Data


In this section you are given the possibility to dowload the full dataset or to customize your dataset.

Note: The aggregated dataset is standardised to values between 0 and 100. If you want to use the indicators on their original scale, please chose the not standardised indicators. For more information see the Codebook and Methodological paper.



Databank

Complete dataset 1990-2014:

 - Aggregated & standardised indicators: xlsx | xls | Stata

 - Not standardised indicators* (imputed): xlsx | xls | Stata

 - Not standardised indicators* (not imputed): xlsx | xls | Stata

* The indicators Mip, Rip, Corrup and Bureau are not included due to copyright restrictions.

Codebook: here

Previous version (March 2014, Febraury 2013, January 2012), replication of previous results


Countries

Core Set/Blueprint: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic (1990-1992: Czechoslovakia), Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States.

Extended dataset: Albania, Argentina, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Croatia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, India, Israel, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro (1990-2005: FR Yugoslavia/Serbia and Montenegro), Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Romania, Serbia (1990-2005: FR Yugoslavia/Serbia and Montenegro), Slovakia (1990-1992: Czechoslovakia), South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, Uruguay, Venezuela (+ Blueprint countries).



Customized dataset

Choose one or more democracy elements, countries and years from the menus below to customize your dataset.

List of Elements

  • Democracy Quality
    • Freedom
      • Rule of law
        • Equality before the law
          • RL_EQL1
            • Constfair
            • Pubtrial
          • RL_EQL2
            • Judindepcor
            • Judindepinf
          • RL_EQL3
            • Impcourts
            • Integrlegal
        • Quality of Justice
          • RL_Qual1
            • Profjudge
            • Proftenure
          • RL_Qual2
            • Confjust
            • Fairjust
          • RL_Qual3
            • Confpolice
            • Fairpolice
      • Individual liberties
        • IL_PHIN
          • IL_PHIN1
            • Consttort
            • Convtort
          • IL_PHIN2
            • Politterr
            • Terror
          • IL_PHIN3
            • Homicide
            • Riot
        • IL_SELFU
          • IL_SELFU1
            • Constrel
            • Constmovfree
          • IL_SELFU2
            • Freerelig
            • Freemove
          • IL_SELFU3
            • Propright
            • Secprop
      • Public sphere
        • PS_FRAS
          • PS_FRAS1
            • Constfras
            • Constass
          • PS_FRAS2
            • Union
            • Memproorg
          • PS_FRAS3
            • Memhuman
            • Memenviron
        • PS_FROP
          • PS_FROP1
            • Constspeech
            • Constpress
          • PS_FROP2
            • Newsimp
            • Newspaper
          • PS_FROP3
            • Balpress
            • Neutrnp
    • Control
      • Competition
        • CO_COMP
          • CO_COMP1
            • Mean District
            • Gerryman
          • CO_COMP2
            • Largepavo
            • Votediff
          • CO_COMP3
            • Herfindex
            • Seatdiff
        • CO_OPEN
          • CO_OPEN1
            • Adminhurd
            • Eff_tresh
          • CO_OPEN2
            • Smallpavo
            • Enep
          • CO_OPEN3
            • Ceilings
            • Funding
      • Mutual constraints
        • MC_CHECKS
          • MC_CHECKS1
            • Balexleg
          • MC_CHECKS2
            • Balpowexle
            • Seatsgov
          • MC_CHECKS3
            • Judrev
            • Powjudi
        • MC_VERT
          • MC_VERT1
            • Federalism
            • Bicameralism
          • MC_VERT2
            • Subexp
            • Subrev
      • Governmental capability
        • GC_GORE
          • GC_GORE1
            • Leglen
            • Gov_term
          • GC_GORE2
            • Confgov
            • Devbehav
          • GC_GORE3
            • Govstab
            • Cabchange
        • GC_CEIM
          • GC_CEIM1
            • Antigovact
            • Violantigov
          • GC_CEIM2
            • Mip
            • Rip
            • Publser
          • GC_CEIM3
            • Govdec
            • Bureau
          • GC_CEIM4
            • CentBank_Ind
    • Equality
      • Transparency
        • TR_NOSEC
          • TR_NOSEC1
            • Discinco
            • Discexp
          • TR_NOSEC2
            • Corrup
            • CPI
        • TR_PTPP
          • TR_PTPP1
            • RestricFOI
            • EffFOI
          • TR_PTPP2
            • Legmedia
            • Polmedia
          • TR_PTPP3
            • Transp
      • Participation
        • PAR_EQPA
          • PAR_EQPA1
            • Suffrage
            • Regprovap
          • PAR_EQPA2
            • Repturnined
            • Repturngeag
          • PAR_EQPA3
            • Repaltined
            • Repaltgeag
        • PAR_EFPA
          • PAR_EFPA1
            • Facilitat
            • Regist
          • PAR_EFPA2
            • Meanpart
            • Eff_DD
          • PAR_EFPA3
            • Petitions
            • Demons
      • Representation
        • REP_SR
          • REP_SR1
            • Seatperin
            • No_district
          • REP_SR2
            • Dirdem
            • DD_Quora
          • REP_SR3
            • Gallagindex
            • Issuecongr
        • REP_DR
          • REP_DR1
            • Polrightwom
            • Constraints
            • Partban
          • REP_DR2
            • Womrep
            • Womgov
          • REP_DR3
            • Minrep
            • Minpower

Countries

Years

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