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Country Malaysia  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Malaysia
5
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Philosophy

Social Sciences
Sociology and Political Science
PublisherInternational Islamic University Malaysia
Publication typeJournals
ISSN01284878
Coverage2011-ongoing
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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
Philosophy2012Q3
Philosophy2013Q3
Philosophy2014Q2
Philosophy2015Q2
Philosophy2016Q3
Philosophy2017Q3
Philosophy2018Q2
Sociology and Political Science2012Q4
Sociology and Political Science2013Q4
Sociology and Political Science2014Q3
Sociology and Political Science2015Q3
Sociology and Political Science2016Q4
Sociology and Political Science2017Q4
Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
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
20120.112
20130.111
20140.155
20150.167
20160.138
20170.133
20180.187
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)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.357
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.256
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.164
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.210
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.246
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.410
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.357
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.256
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.146
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.250
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.241
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.352
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.357
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.143
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.172
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.111
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.182
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.340
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 Cites20110
Self Cites20121
Self Cites20132
Self Cites20141
Self Cites20151
Self Cites20162
Self Cites20171
Self Cites20183
Total Cites20110
Total Cites20125
Total Cites20134
Total Cites201411
Total Cites20156
Total Cites201612
Total Cites201713
Total Cites201825
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 document20110
External Cites per document20120.286
External Cites per document20130.071
External Cites per document20140.233
External Cites per document20150.122
External Cites per document20160.208
External Cites per document20170.222
External Cites per document20180.310
Cites per document20110.000
Cites per document20120.357
Cites per document20130.143
Cites per document20140.256
Cites per document20150.146
Cites per document20160.250
Cites per document20170.241
Cites per document20180.352
% 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
20110.00
20120.00
20130.00
20147.69
201512.50
201613.04
201715.63
20186.25
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 documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents20165
Non-citable documents20176
Non-citable documents20188
Citable documents20110
Citable documents201214
Citable documents201328
Citable documents201443
Citable documents201541
Citable documents201648
Citable documents201754
Citable documents201871
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 documents20110
Uncited documents201212
Uncited documents201325
Uncited documents201439
Uncited documents201538
Uncited documents201644
Uncited documents201750
Uncited documents201861
Cited documents20110
Cited documents20123
Cited documents20134
Cited documents20146
Cited documents20155
Cited documents20169
Cited documents201710
Cited documents201818
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