Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Adoption & Fostering

Country

United Kingdom

Universities and research institutions in United Kingdom

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

SAGE Publications Inc.

H-Index

26

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

03085759, 1740469X

Coverage

1996-2020

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

miranda.davies@corambaaf.org.uk

Scope

Adoption & Fostering is the only quarterly UK peer reviewed journal dedicated to adoption and fostering issues. Edited by Roger Bullock (Fellow, Centre for Social Policy, The Social Research Unit at Dartington), it also focuses on wider developments in childcare practice and research, providing an international, inter-disciplinary forum for academics and practitioners in social work, psychology, law, medicine, education, training and caring. 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
Health (social science)1999Q2
Health (social science)2000Q3
Health (social science)2001Q3
Health (social science)2002Q2
Health (social science)2003Q2
Health (social science)2004Q2
Health (social science)2005Q3
Health (social science)2006Q2
Health (social science)2007Q2
Health (social science)2008Q2
Health (social science)2009Q2
Health (social science)2010Q2
Health (social science)2011Q3
Health (social science)2012Q3
Health (social science)2013Q3
Health (social science)2014Q2
Health (social science)2015Q3
Health (social science)2016Q2
Health (social science)2017Q3
Health (social science)2018Q3
Health (social science)2019Q3
Health (social science)2020Q2
Human Factors and Ergonomics1999Q2
Human Factors and Ergonomics2000Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2001Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2002Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2003Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2004Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2005Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2006Q2
Human Factors and Ergonomics2007Q2
Human Factors and Ergonomics2008Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2009Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2010Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2011Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2012Q4
Human Factors and Ergonomics2013Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2014Q2
Human Factors and Ergonomics2015Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2016Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2017Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2018Q4
Human Factors and Ergonomics2019Q3
Human Factors and Ergonomics2020Q2
Law1999Q1
Law2000Q2
Law2001Q2
Law2002Q1
Law2003Q1
Law2004Q1
Law2005Q2
Law2006Q1
Law2007Q1
Law2008Q1
Law2009Q2
Law2010Q2
Law2011Q2
Law2012Q3
Law2013Q2
Law2014Q2
Law2015Q2
Law2016Q2
Law2017Q2
Law2018Q2
Law2019Q2
Law2020Q1
Social Psychology1999Q3
Social Psychology2000Q3
Social Psychology2001Q3
Social Psychology2002Q3
Social Psychology2003Q3
Social Psychology2004Q3
Social Psychology2005Q3
Social Psychology2006Q2
Social Psychology2007Q3
Social Psychology2008Q3
Social Psychology2009Q3
Social Psychology2010Q3
Social Psychology2011Q3
Social Psychology2012Q4
Social Psychology2013Q3
Social Psychology2014Q3
Social Psychology2015Q3
Social Psychology2016Q3
Social Psychology2017Q3
Social Psychology2018Q3
Social Psychology2019Q3
Social Psychology2020Q2
Sociology and Political Science1999Q2
Sociology and Political Science2000Q2
Sociology and Political Science2001Q3
Sociology and Political Science2002Q2
Sociology and Political Science2003Q2
Sociology and Political Science2004Q2
Sociology and Political Science2005Q2
Sociology and Political Science2006Q2
Sociology and Political Science2007Q2
Sociology and Political Science2008Q2
Sociology and Political Science2009Q2
Sociology and Political Science2010Q2
Sociology and Political Science2011Q2
Sociology and Political Science2012Q3
Sociology and Political Science2013Q2
Sociology and Political Science2014Q2
Sociology and Political Science2015Q2
Sociology and Political Science2016Q2
Sociology and Political Science2017Q2
Sociology and Political Science2018Q3
Sociology and Political Science2019Q2
Sociology and Political Science2020Q1
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
19990.351
20000.265
20010.260
20020.316
20030.287
20040.253
20050.249
20060.453
20070.478
20080.449
20090.329
20100.367
20110.292
20120.212
20130.305
20140.482
20150.297
20160.419
20170.313
20180.248
20190.398
20200.621
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
199953
200055
200148
200252
200355
200448
200554
200648
200754
200844
200945
201055
201151
201242
201334
201439
201540
201635
201730
201837
201938
202033
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)19990.345
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20000.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20010.224
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20020.313
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20030.293
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20040.310
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20050.315
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20060.545
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.405
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.456
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.355
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.403
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.379
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.318
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.290
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.451
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.361
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.574
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.432
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.514
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.627
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20200.964
Cites / Doc. (3 years)19990.345
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20000.349
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20010.176
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20020.321
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20030.297
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20040.335
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20050.290
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.548
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.380
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.481
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.322
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.413
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.340
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.298
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.203
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.433
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.513
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.430
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.486
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.588
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20200.990
Cites / Doc. (2 years)19990.387
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20000.265
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20010.148
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20020.350
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20030.300
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20040.290
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20050.330
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.539
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.324
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.412
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.408
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.438
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.290
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.226
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.129
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.355
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.274
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.392
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.440
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.446
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.627
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20200.933
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 Cites199924
Self Cites200028
Self Cites200115
Self Cites200219
Self Cites200328
Self Cites200429
Self Cites200519
Self Cites200618
Self Cites200713
Self Cites200829
Self Cites200917
Self Cites201019
Self Cites20114
Self Cites20123
Self Cites20137
Self Cites201413
Self Cites201510
Self Cites201617
Self Cites201710
Self Cites201818
Self Cites20198
Self Cites202017
Total Cites199948
Total Cites200051
Total Cites200127
Total Cites200250
Total Cites200346
Total Cites200452
Total Cites200545
Total Cites200686
Total Cites200757
Total Cites200875
Total Cites200947
Total Cites201059
Total Cites201149
Total Cites201245
Total Cites201330
Total Cites201455
Total Cites201545
Total Cites201658
Total Cites201749
Total Cites201851
Total Cites201960
Total Cites2020104
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 document19990.276
External Cites per document20000.250
External Cites per document20010.129
External Cites per document20020.323
External Cites per document20030.191
External Cites per document20040.264
External Cites per document20050.317
External Cites per document20060.850
External Cites per document20070.537
External Cites per document20080.505
External Cites per document20090.309
External Cites per document20100.408
External Cites per document20110.450
External Cites per document20120.452
External Cites per document20130.264
External Cites per document20140.553
External Cites per document20150.412
External Cites per document20160.436
External Cites per document20170.406
External Cites per document20180.393
External Cites per document20190.675
External Cites per document20201.192
Cites per document19990.345
Cites per document20000.349
Cites per document20010.176
Cites per document20020.321
Cites per document20030.297
Cites per document20040.335
Cites per document20050.290
Cites per document20060.548
Cites per document20070.380
Cites per document20080.481
Cites per document20090.322
Cites per document20100.413
Cites per document20110.340
Cites per document20120.298
Cites per document20130.203
Cites per document20140.433
Cites per document20150.391
Cites per document20160.513
Cites per document20170.430
Cites per document20180.486
Cites per document20190.588
Cites per document20200.990
% 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
19991.89
20001.82
20010.00
20023.85
20033.64
20040.00
20053.70
20066.25
20071.85
20089.09
20090.00
20103.64
20110.00
20122.38
20135.88
20142.56
201510.00
20162.86
20173.33
20182.70
20190.00
20209.09
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 documents199952
Non-citable documents200054
Non-citable documents200160
Non-citable documents200260
Non-citable documents200361
Non-citable documents200468
Non-citable documents200573
Non-citable documents200677
Non-citable documents200768
Non-citable documents200865
Non-citable documents200949
Non-citable documents201045
Non-citable documents201144
Non-citable documents201258
Non-citable documents201361
Non-citable documents201451
Non-citable documents201530
Non-citable documents201619
Non-citable documents201718
Non-citable documents201821
Non-citable documents201925
Non-citable documents202032
Citable documents199987
Citable documents200092
Citable documents200193
Citable documents200296
Citable documents200394
Citable documents200487
Citable documents200582
Citable documents200680
Citable documents200782
Citable documents200891
Citable documents200997
Citable documents201098
Citable documents2011100
Citable documents201293
Citable documents201387
Citable documents201476
Citable documents201585
Citable documents201694
Citable documents201796
Citable documents201884
Citable documents201977
Citable documents202073
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 documents1999109
Uncited documents2000111
Uncited documents2001133
Uncited documents2002122
Uncited documents2003122
Uncited documents2004118
Uncited documents2005124
Uncited documents2006108
Uncited documents2007115
Uncited documents2008114
Uncited documents2009113
Uncited documents2010104
Uncited documents2011114
Uncited documents2012123
Uncited documents2013125
Uncited documents201498
Uncited documents201589
Uncited documents201674
Uncited documents201788
Uncited documents201873
Uncited documents201967
Uncited documents202055
Cited documents199930
Cited documents200035
Cited documents200120
Cited documents200234
Cited documents200333
Cited documents200437
Cited documents200531
Cited documents200649
Cited documents200735
Cited documents200842
Cited documents200933
Cited documents201039
Cited documents201130
Cited documents201228
Cited documents201323
Cited documents201429
Cited documents201526
Cited documents201639
Cited documents201726
Cited documents201832
Cited documents201935
Cited documents202050
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