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Journal of Human Growth and Developmentopen access

Country Brazil  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Brazil
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Life-span and Life-course Studies
Publisher Centro de Estudos do Crescimento e do Desenvolvimento do Ser Humano  - SIR iconSCImago Institutions Ranking
Publication typeJournals
ISSN01041282, 21753598
Scope Journal of Human Growth and Development - JHGD disseminates papers whose object of study and discussion is the relationship between the growth and development of the human being.


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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.

Life-span and Life-course Studies2013Q3
Life-span and Life-course Studies2014Q3
Life-span and Life-course Studies2015Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2016Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2017Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2018Q4
Life-span and Life-course Studies2019Q4

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)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.922
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.445
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.522
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.517
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.675
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.854
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.922
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.445
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.457
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.551
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.683
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.854
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.922
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.990
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.389
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.425
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.593
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.663
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.940
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 Cites20120
Self Cites201316
Self Cites201439
Self Cites201525
Self Cites201623
Self Cites201726
Self Cites201825
Self Cites201945
Total Cites20120
Total Cites201347
Total Cites201499
Total Cites201565
Total Cites201659
Total Cites201770
Total Cites201884
Total Cites2019111
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 document20120
External Cites per document20130.608
External Cites per document20140.600
External Cites per document20150.274
External Cites per document20160.279
External Cites per document20170.346
External Cites per document20180.480
External Cites per document20190.508
Cites per document20120.000
Cites per document20130.922
Cites per document20140.990
Cites per document20150.445
Cites per document20160.457
Cites per document20170.551
Cites per document20180.683
Cites per document20190.854
% 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 documents20120
Non-citable documents20132
Non-citable documents20145
Non-citable documents20158
Non-citable documents20167
Non-citable documents20177
Non-citable documents20187
Non-citable documents20199
Citable documents20120
Citable documents201351
Citable documents2014100
Citable documents2015146
Citable documents2016129
Citable documents2017127
Citable documents2018123
Citable documents2019130
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 documents20120
Uncited documents201332
Uncited documents201463
Uncited documents2015109
Uncited documents201696
Uncited documents201791
Uncited documents201881
Uncited documents201980
Cited documents20120
Cited documents201321
Cited documents201442
Cited documents201545
Cited documents201640
Cited documents201743
Cited documents201849
Cited documents201959
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