information about cabinets
Note: see documentation of table 'view_cabinet' for information about cabinet definition
Döring, Holger and Philip Manow. 2019. Parliaments and governments database (ParlGov): Information on parties, elections and cabinets in modern democracies. Development version.
|id||ParlGov unique identifier for each cabinet. Variable name 'id' in 'cabinet' table and 'cabinet_id' in all other tables.||integer|
|country id||ParlGov unique identifier for each country. Variable name 'id' in 'country' table and 'country_id' in all other tables.||integer|
start of cabinet defined as the date of the first event that determines a new cabinet
Note: For some (continuation) caretaker cabinet, the date is set to election date.
|name||label/name of cabinet consisting of the family name of the prime minister and a roman numeral if he/she headed more than one cabinet (ascii characters only)||text|
|caretaker||caretaker cabinet with a limited legislative mandate: non-partisan, provisional, technical or continuation (tree month rule) cabinet||binary|
|wikipedia||link to wikipedia entry or other url if no wikipedia entry exists||url|
|data source||short list of data sources used to code this variable -- references, except urls, are entries in table 'info_data_source'||text|
Information about this observation.
Note: This field should also include a short textual account of all information that is coded in the 'data_json' field.
|comment||additional information about the coding of this observation||text|
|previous cabinet id||'cabinet_id' of previous national cabinet in the country||integer|
|previous parliament election id||'election_id' of previous parliamentary election in the country||integer|
|previous ep election id||'election_id' of previous EP election in the country||integer|
|old countryID||Previous country ID used versions prior to ParlGov 10/11 -- three digit iso code||integer|
|old cabID||Previous cabinet ID used versions prior to ParlGov 10/11 -- Five digit number is composed of the year the cabinet came into office and an ascending digit for the number of the cabinet in that year starting with zero.||integer|