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Communication Research Reports

Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
13
H Index
Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Communication
PublisherRoutledge
Publication typeJournals
ISSN08824096
Coverage1988-1995, 2010-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
Communication2011Q3
Communication2012Q2
Communication2013Q2
Communication2014Q2
Communication2015Q2
Communication2016Q2
Communication2017Q2
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
20110.222
20120.334
20130.527
20140.364
20150.614
20160.457
20170.363
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)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.324
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.575
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.820
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.954
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.090
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.869
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.324
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.820
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.782
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.915
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.927
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.767
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.575
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.792
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.688
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.734
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.793
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.615
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 Cites20100
Self Cites20111
Self Cites20122
Self Cites20135
Self Cites20144
Self Cites20155
Self Cites20163
Self Cites20173
Total Cites20100
Total Cites201111
Total Cites201242
Total Cites201391
Total Cites201493
Total Cites2015107
Total Cites2016115
Total Cites2017102
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 document20100
External Cites per document20110.294
External Cites per document20120.548
External Cites per document20130.775
External Cites per document20140.748
External Cites per document20150.872
External Cites per document20160.903
External Cites per document20170.744
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.324
Cites per document20120.575
Cites per document20130.820
Cites per document20140.782
Cites per document20150.915
Cites per document20160.927
Cites per document20170.767
% 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
20100.00
20110.00
201210.53
20137.14
20145.41
20150.00
20163.85
201713.64
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 documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20120
Non-citable documents20130
Non-citable documents20140
Non-citable documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20171
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201134
Citable documents201273
Citable documents2013111
Citable documents2014119
Citable documents2015117
Citable documents2016124
Citable documents2017133
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 documents20100
Uncited documents201126
Uncited documents201244
Uncited documents201364
Uncited documents201472
Uncited documents201563
Uncited documents201662
Uncited documents201782
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20118
Cited documents201229
Cited documents201347
Cited documents201447
Cited documents201554
Cited documents201662
Cited documents201752
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