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National Memberships in International Nongovernmental Organizations, 1966 (ICPSR 5502)

Principal Investigator(s): Baldwin, Burt R.


This study consists of data on international nongovernmental organization membership for 149 nations in 1966. Data are provided for the number and type of organizations to which each nation belonged. The various types of international nongovernmental organizations include bibliography, documentation and press, religious and ethical, social science, international relations, political, law and administration, social welfare, professional and employers, trade union, economic and finance, commerce and industry, agriculture, transport and travel, technological, science, health, education and youth, art, literature, cinema, radio, and television, and sports and recreation organizations.

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Study Description


Baldwin, Burt R. National Memberships in International Nongovernmental Organizations, 1966. ICPSR05502-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1999. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05502.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR05502.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    international cooperation, international organizations, international relations, memberships, nations, nongovernmental organizations

Geographic Coverage:    Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Benin, Bermuda Islands, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China (Peoples Republic), Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibralter, Global, Greece, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Laos, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Luxembourg, Macao, Madagascar, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Norway, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Soviet Union, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam (Socialist Republic), Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Time Period:   

  • 1966

Universe:    A total of about 149 nations in 1966.

Data Type(s):    aggregate data


Data Source:

YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, VOLUME II. Brussels, Belgium: Union of International Associations, 1966.


Original ICPSR Release:   1984-05-03


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