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Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategorySocial Sciences
Urban Studies
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Inc.
Publication typeJournals
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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.

Urban Studies2009Q2
Urban Studies2010Q1
Urban Studies2011Q1
Urban Studies2012Q1
Urban Studies2013Q1
Urban Studies2014Q1
Urban Studies2015Q1
Urban Studies2016Q1
Urban Studies2017Q1
Urban Studies2018Q1

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20091.591
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20101.227
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20111.538
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20121.747
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.526
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.114
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.909
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.590
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.979
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.898
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20091.591
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20101.227
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.538
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.016
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20131.732
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20142.017
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.847
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.258
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.851
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.472
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20091.591
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20101.227
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.651
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20121.231
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20131.457
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.650
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.167
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.814
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.327
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.231
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20093
Self Cites20106
Self Cites201110
Self Cites201216
Self Cites20137
Self Cites201411
Self Cites201512
Self Cites20168
Self Cites201719
Self Cites201811
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200935
Total Cites201054
Total Cites2011100
Total Cites2012123
Total Cites201397
Total Cites2014117
Total Cites2015109
Total Cites201683
Total Cites2017137
Total Cites2018131
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 document20080
External Cites per document20091.455
External Cites per document20101.091
External Cites per document20111.385
External Cites per document20121.754
External Cites per document20131.607
External Cites per document20141.828
External Cites per document20151.644
External Cites per document20161.136
External Cites per document20171.595
External Cites per document20181.348
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20091.591
Cites per document20101.227
Cites per document20111.538
Cites per document20122.016
Cites per document20131.732
Cites per document20142.017
Cites per document20151.847
Cites per document20161.258
Cites per document20171.851
Cites per document20181.472
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents201011
Non-citable documents201113
Non-citable documents201211
Non-citable documents20135
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20152
Non-citable documents201610
Non-citable documents201713
Non-citable documents201812
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200922
Citable documents201044
Citable documents201165
Citable documents201261
Citable documents201356
Citable documents201458
Citable documents201559
Citable documents201666
Citable documents201774
Citable documents201889
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 documents20080
Uncited documents20096
Uncited documents201026
Uncited documents201137
Uncited documents201224
Uncited documents201317
Uncited documents201417
Uncited documents201524
Uncited documents201643
Uncited documents201740
Uncited documents201846
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200920
Cited documents201029
Cited documents201141
Cited documents201248
Cited documents201344
Cited documents201444
Cited documents201537
Cited documents201633
Cited documents201747
Cited documents201855
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