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Dataset of Electoral Volatility in the European Parliament elections since 1979

Version
1
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • Emanuele, Vincenzo (Luiss)
Publication Date
2019
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Institutions
    • Government, Political System
    • Political Parties, Organizations
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Description
  • Abstract

    This dataset provides data on electoral volatility and its internal components in the elections for the European Parliament (EP) in all European Union (EU) countries since 1979 or the date of their accession to the Union. It also provides data about electoral volatility for both the class bloc and the demarcation bloc. This dataset will be updated just after May 26, 2019, so as to include the 2019 European Parliament elections.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1979 / 2014
Geographic Coverage
  • Bulgaria / BG
  • United Kingdom / GB
  • Sweden / SE
  • Spain / ES
  • Slovenia / SI
  • Slovakia / SK
  • Romania / RO
  • Portugal / PT
  • Poland / PL
  • Malta / MT
  • Luxembourg / LU
  • Cyprus / CY
  • Finland / FI
  • Czech Republic / CZ
  • Denmark / DK
  • Belgium / BE
  • Austria / AT
  • Netherlands / NL
  • Lithuania / LT
  • Latvia / LV
  • Italy / IT
  • Hungary / HU
  • Greece / GR
  • Germany / DE
  • France / FR
  • Estonia / EE
  • Croatia / HR
  • Ireland / IE
Sampled Universe
European Economic Community and European Union countries since 1979
Data and File Information
    • File Name: Dataset_of_Electoral_Volatility_and_its_internal_components_in_the_European_Parliament_elections_since_1979.xlsx
      File Format: application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.spreadsheetml.sheet
      File Size: 22461
      Data Fingerprint: 80ffa449d27b499044c3b2b78496e4f1
      Method Fingerprint: MD5
    • File Name: Codebook.pdf
      File Format: application/pdf
      File Size: 333307
      Data Fingerprint: aec8255326b81ae2fbc085efc7b41306
      Method Fingerprint: MD5
Note
Source: Official data provided by the pertinent electoral authority in each country. For certain elections for which national electoral authorities do not provide disaggregated information for minor parties we have supplemented them with other non-official online sources. Details about sources and other methodological choices are specified in the Codebook.
Availability
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Update Metadata: 2019-09-30 | Issue Number: 2 | Registration Date: 2019-05-16

Emanuele, Vincenzo (2019): Dataset of Electoral Volatility in the European Parliament elections since 1979. Version: 1. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.7802/1881