Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Sains Malaysiana

Country

Malaysia

Universities and research institutions in Malaysia

Subject Area and Category

Publisher

Penerbit Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

National University of Malaysia in Scimago Institutions Rankings

H-Index

34

Publication type

Journals

ISSN

01266039

Coverage

2006-2021

Information

Homepage

How to publish in this journal

jsm@ukm.edu.my

Scope

Sains Malaysiana is a refereed journal committed to the advancement of scholarly knowledge and research findings of the several branches of science and technology. It contains articles on Earth Sciences, Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Physical Sciences. The journal publishes articles, reviews, and research notes whose content and approach are of interest to a wide range of scholars. Sains Malaysiana is published by the UKM Press an its autonomous Editorial Board are drawn from the Faculty of Science and Technology, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. In addition, distinguished scholars from local and foreign universities are appointed to serve as advisory board members and referees. 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
Multidisciplinary2007Q4
Multidisciplinary2008Q3
Multidisciplinary2009Q3
Multidisciplinary2010Q3
Multidisciplinary2011Q3
Multidisciplinary2012Q2
Multidisciplinary2013Q2
Multidisciplinary2014Q2
Multidisciplinary2015Q2
Multidisciplinary2016Q2
Multidisciplinary2017Q2
Multidisciplinary2018Q2
Multidisciplinary2019Q2
Multidisciplinary2020Q2
Multidisciplinary2021Q2
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
20070.101
20080.161
20090.157
20100.141
20110.169
20120.207
20130.223
20140.237
20150.230
20160.215
20170.250
20180.228
20190.250
20200.251
20210.263
Total Documents

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

YearDocuments
200629
200732
200868
2009130
2010150
2011211
2012211
2013243
2014250
2015223
2016238
2017296
2018348
2019298
2020318
2021320
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)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20080.098
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.225
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.208
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.403
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.572
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.654
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.762
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.722
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.767
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20170.771
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.829
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20190.904
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20201.083
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20211.217
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.098
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.225
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.209
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.431
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.593
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.698
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.735
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.682
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.663
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20170.755
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.774
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20190.858
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20201.097
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20211.226
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20060.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20070.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.098
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.180
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.217
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.461
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.596
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.716
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.681
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.568
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.609
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20170.653
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.682
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20190.770
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20201.158
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20211.101
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 Cites20060
Self Cites20070
Self Cites20084
Self Cites200910
Self Cites20106
Self Cites201118
Self Cites201232
Self Cites201336
Self Cites201438
Self Cites201542
Self Cites201641
Self Cites2017118
Self Cites2018110
Self Cites2019138
Self Cites2020105
Self Cites202196
Total Cites20060
Total Cites20070
Total Cites20086
Total Cites200929
Total Cites201048
Total Cites2011150
Total Cites2012291
Total Cites2013399
Total Cites2014489
Total Cites2015480
Total Cites2016475
Total Cites2017537
Total Cites2018586
Total Cites2019757
Total Cites20201033
Total Cites20211182
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 document20060
External Cites per document20070.000
External Cites per document20080.033
External Cites per document20090.147
External Cites per document20100.183
External Cites per document20110.379
External Cites per document20120.529
External Cites per document20130.636
External Cites per document20140.680
External Cites per document20150.623
External Cites per document20160.607
External Cites per document20170.589
External Cites per document20180.629
External Cites per document20190.702
External Cites per document20200.985
External Cites per document20211.127
Cites per document20060.000
Cites per document20070.000
Cites per document20080.098
Cites per document20090.225
Cites per document20100.209
Cites per document20110.431
Cites per document20120.593
Cites per document20130.698
Cites per document20140.735
Cites per document20150.682
Cites per document20160.663
Cites per document20170.755
Cites per document20180.774
Cites per document20190.858
Cites per document20201.097
Cites per document20211.226
% 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
200613.79
20070.00
20085.88
20097.69
201010.67
201117.54
201218.96
201316.46
201419.20
201514.80
201618.49
201715.54
201815.23
201921.48
202020.44
202124.38
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 documents20060
Non-citable documents20070
Non-citable documents20080
Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20100
Non-citable documents20110
Non-citable documents20121
Non-citable documents20131
Non-citable documents20142
Non-citable documents20151
Non-citable documents20161
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Citable documents20060
Citable documents200729
Citable documents200861
Citable documents2009129
Citable documents2010230
Citable documents2011348
Citable documents2012490
Citable documents2013571
Citable documents2014663
Citable documents2015703
Citable documents2016715
Citable documents2017711
Citable documents2018757
Citable documents2019882
Citable documents2020942
Citable documents2021964
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 documents20060
Uncited documents200729
Uncited documents200856
Uncited documents2009107
Uncited documents2010192
Uncited documents2011253
Uncited documents2012317
Uncited documents2013355
Uncited documents2014395
Uncited documents2015439
Uncited documents2016432
Uncited documents2017414
Uncited documents2018412
Uncited documents2019452
Uncited documents2020465
Uncited documents2021466
Cited documents20060
Cited documents20070
Cited documents20085
Cited documents200922
Cited documents201038
Cited documents201195
Cited documents2012174
Cited documents2013217
Cited documents2014270
Cited documents2015265
Cited documents2016284
Cited documents2017297
Cited documents2018345
Cited documents2019430
Cited documents2020477
Cited documents2021498
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