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International Journal of Botany

Country Pakistan  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Pakistan
16
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryAgricultural and Biological Sciences
Plant Science
PublisherAsian Network for Scientific Information
Publication typeJournals
ISSN18119700, 18119719
Coverage2006-ongoing
Scope International Journal of Botany accepts research papers on all aspects of plant science, including cell and molecular biology, ecology, mycology and plant pathology, phycology, physiology and biochemistry, structure and development, systematics, phytogeography, and paleobotany. In addition to reports of original research in all areas of plant science, the Journal contains Rapid Communications, and Special Papers, which include reviews, critiques and analyses of controversial subjects. International Journal of Botany is a refereed journal. The acceptance criteria for all papers are the quality and originality of the research and its significance to our readership.

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Quartiles

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.

CategoryYearQuartile
Plant Science2007Q4
Plant Science2008Q4
Plant Science2009Q4
Plant Science2010Q3
Plant Science2011Q3
Plant Science2012Q2
Plant Science2013Q3
Plant Science2014Q4
Plant Science2015Q3
Plant Science2016Q4
Plant Science2017Q4
SJR

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.

YearSJR
20070.143
20080.113
20090.150
20100.210
20110.333
20120.415
20130.225
20140.185
20150.224
20160.101
20170.160
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)20070.088
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.132
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.286
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.454
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.919
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.952
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.567
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.699
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.674
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.380
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.429
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.088
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.132
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.286
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.507
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.910
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.947
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.612
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.536
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.532
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.120
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.636
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.088
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.132
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.299
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.547
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.900
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.967
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.507
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.357
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.273
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.125
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.833
Total Cites 
Self-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.

CitesYearValue
Self Cites20060
Self Cites20073
Self Cites20081
Self Cites20092
Self Cites20108
Self Cites20119
Self Cites201210
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20140
Self Cites20150
Self Cites20160
Self Cites20171
Total Cites20060
Total Cites20076
Total Cites200816
Total Cites200950
Total Cites201075
Total Cites2011131
Total Cites2012125
Total Cites201371
Total Cites201445
Total Cites201525
Total Cites20163
Total Cites20177
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.

CitesYearValue
External Cites per document20060
External Cites per document20070.044
External Cites per document20080.124
External Cites per document20090.274
External Cites per document20100.453
External Cites per document20110.847
External Cites per document20120.871
External Cites per document20130.595
External Cites per document20140.536
External Cites per document20150.532
External Cites per document20160.120
External Cites per document20170.545
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.088
Cites per document20080.132
Cites per document20090.286
Cites per document20100.507
Cites per document20110.910
Cites per document20120.947
Cites per document20130.612
Cites per document20140.536
Cites per document20150.532
Cites per document20160.120
Cites per document20170.636
% 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
200613.24
200716.98
200811.11
200917.07
201010.20
20119.52
201224.00
20135.88
20140.00
20150.00
201633.33
20177.69
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Non-citable documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200768
Citable documents2008121
Citable documents2009175
Citable documents2010148
Citable documents2011144
Citable documents2012132
Citable documents2013116
Citable documents201484
Citable documents201547
Citable documents201625
Citable documents201711
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.

DocumentsYearValue
Uncited documents20060
Uncited documents200763
Uncited documents2008110
Uncited documents2009139
Uncited documents201098
Uncited documents201169
Uncited documents201260
Uncited documents201370
Uncited documents201455
Uncited documents201531
Uncited documents201622
Uncited documents20176
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20075
Cited documents200811
Cited documents200936
Cited documents201050
Cited documents201175
Cited documents201272
Cited documents201346
Cited documents201429
Cited documents201516
Cited documents20163
Cited documents20175
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