Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Social Psychological and Personality Science

CountryUnited States
H Index
Subject Area and CategoryPsychology
Clinical Psychology
Social Psychology
PublisherSage Periodicals Press
Publication typeJournals
ISSN19485514, 19485506

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.

Clinical Psychology2011Q1
Clinical Psychology2012Q1
Clinical Psychology2013Q1
Clinical Psychology2014Q1
Clinical Psychology2015Q1
Clinical Psychology2016Q1
Social Psychology2011Q1
Social Psychology2012Q1
Social Psychology2013Q1
Social Psychology2014Q1
Social Psychology2015Q1
Social Psychology2016Q1

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)20111.694
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20122.391
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20132.953
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20143.315
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20153.405
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20162.720
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20111.694
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20122.391
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20132.953
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20143.216
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20153.216
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20162.358
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20111.694
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20122.391
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20132.810
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20142.958
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20152.757
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.970
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 Cites20117
Self Cites201210
Self Cites201323
Self Cites201425
Self Cites201538
Self Cites201617
Total Cites201183
Total Cites2012330
Total Cites2013688
Total Cites2014894
Total Cites2015968
Total Cites2016778
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 document20111.551
External Cites per document20122.319
External Cites per document20132.854
External Cites per document20143.126
External Cites per document20153.090
External Cites per document20162.306
Cites per document20111.694
Cites per document20122.391
Cites per document20132.953
Cites per document20143.216
Cites per document20153.216
Cites per document20162.358
% 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 documents20111
Non-citable documents20122
Non-citable documents20133
Non-citable documents20143
Non-citable documents20156
Non-citable documents20169
Citable documents201149
Citable documents2012138
Citable documents2013233
Citable documents2014278
Citable documents2015301
Citable documents2016330
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 documents201121
Uncited documents201238
Uncited documents201349
Uncited documents201446
Uncited documents201551
Uncited documents201682
Cited documents201129
Cited documents2012102
Cited documents2013187
Cited documents2014235
Cited documents2015256
Cited documents2016257
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