Taiwan's Political Geography Information System (TPGIS) (ICPSR 35189)

Principal Investigator(s): Huang, Chi, National Chengchi University (Taiwan). Department of Political Science. Election Study Center


Taiwan's Political Geography Information System (TPGIS) is a data archive of Taiwan's aggregate election and referendum results presented in the geographic information system (GIS). Data collected in TPGIS cover all the major national and local elections as well as referenda since Taiwan's democratization in 1991. The basic geographical unit of these data is village (li), the smallest administrative unit in Taiwan.

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Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    citizen participation, geographic information systems, local elections, national elections, political participation, referendum

Geographic Coverage:    Asia, Taiwan

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.