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Saudi Journal of Gastroenterologyopen access

Country India  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of India
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
PublisherMedknow Publications
Publication typeJournals
ISSN13193767, 19984049
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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.


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)20070.037
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.111
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.237
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.689
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.057
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.211
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20131.613
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.660
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.663
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.640
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.664
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.037
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.111
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.237
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.773
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.222
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20121.220
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.684
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.680
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.703
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.566
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.544
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.037
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.286
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.914
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.240
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.274
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.699
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.609
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.492
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.551
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 Cites20083
Self Cites20097
Self Cites20109
Self Cites201112
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20148
Self Cites201520
Self Cites201618
Self Cites201713
Total Cites20060
Total Cites20071
Total Cites20088
Total Cites200928
Total Cites2010116
Total Cites2011204
Total Cites2012250
Total Cites2013362
Total Cites2014326
Total Cites2015281
Total Cites2016249
Total Cites2017281
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 document20070.000
External Cites per document20080.069
External Cites per document20090.178
External Cites per document20100.713
External Cites per document20111.150
External Cites per document20121.205
External Cites per document20131.660
External Cites per document20141.639
External Cites per document20151.582
External Cites per document20161.453
External Cites per document20171.473
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.037
Cites per document20080.111
Cites per document20090.237
Cites per document20100.773
Cites per document20111.222
Cites per document20121.220
Cites per document20131.684
Cites per document20141.680
Cites per document20151.703
Cites per document20161.566
Cites per document20171.544
% 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 documents20083
Non-citable documents200918
Non-citable documents201039
Non-citable documents201158
Non-citable documents201270
Non-citable documents201359
Non-citable documents201451
Non-citable documents201541
Non-citable documents201649
Non-citable documents201751
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200727
Citable documents200872
Citable documents2009118
Citable documents2010150
Citable documents2011167
Citable documents2012205
Citable documents2013215
Citable documents2014194
Citable documents2015165
Citable documents2016159
Citable documents2017182
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 documents200726
Uncited documents200869
Uncited documents2009115
Uncited documents2010123
Uncited documents2011120
Uncited documents2012140
Uncited documents2013116
Uncited documents2014108
Uncited documents201596
Uncited documents201691
Uncited documents2017108
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20071
Cited documents20086
Cited documents200921
Cited documents201066
Cited documents2011105
Cited documents2012135
Cited documents2013158
Cited documents2014137
Cited documents2015110
Cited documents2016117
Cited documents2017125
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