
Self Cites2021452
Total Cites19993
Total Cites20008
Total Cites200110
Total Cites200221
Total Cites200332
Total Cites200452
Total Cites200574
Total Cites200683
Total Cites200793
Total Cites2008143
Total Cites2009147
Total Cites2010137
Total Cites2011152
Total Cites2012260
Total Cites2013276
Total Cites2014302
Total Cites2015262
Total Cites2016550
Total Cites2017754
Total Cites20181037
Total Cites20191410
Total Cites20202522
Total Cites20214316
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 document19990.429
External Cites per document20000.318
External Cites per document20010.216
External Cites per document20020.373
External Cites per document20030.377
External Cites per document20040.605
External Cites per document20050.837
External Cites per document20060.975
External Cites per document20071.012
External Cites per document20081.773
External Cites per document20091.734
External Cites per document20101.610
External Cites per document20111.451
External Cites per document20122.388
External Cites per document20132.089
External Cites per document20142.117
External Cites per document20151.830
External Cites per document20163.477
External Cites per document20173.890
External Cites per document20184.335
External Cites per document20195.058
External Cites per document20207.199
External Cites per document20219.113
Cites per document19990.429
Cites per document20000.364
Cites per document20010.270
Cites per document20020.412
Cites per document20030.464
Cites per document20040.684
Cites per document20050.831
Cites per document20060.976
Cites per document20071.011
Cites per document20081.702
Cites per document20091.709
Cites per document20101.575
Cites per document20111.617
Cites per document20122.364
Cites per document20132.060
Cites per document20142.188
Cites per document20151.679
Cites per document20163.090
Cites per document20173.336
Cites per document20183.799
Cites per document20194.420
Cites per document20206.181
Cites per document20217.763
% 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 documents20053
Non-citable documents20066
Non-citable documents20079
Non-citable documents20089
Non-citable documents20097
Non-citable documents20105
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20127
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201410
Non-citable documents201521
Non-citable documents201627
Non-citable documents201744
Non-citable documents201852
Non-citable documents201959
Non-citable documents202092
Non-citable documents2021132
Citable documents19997
Citable documents200022
Citable documents200137
Citable documents200251
Citable documents200369
Citable documents200476
Citable documents200586
Citable documents200679
Citable documents200783
Citable documents200875
Citable documents200979
Citable documents201082
Citable documents201191
Citable documents2012103
Citable documents2013123
Citable documents2014128
Citable documents2015135
Citable documents2016151
Citable documents2017182
Citable documents2018221
Citable documents2019260
Citable documents2020316
Citable documents2021424
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 documents19995
Uncited documents200017
Uncited documents200128
Uncited documents200238
Uncited documents200351
Uncited documents200447
Uncited documents200553
Uncited documents200644
Uncited documents200740
Uncited documents200830
Uncited documents200930
Uncited documents201027
Uncited documents201133
Uncited documents201230
Uncited documents201345
Uncited documents201448
Uncited documents201555
Uncited documents201632
Uncited documents201746
Uncited documents201844
Uncited documents201950
Uncited documents202032
Uncited documents202135
Cited documents19992
Cited documents20005
Cited documents20019
Cited documents200213
Cited documents200318
Cited documents200429
Cited documents200536
Cited documents200641
Cited documents200752
Cited documents200854
Cited documents200956
Cited documents201060
Cited documents201161
Cited documents201280
Cited documents201389
Cited documents201490
Cited documents2015101
Cited documents2016146
Cited documents2017180
Cited documents2018229
Cited documents2019269
Cited documents2020376
Cited documents2021521
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