Scimago Journal & Country Rank

African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines

discontinued in Scopus as of 2016

Country Nigeria  - SIR icon
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Medicine (miscellaneous)

Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics
Drug Discovery
Publisher African Ethnomedicines Network
Publication typeJournals
Scope Information not localized
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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.

Complementary and Alternative Medicine2007Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2008Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2009Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2010Q1
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2011Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2012Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2013Q3
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2014Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2015Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2016Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2017Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2018Q2
Complementary and Alternative Medicine2019Q2
Drug Discovery2007Q4
Drug Discovery2008Q4
Drug Discovery2009Q3
Drug Discovery2010Q3
Drug Discovery2011Q3
Drug Discovery2012Q3
Drug Discovery2013Q4
Drug Discovery2014Q3
Drug Discovery2015Q3
Drug Discovery2016Q3
Drug Discovery2017Q3
Drug Discovery2018Q3
Drug Discovery2019Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2007Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2008Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2010Q2
Medicine (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2012Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2013Q4
Medicine (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2018Q3
Medicine (miscellaneous)2019Q3

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)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.385
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.344
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.792
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.184
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.781
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.368
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.472
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.277
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.033
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.124
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.849
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.966
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20191.035
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.385
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.344
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.792
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.541
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.347
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.389
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.116
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.057
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.706
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.828
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20191.232
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.385
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.344
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.652
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.784
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.490
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.058
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.852
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.843
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.805
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.424
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.886
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20191.403
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 Cites20071
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20105
Self Cites20119
Self Cites201215
Self Cites20130
Self Cites20146
Self Cites201511
Self Cites201622
Self Cites20170
Self Cites20180
Self Cites20190
Total Cites20060
Total Cites200720
Total Cites200842
Total Cites2009114
Total Cites2010157
Total Cites2011188
Total Cites2012256
Total Cites2013343
Total Cites2014386
Total Cites2015379
Total Cites2016465
Total Cites2017322
Total Cites2018351
Total Cites2019366
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 document20070.365
External Cites per document20080.344
External Cites per document20090.778
External Cites per document20101.056
External Cites per document20111.467
External Cites per document20121.268
External Cites per document20131.389
External Cites per document20141.098
External Cites per document20150.872
External Cites per document20161.007
External Cites per document20170.706
External Cites per document20180.828
External Cites per document20191.232
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.385
Cites per document20080.344
Cites per document20090.792
Cites per document20101.090
Cites per document20111.541
Cites per document20121.347
Cites per document20131.389
Cites per document20141.116
Cites per document20150.898
Cites per document20161.057
Cites per document20170.706
Cites per document20180.828
Cites per document20191.232
% 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 documents20071
Non-citable documents20084
Non-citable documents20095
Non-citable documents20104
Non-citable documents20111
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20162
Non-citable documents20173
Non-citable documents20182
Non-citable documents20191
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200752
Citable documents2008122
Citable documents2009144
Citable documents2010144
Citable documents2011122
Citable documents2012190
Citable documents2013247
Citable documents2014346
Citable documents2015422
Citable documents2016440
Citable documents2017456
Citable documents2018424
Citable documents2019297
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 documents200740
Uncited documents200895
Uncited documents200985
Uncited documents201076
Uncited documents201148
Uncited documents201298
Uncited documents2013142
Uncited documents2014191
Uncited documents2015234
Uncited documents2016224
Uncited documents2017277
Uncited documents2018231
Uncited documents2019126
Cited documents20060
Cited documents200713
Cited documents200831
Cited documents200964
Cited documents201072
Cited documents201175
Cited documents201292
Cited documents2013110
Cited documents2014160
Cited documents2015194
Cited documents2016218
Cited documents2017182
Cited documents2018195
Cited documents2019172
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