description of variables in ParlGov database tables
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|
|table id||table identifier in 'info_table'||text|
|column number||columnr of variable in table||text|
|name||name of variable in ParlGov database||text|
|type||type of data (text, integer, real, binary, date)||text|
|comment entry||variable that should also be documented in 'description' field of observation||binary|
|incomplete||variable that has not been coded for all countries yet||binary|
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|