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Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Healthopen access


South Korea

Universities and research institutions in South Korea

Subject Area and Category


Korean Society for Preventive Medicine



Publication type



19758375, 22334521





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Journal of Preventive Medicine & Public Health (JPMPH) is a peer-reviewed journal published bimonthly by the Korean Society for Preventive Medicine. JPMPH aims to advance research, policy, education, and practice in the field of preventive medicine and public health by publishing papers of high scientific quality. It publishes articles in the disciplines of epidemiology, health policy, and environmental and occupational health. The journal encourages submission of papers on the determinants of health, health promotion, disease prevention, community health interventions, health services research, health systems, environmental risks, and workplace safety. The journal provides a forum for sharing timely and up-to-date knowledge in improving population health worldwide. 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.

Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2020Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2021Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2007Q4
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2008Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2009Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2010Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2011Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2012Q3
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2013Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2014Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2015Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2016Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2017Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2018Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2019Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2020Q2
Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health2021Q2

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)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.594
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.481
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.602
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.744
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.799
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.037
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.168
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.646
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.754
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.116
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.971
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.455
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.807
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.326
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.243
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.594
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.481
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.602
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.800
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.814
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.051
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.313
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.806
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.801
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.930
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.780
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.008
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.870
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20202.127
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.175
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.594
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.481
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.606
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.807
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.787
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.184
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.267
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.820
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.596
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.642
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.451
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.163
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.697
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.439
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20213.686
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 Cites20060
Self Cites200722
Self Cites200815
Self Cites200937
Self Cites201030
Self Cites20119
Self Cites201216
Self Cites20137
Self Cites20145
Self Cites20156
Self Cites201613
Self Cites20175
Self Cites20186
Self Cites20192
Self Cites20205
Self Cites202110
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200741
Total Cites200865
Total Cites2009118
Total Cites2010148
Total Cites2011149
Total Cites2012164
Total Cites2013197
Total Cites2014242
Total Cites2015254
Total Cites2016249
Total Cites2017219
Total Cites2018253
Total Cites2019245
Total Cites2020302
Total Cites2021527
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 document20060
External Cites per document20070.275
External Cites per document20080.370
External Cites per document20090.415
External Cites per document20100.641
External Cites per document20110.778
External Cites per document20120.967
External Cites per document20131.338
External Cites per document20141.881
External Cites per document20151.879
External Cites per document20161.919
External Cites per document20171.845
External Cites per document20182.058
External Cites per document20191.976
External Cites per document20202.168
External Cites per document20213.335
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.594
Cites per document20080.481
Cites per document20090.602
Cites per document20100.800
Cites per document20110.814
Cites per document20121.051
Cites per document20131.313
Cites per document20141.806
Cites per document20151.801
Cites per document20161.930
Cites per document20171.780
Cites per document20182.008
Cites per document20191.870
Cites per document20202.127
Cites per document20213.175
% 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 documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20091
Non-citable documents20101
Non-citable documents20113
Non-citable documents20123
Non-citable documents20138
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents20159
Non-citable documents20166
Non-citable documents20177
Non-citable documents20186
Non-citable documents20198
Non-citable documents20205
Non-citable documents202111
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200769
Citable documents2008135
Citable documents2009195
Citable documents2010184
Citable documents2011180
Citable documents2012153
Citable documents2013142
Citable documents2014126
Citable documents2015132
Citable documents2016123
Citable documents2017116
Citable documents2018120
Citable documents2019123
Citable documents2020137
Citable documents2021155
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 documents20060
Uncited documents200742
Uncited documents200893
Uncited documents2009119
Uncited documents201092
Uncited documents2011103
Uncited documents201269
Uncited documents201364
Uncited documents201445
Uncited documents201554
Uncited documents201645
Uncited documents201750
Uncited documents201841
Uncited documents201945
Uncited documents202046
Uncited documents202141
Cited documents20060
Cited documents200727
Cited documents200842
Cited documents200977
Cited documents201093
Cited documents201180
Cited documents201287
Cited documents201386
Cited documents201489
Cited documents201587
Cited documents201684
Cited documents201773
Cited documents201885
Cited documents201986
Cited documents202096
Cited documents2021125
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