Path: Janda&Gillies: How well does 'region' explain political party characteristics?, Table 1

TABLE 1. Scale scores for 11 traits of 147 political parties in 53 countries, analyzed by regions

Countries and parties:

Restr.
Compe
tition
Open
Compe
tition
Institu
tion
alization
Diversity
of support
Liberalism
Centrali
zation of Power
Marxism
Degree of Organi
zation
Involve
ment
Coherence
Govern
mental Status
Anglo-American Cultural Region

US Democratic

0

4

1.52

1.56

-0.02

-1.37

-0.22

0.14

-0.77

-0.80

0.62

US Republican

0

4

1.38

1.27

-0.04

-1.41

-1.04

0.01

-0.77

-0.73

0.70

British Labour

0

4

0.95

1.22

0.32

0.21

0.36

0.32

0.20

-0.77

-0.12

British Conservative

0

4

1.37

1.47

0.23

0.41

-0.21

0.51

-0.20

0.62

1.00

Australian Labor

0

4

1.13

1.53

-0.16

-0.71

0.33

0.03

0.14

-0.21

-0.12

Australian Liberal

0

4

0.67

1.64

-0.60

-0.55

-0.22

-0.19

-0.59

0.63

0.75

Australian Country

0

4

0.74

0.80

-0.60

-0.72

-0.35

-0.57

-0.59

0.74

-0.22

NewZealand National

0

4

0.60

1.45

0.32

-0.23

-0.83

0.03

-0.20

0.38

0.53

New Zealand Labor

0

4

0.77

1.46

0.43

-0.30

-0.06

0.50

0.00

0.38

0.42

Canadian Prog. Cons.

0

4

0.83

1.59

0.31

-0.15

0.05

-0.09

-0.56

-0.38

1.01

Canadian Liberal

0

4

0.90

1.73

0.23

-0.57

-0.34

0.04

-0.56

0.32

-0.32

Canadian CCF-NDP

0

4

0.69

1.43

0.55

-0.59

0.36

0.65

0.69

0.06

-0.74

Canadian Social Cred.

0

4

0.21

1.35

0.33

-0.96

-0.51

-1.00

0.14

-1.79

-0.80

Irish Fianna Fail

0

4

0.70

1.83

0.55

0.52

0.25

-0.47

-0.69

0.88

0.96

Irish Fine Gael

0

4

0.67

1.65

0.64

-0.05

0.02

-0.38

-0.49

0.88

-0.23

Irish Labour

0

4

0.75

1.30

0.75

0.23

0.34

-0.45

-0.10

0.88

-0.67

Means of scores

0

4

0.87

1.46

0.20

-0.39

-0.13

-0.06

-0.27

0.07

0.17

Standard deviations

0

0

0.34

0.24

0.40

0.58

0.42

0.44

0.42

0.78

0.64

No. of parties

16

16

16

16

16

16

16

16

16

16

16