Asian State National Attributes, 1956-1968 (ICPSR 5018)

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Franz Mogdis; Karen Tidwell

https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05018.v2

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This data collection provides information on the national attributes of 17 Asian nations in the period 1956-1968. Data are provided for economic, political, and physical attributes of the various nations. Information is provided on the gross national product (GNP), cost of living index, index of agricultural production, military expenditures, population size, size and orientation of the Communist Party, size of the armed forces, political strikes, riots, anti-government demonstrations, organized armed attacks, armed attacks with external involvement, on-going insurgency supported by the Soviet Union, assassination of officials, political turmoil and strikes, riots, irregular power transfers, government censorship, economic aid from intergovernmental organizations, and United Nations vote on acceptance of Communist China.

Mogdis, Franz, and Tidwell, Karen. Asian State National Attributes, 1956-1968. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-11-06. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05018.v2

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Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
1956 -- 1968

See also the related data collections, CHARACTERISTICS OF ASIAN STATES, 1956-1968 (ICPSR 5017), SHARED CHARACTERISTICS OF ASIAN DYADS, 1969 (ICPSR 5034), REGIONAL INTERACTIONS IN ASIA, 1956-1968 (ICPSR 5405), and ASIA AND MAJOR POWERS DYADIC INTERACTIONS (ICPSR 5406).

A total of of 17 Asian nations in the period 1956-1968.

United Nations statistical and demographic yearbooks, communist party organizations annual publications, newspapers, periodicals, and books

aggregate data

1984-05-10

2009-11-06

2018-02-15 The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented. The previous citation was:
  • Mogdis, Franz, and Karen Tidwell. Asian State National Attributes, 1956-1968. ICPSR05018-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2009-11-06. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05018.v2

2009-11-06 SAS, SPSS, and Stata setups have been added to this data collection.

1984-05-10 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.

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  • Data in this collection are available only to users at ICPSR member institutions.

  • The citation of this study may have changed due to the new version control system that has been implemented. Please see version history for more details.
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