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Journal of Sex Research

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
History and Philosophy of Science

Psychology (miscellaneous)

Social Sciences
Gender Studies
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherTaylor and Francis Ltd.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN00224499, 15598519
Scope The Journal of Sex Research (JSR) is a scholarly journal devoted to the publication of articles relevant to the variety of disciplines involved in the scientific study of sexuality. JSR is designed to stimulate research and promote an interdisciplinary understanding of the diverse topics in contemporary sexual science. JSR publishes empirical reports, brief reports, theoretical essays, review articles, methodological articles, commentaries, and letters to the editor. We do not accept personal narratives or case reports. Each year we publish the Annual Review of Sex Research, an issue devoted to comprehensive reviews of current topics in sexual science. JSR actively seeks submissions from researchers outside of North America. Researchers and practitioners in the fields of psychology, sociology, education, psychiatry, communication, and allied health.


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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.

Gender Studies1999Q1
Gender Studies2000Q1
Gender Studies2001Q1
Gender Studies2002Q1
Gender Studies2003Q1
Gender Studies2004Q1
Gender Studies2005Q1
Gender Studies2006Q1
Gender Studies2007Q1
Gender Studies2008Q1
Gender Studies2009Q1
Gender Studies2010Q1
Gender Studies2011Q1
Gender Studies2012Q1
Gender Studies2013Q1
Gender Studies2014Q1
Gender Studies2015Q1
Gender Studies2016Q1
Gender Studies2017Q1
Gender Studies2018Q1
Gender Studies2019Q1
History and Philosophy of Science1999Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2000Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2001Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2002Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2003Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2004Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2005Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2006Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2007Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2008Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2009Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2010Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2011Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2012Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2013Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2014Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2015Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2016Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2017Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2018Q1
History and Philosophy of Science2019Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)1999Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2000Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2001Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2002Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2003Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2004Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2005Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2006Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2007Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2018Q1
Psychology (miscellaneous)2019Q1
Sociology and Political Science1999Q1
Sociology and Political Science2000Q1
Sociology and Political Science2001Q1
Sociology and Political Science2002Q2
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

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)19990.972
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20001.852
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20011.369
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20021.141
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20031.625
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20041.873
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20052.557
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20062.801
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20072.727
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20082.964
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20092.676
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20102.418
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20112.799
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.745
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20133.549
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.793
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.862
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20163.674
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20173.639
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20183.506
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.962
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.972
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20001.634
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20011.330
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20021.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20031.304
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20041.788
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20052.617
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20062.200
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20072.362
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20082.417
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20092.078
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.850
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20112.622
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.822
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20133.188
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.572
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.697
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20163.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20173.393
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20183.199
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.975
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.847
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20001.615
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20011.117
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.789
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20031.107
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20041.772
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20051.838
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20062.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20071.768
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20082.030
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.581
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20112.758
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.255
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.895
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20143.383
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20153.450
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20163.060
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20173.039
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20183.242
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.628
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 Cites199915
Self Cites200021
Self Cites200120
Self Cites200211
Self Cites200312
Self Cites200416
Self Cites200520
Self Cites200617
Self Cites200715
Self Cites200815
Self Cites200929
Self Cites201026
Self Cites201127
Self Cites201231
Self Cites201322
Self Cites201445
Self Cites201562
Self Cites201671
Self Cites201776
Self Cites201877
Self Cites2019168
Total Cites1999106
Total Cites2000183
Total Cites2001153
Total Cites2002121
Total Cites2003146
Total Cites2004202
Total Cites2005301
Total Cites2006242
Total Cites2007248
Total Cites2008249
Total Cites2009214
Total Cites2010222
Total Cites2011354
Total Cites2012429
Total Cites2013491
Total Cites2014618
Total Cites2015743
Total Cites2016787
Total Cites2017889
Total Cites2018886
Total Cites20191418
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 document19990.835
External Cites per document20001.446
External Cites per document20011.157
External Cites per document20020.991
External Cites per document20031.196
External Cites per document20041.646
External Cites per document20052.443
External Cites per document20062.045
External Cites per document20072.219
External Cites per document20082.272
External Cites per document20091.796
External Cites per document20101.633
External Cites per document20112.422
External Cites per document20122.618
External Cites per document20133.045
External Cites per document20143.312
External Cites per document20153.388
External Cites per document20163.034
External Cites per document20173.103
External Cites per document20182.921
External Cites per document20194.386
Cites per document19990.972
Cites per document20001.634
Cites per document20011.330
Cites per document20021.090
Cites per document20031.304
Cites per document20041.788
Cites per document20052.617
Cites per document20062.200
Cites per document20072.362
Cites per document20082.417
Cites per document20092.078
Cites per document20101.850
Cites per document20112.622
Cites per document20122.822
Cites per document20133.188
Cites per document20143.572
Cites per document20153.697
Cites per document20163.335
Cites per document20173.393
Cites per document20183.199
Cites per document20194.975
% 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 documents19992
Non-citable documents20004
Non-citable documents20016
Non-citable documents20028
Non-citable documents20037
Non-citable documents20044
Non-citable documents20053
Non-citable documents20063
Non-citable documents20074
Non-citable documents20083
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents201111
Non-citable documents201212
Non-citable documents20138
Non-citable documents20149
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20168
Non-citable documents20177
Non-citable documents201811
Non-citable documents201911
Citable documents1999109
Citable documents2000112
Citable documents2001115
Citable documents2002111
Citable documents2003112
Citable documents2004113
Citable documents2005115
Citable documents2006110
Citable documents2007105
Citable documents2008103
Citable documents2009103
Citable documents2010120
Citable documents2011135
Citable documents2012152
Citable documents2013154
Citable documents2014173
Citable documents2015201
Citable documents2016236
Citable documents2017262
Citable documents2018277
Citable documents2019285
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 documents199957
Uncited documents200036
Uncited documents200150
Uncited documents200256
Uncited documents200344
Uncited documents200441
Uncited documents200536
Uncited documents200636
Uncited documents200726
Uncited documents200826
Uncited documents200936
Uncited documents201047
Uncited documents201145
Uncited documents201251
Uncited documents201336
Uncited documents201449
Uncited documents201533
Uncited documents201652
Uncited documents201748
Uncited documents201858
Uncited documents201946
Cited documents199954
Cited documents200080
Cited documents200171
Cited documents200263
Cited documents200375
Cited documents200476
Cited documents200582
Cited documents200677
Cited documents200783
Cited documents200880
Cited documents200971
Cited documents201081
Cited documents2011101
Cited documents2012113
Cited documents2013126
Cited documents2014133
Cited documents2015174
Cited documents2016192
Cited documents2017221
Cited documents2018230
Cited documents2019250
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