Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Universitas Psychologicaopen access

Country Colombia  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of Colombia
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryPsychology
Psychology (miscellaneous)
Social Psychology
PublisherPontificia Universidad Javeriana
Publication typeJournals
Scope Universitas Psychologica es una revista científica trimestral con un amplio espectro temático y teórico. Es una publicación de carácter general y plural en la medida en que incluye trabajos originales, en inglés o español, de los diversos enfoques de la psicología y de sus distintos campos de aplicación. Cada año un número especial es dedicado a un tópico específico de distintas áreas de la psicología (número monográfico). El propósito de Universitas es convertirse en un fuente importante de consulta a nivel mundial y en un referente permanente de visibilidad e intercambio.


How to publish in this journal


Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Psychology (miscellaneous)2008Q4
Psychology (miscellaneous)2009Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2010Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2011Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2012Q2
Psychology (miscellaneous)2013Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2014Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2015Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2016Q3
Psychology (miscellaneous)2017Q4
Social Psychology2008Q4
Social Psychology2009Q3
Social Psychology2010Q3
Social Psychology2011Q3
Social Psychology2012Q3
Social Psychology2013Q3
Social Psychology2014Q3
Social Psychology2015Q3
Social Psychology2016Q4
Social Psychology2017Q4

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)20080.089
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.284
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.374
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.500
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.591
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.603
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.578
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.503
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.468
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.490
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.089
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.284
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.374
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.500
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.626
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.585
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.553
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.432
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.388
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.396
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.089
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.284
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.441
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.575
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.690
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.419
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.428
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.336
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.305
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.335
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 Cites20081
Self Cites20099
Self Cites201029
Self Cites201124
Self Cites201226
Self Cites201318
Self Cites201433
Self Cites201540
Self Cites201622
Self Cites201717
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20085
Total Cites200933
Total Cites201065
Total Cites201190
Total Cites2012117
Total Cites2013134
Total Cites2014156
Total Cites2015137
Total Cites2016126
Total Cites2017129
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 document20080.071
External Cites per document20090.207
External Cites per document20100.207
External Cites per document20110.367
External Cites per document20120.487
External Cites per document20130.507
External Cites per document20140.436
External Cites per document20150.306
External Cites per document20160.320
External Cites per document20170.344
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.089
Cites per document20090.284
Cites per document20100.374
Cites per document20110.500
Cites per document20120.626
Cites per document20130.585
Cites per document20140.553
Cites per document20150.432
Cites per document20160.388
Cites per document20170.396
% 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 documents20081
Non-citable documents20094
Non-citable documents20106
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents20127
Non-citable documents201310
Non-citable documents201413
Non-citable documents201515
Non-citable documents201613
Non-citable documents20179
Citable documents20070
Citable documents200856
Citable documents2009116
Citable documents2010174
Citable documents2011180
Citable documents2012187
Citable documents2013229
Citable documents2014282
Citable documents2015317
Citable documents2016325
Citable documents2017326
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 documents200853
Uncited documents200994
Uncited documents2010130
Uncited documents2011137
Uncited documents2012134
Uncited documents2013161
Uncited documents2014197
Uncited documents2015236
Uncited documents2016246
Uncited documents2017242
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20084
Cited documents200926
Cited documents201050
Cited documents201150
Cited documents201260
Cited documents201378
Cited documents201498
Cited documents201596
Cited documents201692
Cited documents201793
Scimago Journal & Country Rank
Show this widget in your own website

Just copy the code below and paste within your html code:
Loading comments...

Leave a comment

* Required

* Required

* Required

* Required

The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

Developed by:
Scimago Lab
Powered by:
Powered by scopus

Follow us on @ScimagoJR

Scimago Lab, Copyright 2007-2018. Data Source: Scopus®