results of parliamentary elections at the party level
Döring, Holger and Philip Manow. 2016. Parliaments and governments database (ParlGov): Information on parties, elections and cabinets in modern democracies. Development version.
|id||unique numeric identifier for each observation in data table||integer|
|election id||ParlGov unique identifier for national and EP elections. Variable name 'id' in 'election' table and 'election_id' in all other tables.||integer|
|party id||ParlGov unique party identifier. Variable name 'id' in 'party' table and 'party_id' in all other tables.||integer|
|alliance id||'election_result_id' of electoral alliances this party belongs to in the election||integer|
number of seats won by party
Note: Seats coded for alliance members if information available. Coded as 0 for parties that won no seats and as missing value for electoral alliances if seats are coded at the level of alliance members.
|vote share||percentage of votes for a party||real|
number of votes
Note: Information for this table is not systematically coded for all countries. Please refer to wiki.parlgov.org to get further information about the detail of country codings.
coding of variable incomplete – do not use it for empirical analysis
|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|