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Journal of Organizational Behavior


United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category


John Wiley and Sons Ltd



Publication type



08943796, 10991379


1981-1982, 1984-2021



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The Journal of Organizational Behavior aims to publish empirical reports and theoretical reviews of research in the field of organizational behavior, wherever in the world that work is conducted. The journal will focus on research and theory in all topics associated with organizational behavior within and across individual, group and organizational levels of analysis, including: -At the individual level: personality, perception, beliefs, attitudes, values, motivation, career behavior, stress, emotions, judgment, and commitment. -At the group level: size, composition, structure, leadership, power, group affect, and politics. -At the organizational level: structure, change, goal-setting, creativity, and human resource management policies and practices. -Across levels: decision-making, performance, job satisfaction, turnover and absenteeism, diversity, careers and career development, equal opportunities, work-life balance, identification, organizational culture and climate, inter-organizational processes, and multi-national and cross-national issues. -Research methodologies in studies of organizational behavior. 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.

Applied Psychology1999Q1
Applied Psychology2000Q1
Applied Psychology2001Q1
Applied Psychology2002Q1
Applied Psychology2003Q1
Applied Psychology2004Q1
Applied Psychology2005Q1
Applied Psychology2006Q1
Applied Psychology2007Q1
Applied Psychology2008Q1
Applied Psychology2009Q1
Applied Psychology2010Q1
Applied Psychology2011Q1
Applied Psychology2012Q1
Applied Psychology2013Q1
Applied Psychology2014Q1
Applied Psychology2015Q1
Applied Psychology2016Q1
Applied Psychology2017Q1
Applied Psychology2018Q1
Applied Psychology2019Q1
Applied Psychology2020Q1
Applied Psychology2021Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management1999Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2000Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2001Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2002Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2003Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2004Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2005Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2006Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2007Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2008Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2009Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2010Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2011Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2012Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2013Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2014Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2015Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2016Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2017Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2018Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2019Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2020Q1
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management2021Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2002Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2003Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2004Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2020Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2021Q1
Sociology and Political Science1999Q1
Sociology and Political Science2000Q1
Sociology and Political Science2001Q1
Sociology and Political Science2002Q1
Sociology and Political Science2003Q1
Sociology and Political Science2004Q1
Sociology and Political Science2005Q1
Sociology and Political Science2006Q1
Sociology and Political Science2007Q1
Sociology and Political Science2008Q1
Sociology and Political Science2009Q1
Sociology and Political Science2010Q1
Sociology and Political Science2011Q1
Sociology and Political Science2012Q1
Sociology and Political Science2013Q1
Sociology and Political Science2014Q1
Sociology and Political Science2015Q1
Sociology and Political Science2016Q1
Sociology and Political Science2017Q1
Sociology and Political Science2018Q1
Sociology and Political Science2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science2020Q1
Sociology and Political Science2021Q1

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)19991.288
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.378
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.911
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20022.036
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.707
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.867
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.229
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.671
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.991
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.654
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.142
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.504
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20125.306
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20135.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20145.652
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.658
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.402
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20176.322
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20186.799
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20196.725
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20208.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)202111.467
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.288
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.214
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.741
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.861
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.607
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.459
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.301
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.481
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.195
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.231
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20125.202
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20135.322
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.862
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.783
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.772
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.881
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20186.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20196.034
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20207.737
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20219.853
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.107
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.333
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20032.135
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.179
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.385
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.218
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.918
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.415
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.652
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.856
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20124.496
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.189
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.144
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.979
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.909
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.514
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20195.485
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20206.080
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20219.234
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 Cites199921
Self Cites20009
Self Cites200111
Self Cites200226
Self Cites200336
Self Cites200439
Self Cites200527
Self Cites200630
Self Cites200722
Self Cites200849
Self Cites200956
Self Cites201029
Self Cites201144
Self Cites201246
Self Cites201359
Self Cites201459
Self Cites201545
Self Cites201635
Self Cites201739
Self Cites201860
Self Cites201946
Self Cites202039
Self Cites2021101
Total Cites1999152
Total Cites2000193
Total Cites2001303
Total Cites2002335
Total Cites2003391
Total Cites2004386
Total Cites2005488
Total Cites2006600
Total Cites2007661
Total Cites2008744
Total Cites2009658
Total Cites2010623
Total Cites2011842
Total Cites20121030
Total Cites20131059
Total Cites2014987
Total Cites20151014
Total Cites20161026
Total Cites20171282
Total Cites20181325
Total Cites20191430
Total Cites20201795
Total Cites20212138
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 document19991.110
External Cites per document20001.157
External Cites per document20011.678
External Cites per document20021.717
External Cites per document20032.367
External Cites per document20042.224
External Cites per document20053.013
External Cites per document20063.585
External Cites per document20074.096
External Cites per document20084.212
External Cites per document20093.440
External Cites per document20103.375
External Cites per document20114.750
External Cites per document20125.964
External Cites per document20135.952
External Cites per document20144.936
External Cites per document20154.773
External Cites per document20164.787
External Cites per document20175.863
External Cites per document20186.111
External Cites per document20196.017
External Cites per document20207.946
External Cites per document20219.937
Cites per document19991.288
Cites per document20001.214
Cites per document20011.741
Cites per document20021.861
Cites per document20032.607
Cites per document20042.459
Cites per document20053.169
Cites per document20063.750
Cites per document20074.184
Cites per document20084.301
Cites per document20093.481
Cites per document20103.195
Cites per document20114.231
Cites per document20125.202
Cites per document20135.322
Cites per document20144.862
Cites per document20154.783
Cites per document20164.772
Cites per document20175.881
Cites per document20186.221
Cites per document20196.034
Cites per document20207.737
Cites per document20219.853
% 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 documents20041
Non-citable documents20051
Non-citable documents20061
Non-citable documents20072
Non-citable documents20088
Non-citable documents200914
Non-citable documents201019
Non-citable documents201131
Non-citable documents201233
Non-citable documents201331
Non-citable documents201415
Non-citable documents20159
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20197
Non-citable documents202011
Non-citable documents202112
Citable documents1999118
Citable documents2000159
Citable documents2001174
Citable documents2002180
Citable documents2003150
Citable documents2004156
Citable documents2005153
Citable documents2006159
Citable documents2007156
Citable documents2008165
Citable documents2009175
Citable documents2010176
Citable documents2011168
Citable documents2012165
Citable documents2013168
Citable documents2014188
Citable documents2015203
Citable documents2016207
Citable documents2017212
Citable documents2018207
Citable documents2019230
Citable documents2020221
Citable documents2021205
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 documents199943
Uncited documents200073
Uncited documents200158
Uncited documents200258
Uncited documents200330
Uncited documents200430
Uncited documents200532
Uncited documents200619
Uncited documents200729
Uncited documents200828
Uncited documents200932
Uncited documents201044
Uncited documents201135
Uncited documents201232
Uncited documents201321
Uncited documents201412
Uncited documents201528
Uncited documents201624
Uncited documents201723
Uncited documents201816
Uncited documents201926
Uncited documents202022
Uncited documents202119
Cited documents199975
Cited documents200086
Cited documents2001116
Cited documents2002122
Cited documents2003120
Cited documents2004127
Cited documents2005122
Cited documents2006141
Cited documents2007129
Cited documents2008145
Cited documents2009157
Cited documents2010151
Cited documents2011164
Cited documents2012166
Cited documents2013178
Cited documents2014191
Cited documents2015184
Cited documents2016191
Cited documents2017195
Cited documents2018197
Cited documents2019211
Cited documents2020210
Cited documents2021198
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