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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, 1984-2020



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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
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
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
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

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)19991.280
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.373
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.798
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.880
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20032.467
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20042.749
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20053.541
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20064.210
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20074.662
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.937
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20094.567
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20104.122
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20114.492
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20125.151
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20135.663
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20145.622
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20155.612
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20165.312
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20176.276
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20186.709
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20197.332
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20209.248
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19991.280
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.208
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.638
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.706
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20032.360
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20042.325
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20053.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20063.731
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20074.184
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.249
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20093.444
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20103.169
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20114.221
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20125.020
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20135.271
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20144.833
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20154.726
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20164.676
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20175.849
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20186.121
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20196.582
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20208.647
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19991.095
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20021.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.958
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20042.019
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20052.385
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20063.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20073.218
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.893
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20092.392
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20102.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20113.841
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20124.338
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20134.144
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20144.066
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20154.082
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.917
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20174.896
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20185.403
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20195.945
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20207.006
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 Cites201548
Self Cites201635
Self Cites201739
Self Cites201861
Self Cites201946
Self Cites202046
Total Cites1999151
Total Cites2000192
Total Cites2001285
Total Cites2002307
Total Cites2003354
Total Cites2004365
Total Cites2005488
Total Cites2006597
Total Cites2007661
Total Cites2008735
Total Cites2009651
Total Cites2010618
Total Cites2011840
Total Cites2012994
Total Cites20131049
Total Cites2014981
Total Cites20151002
Total Cites20161010
Total Cites20171281
Total Cites20181310
Total Cites20191560
Total Cites20202006
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 document19991.102
External Cites per document20001.151
External Cites per document20011.575
External Cites per document20021.561
External Cites per document20032.120
External Cites per document20042.090
External Cites per document20053.013
External Cites per document20063.566
External Cites per document20074.096
External Cites per document20084.158
External Cites per document20093.400
External Cites per document20103.347
External Cites per document20114.738
External Cites per document20125.745
External Cites per document20135.893
External Cites per document20144.904
External Cites per document20154.700
External Cites per document20164.688
External Cites per document20175.831
External Cites per document20186.005
External Cites per document20196.583
External Cites per document20208.869
Cites per document19991.280
Cites per document20001.208
Cites per document20011.638
Cites per document20021.706
Cites per document20032.360
Cites per document20042.325
Cites per document20053.169
Cites per document20063.731
Cites per document20074.184
Cites per document20084.249
Cites per document20093.444
Cites per document20103.169
Cites per document20114.221
Cites per document20125.020
Cites per document20135.271
Cites per document20144.833
Cites per document20154.726
Cites per document20164.676
Cites per document20175.849
Cites per document20186.121
Cites per document20196.582
Cites per document20208.647
% 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
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 documents2016208
Citable documents2017213
Citable documents2018208
Citable documents2019230
Citable documents2020221
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 documents200159
Uncited documents200265
Uncited documents200331
Uncited documents200434
Uncited documents200532
Uncited documents200620
Uncited documents200729
Uncited documents200828
Uncited documents200933
Uncited documents201044
Uncited documents201135
Uncited documents201232
Uncited documents201321
Uncited documents201413
Uncited documents201529
Uncited documents201624
Uncited documents201723
Uncited documents201817
Uncited documents201925
Uncited documents202020
Cited documents199975
Cited documents200086
Cited documents2001115
Cited documents2002115
Cited documents2003119
Cited documents2004123
Cited documents2005122
Cited documents2006140
Cited documents2007129
Cited documents2008145
Cited documents2009156
Cited documents2010151
Cited documents2011164
Cited documents2012166
Cited documents2013178
Cited documents2014190
Cited documents2015183
Cited documents2016192
Cited documents2017196
Cited documents2018197
Cited documents2019212
Cited documents2020212
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