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Country United Kingdom  - SIR icon SIR Ranking of United Kingdom
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Subject Area and CategoryArts and Humanities
Visual Arts and Performing Arts

Social Sciences
Cultural Studies
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication typeJournals
ISSN14693666, 10304312
Coverage1980-1981, 1988-1994, 2008-ongoing
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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.

Cultural Studies2009Q1
Cultural Studies2010Q1
Cultural Studies2011Q1
Cultural Studies2012Q1
Cultural Studies2013Q1
Cultural Studies2014Q1
Cultural Studies2015Q1
Cultural Studies2016Q1
Cultural Studies2017Q1
Cultural Studies2018Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2009Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2010Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2011Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2012Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2013Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2014Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2015Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2016Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2017Q1
Visual Arts and Performing Arts2018Q1

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)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.382
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.669
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.642
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.974
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.920
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20140.704
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20150.793
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20160.928
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.011
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20180.883
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.382
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.669
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.642
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.714
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.718
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20140.739
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.750
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20160.764
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.073
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20180.844
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20080.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.382
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.669
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.500
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.384
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.783
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20140.750
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.489
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20160.797
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.120
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20180.593
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 Cites20080
Self Cites20095
Self Cites20103
Self Cites201115
Self Cites201216
Self Cites201311
Self Cites20145
Self Cites201514
Self Cites20167
Self Cites20173
Self Cites201811
Total Cites20080
Total Cites200926
Total Cites201089
Total Cites2011131
Total Cites2012145
Total Cites2013150
Total Cites2014150
Total Cites2015156
Total Cites2016159
Total Cites2017220
Total Cites2018178
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 document20080
External Cites per document20090.309
External Cites per document20100.647
External Cites per document20110.569
External Cites per document20120.635
External Cites per document20130.665
External Cites per document20140.714
External Cites per document20150.683
External Cites per document20160.731
External Cites per document20171.059
External Cites per document20180.791
Cites per document20080.000
Cites per document20090.382
Cites per document20100.669
Cites per document20110.642
Cites per document20120.714
Cites per document20130.718
Cites per document20140.739
Cites per document20150.750
Cites per document20160.764
Cites per document20171.073
Cites per document20180.844
% 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 documents20080
Non-citable documents20097
Non-citable documents201016
Non-citable documents201117
Non-citable documents201212
Non-citable documents20137
Non-citable documents20148
Non-citable documents201510
Non-citable documents201611
Non-citable documents201717
Non-citable documents201821
Citable documents20080
Citable documents200968
Citable documents2010133
Citable documents2011204
Citable documents2012203
Citable documents2013209
Citable documents2014203
Citable documents2015208
Citable documents2016208
Citable documents2017205
Citable documents2018211
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 documents20080
Uncited documents200956
Uncited documents201099
Uncited documents2011151
Uncited documents2012140
Uncited documents2013134
Uncited documents2014136
Uncited documents2015142
Uncited documents2016134
Uncited documents2017129
Uncited documents2018155
Cited documents20080
Cited documents200919
Cited documents201050
Cited documents201170
Cited documents201275
Cited documents201382
Cited documents201475
Cited documents201576
Cited documents201685
Cited documents201793
Cited documents201877
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