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Organizational Characteristics of United Nations Specialized Agencies, 1966 (ICPSR 5509)

Principal Investigator(s): Hoole, Frank


This study contains data on organizational characteristics of 14 specialized agencies of the United Nations in 1966. Data on the characteristics of each agency include the name and age of the organization, number of members, structure of organization, total expenditures, contributions, frequency of assembly, and number of regional offices. Information is also provided for the number of nongovernmental organizations affiliated with the United Nations.

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Study Description


Hoole, Frank. Organizational Characteristics of United Nations Specialized Agencies, 1966. ICPSR05509-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2011-06-06. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05509.v2

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05509.v2

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    budgets, international organizations, organizational structure, policies and procedures, United Nations

Geographic Coverage:    Global

Time Period:   

  • 1966

Universe:    Specialized agencies of the United Nations in 1966.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data


Extent of Processing:   ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection:

  • Created variable labels and/or value labels.


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-07-02

Version History:

  • 2011-06-06 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setups have been added to this data collection.


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