Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Journal of Family Communication

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
13
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryPsychology
Social Psychology

Social Sciences
Communication
PublisherLawrence Erlbaum Associates Inc.
Publication typeJournals
ISSN15267431, 15327698
Coverage2010-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
Communication2014Q1
Communication2015Q1
Communication2016Q1
Communication2017Q1
Social Psychology2011Q4
Social Psychology2012Q3
Social Psychology2013Q3
Social Psychology2014Q2
Social Psychology2015Q2
Social Psychology2016Q2
Social Psychology2017Q2
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
20110.196
20120.392
20130.416
20140.650
20150.674
20160.880
20170.927
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)20110.571
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.833
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.830
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20142.200
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.351
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.553
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.884
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.571
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.833
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.830
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.929
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.180
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.544
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.944
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.571
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.833
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.650
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.091
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.422
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.431
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 Cites20113
Self Cites20127
Self Cites20133
Self Cites201411
Self Cites201524
Self Cites201633
Self Cites201745
Total Cites20100
Total Cites20118
Total Cites201225
Total Cites201339
Total Cites2014108
Total Cites201572
Total Cites2016105
Total Cites2017140
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 document20110.357
External Cites per document20120.600
External Cites per document20130.766
External Cites per document20141.732
External Cites per document20150.787
External Cites per document20161.059
External Cites per document20171.319
Cites per document20100.000
Cites per document20110.571
Cites per document20120.833
Cites per document20130.830
Cites per document20141.929
Cites per document20151.180
Cites per document20161.544
Cites per document20171.944
% 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
20125.56
20130.00
20144.76
20154.00
20163.57
201711.54
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 documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20172
Citable documents20100
Citable documents201114
Citable documents201230
Citable documents201347
Citable documents201456
Citable documents201561
Citable documents201668
Citable documents201772
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 documents201110
Uncited documents201215
Uncited documents201323
Uncited documents201417
Uncited documents201527
Uncited documents201628
Uncited documents201722
Cited documents20100
Cited documents20115
Cited documents201217
Cited documents201327
Cited documents201441
Cited documents201535
Cited documents201641
Cited documents201752
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