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Study Report

Study Number: KC-508-001-1-3-International-CLEA-1788

Subject Area: Election Returns

Bibliographic Citation: Constituency-Level Elections Archive (CLEA), December 4, 2013 version.  [machine-readable data file] / Kollman, Ken  [principal investigator(s)] / Constituency-Level Elections Archive  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 12/5/2013

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data and document files are freely available at this site, Data file is in SPSS portable, Stata and raw ASCII formats. Users can also create a subset by region and country using its online subsetting tool. Users are encouraged to register with CLEA before they download the data.

Access Status: Unrestricted access

Documentation: Document files are freely available at this site,

Abstract: Constituency-Level Elections Archive (CLEA) is a repository of constituency-level election results from 86 countries. This dataset was constructed from a variety of data sources. It contains votes received by each candidate/party, total votes cast, and number of eligible voters at a constituency level for the lower house legislative elections. It covers 1249 elections from 1788 to 2013. Countries included in this dataset are Albania, Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Finland, France, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Korea, Lativai, Liberia, Luxembourg, Malawi, Mauritius, Mexico, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, San Marino, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States, and Zambia.

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