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Animal Nutritionopen access



Universities and research institutions in China
Media Ranking in China

Subject Area and Category


KeAi Communications Co.



Publication type



24056383, 24056545





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Animal Nutrition encompasses the full gamut of animal nutritional sciences and reviews including, but not limited to, fundamental aspects of animal nutrition such as nutritional requirements, metabolic studies, body composition, energetics, immunology, neuroscience, microbiology, genetics and molecular and cell biology related to nutrition, and more applied aspects of animal nutrition, such as raw material evaluation, feed additives, nutritive value of novel ingredients and feed safety. Join the conversation about this journal

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.

Animal Science and Zoology2016Q3
Animal Science and Zoology2017Q2
Animal Science and Zoology2018Q1
Animal Science and Zoology2019Q1
Animal Science and Zoology2020Q1
Animal Science and Zoology2021Q1
Animal Science and Zoology2022Q1
Food Animals2016Q3
Food Animals2017Q2
Food Animals2018Q1
Food Animals2019Q1
Food Animals2020Q1
Food Animals2021Q1
Food Animals2022Q1

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.

Total Documents

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

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)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.100
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.600
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20182.483
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20194.329
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20205.725
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20217.409
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20227.825
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.600
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20182.483
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20194.400
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20206.083
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20217.489
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20226.534
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20150.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.100
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.600
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20182.008
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20194.725
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20206.367
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20215.156
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20226.723
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 Cites20150
Self Cites20168
Self Cites20176
Self Cites201820
Self Cites201928
Self Cites202011
Self Cites202148
Self Cites202250
Total Cites20150
Total Cites201666
Total Cites2017192
Total Cites2018447
Total Cites2019792
Total Cites20201095
Total Cites20211363
Total Cites20221738
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 document20150
External Cites per document20160.967
External Cites per document20171.550
External Cites per document20182.372
External Cites per document20194.244
External Cites per document20206.022
External Cites per document20217.225
External Cites per document20226.346
Cites per document20150.000
Cites per document20161.100
Cites per document20171.600
Cites per document20182.483
Cites per document20194.400
Cites per document20206.083
Cites per document20217.489
Cites per document20226.534
% 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 documents20150
Non-citable documents20160
Non-citable documents20170
Non-citable documents20180
Non-citable documents20190
Non-citable documents20200
Non-citable documents20210
Non-citable documents20220
Citable documents20150
Citable documents201660
Citable documents2017120
Citable documents2018180
Citable documents2019180
Citable documents2020180
Citable documents2021182
Citable documents2022266
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 documents20150
Uncited documents201628
Uncited documents201743
Uncited documents201852
Uncited documents201928
Uncited documents202024
Uncited documents202124
Uncited documents202219
Cited documents20150
Cited documents201632
Cited documents201777
Cited documents2018128
Cited documents2019152
Cited documents2020156
Cited documents2021158
Cited documents2022247
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