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Scimago Journal and Country Rank 


SJR:  SCImago Journal  Rank        

A measure of journal’s impact, influence or prestige  
Expresses the average number of weighted citations received In the selected year by the documents published in the journal
in the three previous years

Latest Quartile  

Journal’s published articles 2022


Journal’s number of articles (h) that have received
at least h citations over the whole period)

Total docs. 2022 

Journal’s published articles  2022  All types of documents
are considered

Total docs. (3 years)  

Journals published in 2021, 2020 & 2019  All types of documents
are considered

Total refs. (2022)   

Number of references included in the journal’s published articles
in 2022

Total cites (3 years)  

Citations in 2022 received by journal’s documents
published in 2021. 2020 & 2019

Citable docs (3 years)  

Journal’s citable documents in 2021, 2020 & 2019.  
Citable documents include:  articles, reviews and conference papers 

Cites/Doc  (2 years)  


Average citation per document in a 2 year period.
This metric is widely used as impact index
Ref/Doc (2022)   Average amount of references per document in 2022)

Source:  SCImago Journal & Country Rank