Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Revista de Ciencias Socialesopen access

Country

Venezuela

Universities and research institutions in Venezuela

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Universidad del Zulia

Universidad del Zulia in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

10

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

13159518

Coverage

2007-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

rcs_luz@yahoo.com

Scope

La Revista de Ciencias Sociales (RCS) de la Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Sociales de la Universidad del Zulia (LUZ), que difunde trabajos científicos, estrictamente originales en español, avances de investigación, ensayos, revisiones bibliográficas y comunicaciones rápidas, relacionados con las ciencias sociales.La finalidad de la RCS, es contribuir a la confrontación y difusión de conocimientos, posibilitar el intercambio entre pares y estimular el avance de la producción en Ciencias Sociales. La RCS permite la reproducción parcial de los artículos respetando las normas de propiedad intelectual siempre y cuando reconozcan los créditos de la Revista y de autoría. El contenido de los artículos es de exclusiva responsabilidad de los autores. Join the conversation about this journal
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
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2008Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2009Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2012Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2017Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2018Q4
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2019Q3
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)2020Q3
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
20080.101
20090.102
20100.144
20110.187
20120.127
20130.142
20140.199
20150.193
20160.194
20170.209
20180.133
20190.219
20200.226
Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

YearDocuments
200736
200844
200954
201058
201149
201249
201356
201452
201550
201638
201724
201842
2019112
2020126
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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.028
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.063
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.045
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.078
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.059
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.110
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.137
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.136
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.126
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.230
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.201
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.597
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.278
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.028
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.063
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.045
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.090
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.050
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.096
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.117
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.108
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.133
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.207
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.673
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.433
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.028
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.051
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.063
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.037
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.061
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.105
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.102
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.069
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.239
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.258
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.758
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.513
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 Cites20070
Self Cites20080
Self Cites20090
Self Cites20103
Self Cites201110
Self Cites20122
Self Cites20133
Self Cites20147
Self Cites20158
Self Cites20165
Self Cites20173
Self Cites20183
Self Cites201947
Self Cites2020220
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20081
Total Cites20095
Total Cites20106
Total Cites201114
Total Cites20128
Total Cites201315
Total Cites201418
Total Cites201517
Total Cites201621
Total Cites201729
Total Cites201828
Total Cites201970
Total Cites2020255
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 document20070
External Cites per document20080.029
External Cites per document20090.066
External Cites per document20100.024
External Cites per document20110.027
External Cites per document20120.040
External Cites per document20130.083
External Cites per document20140.078
External Cites per document20150.062
External Cites per document20160.110
External Cites per document20170.198
External Cites per document20180.240
External Cites per document20190.237
External Cites per document20200.208
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.028
Cites per document20090.063
Cites per document20100.045
Cites per document20110.090
Cites per document20120.050
Cites per document20130.096
Cites per document20140.117
Cites per document20150.108
Cites per document20160.133
Cites per document20170.207
Cites per document20180.250
Cites per document20190.673
Cites per document20201.433
% 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
200713.89
20086.82
20099.26
201013.79
201120.41
20128.16
201317.86
201413.46
201532.00
201628.95
20178.33
201835.71
201925.89
202028.57
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 documents20070
Non-citable documents20081
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents20108
Non-citable documents201110
Non-citable documents201211
Non-citable documents201311
Non-citable documents201413
Non-citable documents201512
Non-citable documents201612
Non-citable documents20179
Non-citable documents20188
Non-citable documents20197
Non-citable documents202010
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200835
Citable documents200976
Citable documents2010126
Citable documents2011146
Citable documents2012150
Citable documents2013145
Citable documents2014141
Citable documents2015145
Citable documents2016146
Citable documents2017131
Citable documents2018104
Citable documents201997
Citable documents2020168
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200835
Uncited documents200977
Uncited documents2010128
Uncited documents2011143
Uncited documents2012153
Uncited documents2013142
Uncited documents2014137
Uncited documents2015143
Uncited documents2016140
Uncited documents2017120
Uncited documents201895
Uncited documents201966
Uncited documents202074
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20081
Cited documents20093
Cited documents20106
Cited documents201113
Cited documents20128
Cited documents201314
Cited documents201417
Cited documents201514
Cited documents201618
Cited documents201720
Cited documents201817
Cited documents201938
Cited documents2020104
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