Evaluation based on scientific publishing: SCImago Journal and Country Rank

SCImago Journal and Country Rank - SJR


The SCImago Journal & Country Rank is a portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus- database. These indicators can be used to assess and analyze scientific domains.  This platform takes its name from the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) indicator.
 Read more about  SJR-indicator.

Evaluation of journals in SJR

Journals are assigned to 27 major thematic categories as well as to 313 specific subject categories according to Scopus classification.

The Journal Rankings section provides  various listings of journals  ordered by several indicators.


Journal Indicators of Electrical and Electronic Engineering sorted by SJR for 2015. The small icons show the SJR indicator quartiles for each journal in the category.
Source: SCImago Journal & Country Rank <http://www.scimagojr.com/> 1.8.2016

SCImago gives multiple indicators for the journals and also trends for those. Source: SCImago Journal & Country Rank <http://www.scimagojr.com/> 1.8.2016

Evaluation of countries in SJR

Country indicators of Western Europe for subject area medicine sorted by H-index.
Source: SCImago Journal & Country Rank <http://www.scimagojr.com/> 1.8.2016

Use country search to study individual countries by all disciplines or just by one discipline.

SCImago Institutions Rankings

SCImago Institutions Rankings project (SIR) is developed by SCImago Research Group. Ranking is based on:

"...research performance, innovation outputs and societal impact."

Data sources:

  • Scopus
  • PATSTAT (patentit)
  • Google and Ahrefs (näkyvyys)
  • Unpaywall (julkaisujen avoimuus)
  • PlumX  (altmetriikka)
  • Mendeley (altmetriikka)

Weighting of the criteria:

  • Research 50%
  • Innovation 30%
  • Societal 20%