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World Psychiatryopen access

Country United States  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United States
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Subject Area and CategoryMedicine
Psychiatry and Mental Health

Psychiatric Mental Health
Publication typeJournals
Scope World Psychiatry is the official journal of the World Psychiatric Association. It is published in three issues per year and is sent free of charge to psychiatrists whose names and addresses are provided by WPA member societies and sections. World Psychiatry aims to disseminate information on truly significant clinical, service and research developments in the mental health field using a language that can be assimilated by the vast majority of mental health professionals worldwide.


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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.

Psychiatric Mental Health2008Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2009Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2010Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2011Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2012Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2013Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2014Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2015Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2016Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2017Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2018Q1
Psychiatric Mental Health2019Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2008Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2009Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2010Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2011Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2012Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2013Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2014Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2015Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2016Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2017Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2018Q1
Psychiatry and Mental Health2019Q1

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)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20084.714
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20095.815
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20106.911
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20116.775
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20127.340
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20139.449
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201411.509
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201512.681
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201613.387
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201715.593
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201821.942
Cites / Doc. (4 years)201927.992
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20084.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20095.815
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20106.911
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20116.730
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20128.297
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201310.301
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201412.072
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201512.118
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201614.142
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201717.277
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201821.456
Cites / Doc. (3 years)201931.565
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20084.714
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20095.815
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20106.667
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20117.313
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20129.429
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201311.180
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201411.895
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201512.449
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201615.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201716.724
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201824.441
Cites / Doc. (2 years)201935.642
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 Cites20070
Self Cites200819
Self Cites200949
Self Cites201082
Self Cites201185
Self Cites201273
Self Cites201385
Self Cites2014123
Self Cites201547
Self Cites201684
Self Cites201782
Self Cites201879
Self Cites2019110
Total Cites20070
Total Cites2008132
Total Cites2009314
Total Cites2010546
Total Cites2011498
Total Cites2012614
Total Cites2013752
Total Cites20141002
Total Cites20151127
Total Cites20161598
Total Cites20171935
Total Cites20182210
Total Cites20192683
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 document20070
External Cites per document20084.036
External Cites per document20094.907
External Cites per document20105.873
External Cites per document20115.581
External Cites per document20127.311
External Cites per document20139.137
External Cites per document201410.590
External Cites per document201511.613
External Cites per document201613.398
External Cites per document201716.545
External Cites per document201820.689
External Cites per document201930.271
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20084.714
Cites per document20095.815
Cites per document20106.911
Cites per document20116.730
Cites per document20128.297
Cites per document201310.301
Cites per document201412.072
Cites per document201512.118
Cites per document201614.142
Cites per document201717.277
Cites per document201821.456
Cites per document201931.565
% 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 documents20070
Non-citable documents200832
Non-citable documents200958
Non-citable documents201092
Non-citable documents201190
Non-citable documents2012101
Non-citable documents2013110
Non-citable documents2014123
Non-citable documents2015136
Non-citable documents2016140
Non-citable documents2017156
Non-citable documents2018175
Non-citable documents2019201
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200828
Citable documents200954
Citable documents201079
Citable documents201174
Citable documents201274
Citable documents201373
Citable documents201483
Citable documents201593
Citable documents2016113
Citable documents2017112
Citable documents2018103
Citable documents201985
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 documents20070
Uncited documents200827
Uncited documents200936
Uncited documents201059
Uncited documents201156
Uncited documents201273
Uncited documents201365
Uncited documents201476
Uncited documents201559
Uncited documents201653
Uncited documents201747
Uncited documents201847
Uncited documents201951
Cited documents20070
Cited documents200833
Cited documents200976
Cited documents2010112
Cited documents2011108
Cited documents2012102
Cited documents2013118
Cited documents2014130
Cited documents2015170
Cited documents2016200
Cited documents2017221
Cited documents2018231
Cited documents2019235
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