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:

Restricting Competition
Open Competition
Institutionalization
Diversity of support
Liberalism
Centralization of Power
Marxism
Degree of Oranization
Involvement
Coherence
Governmental Status
South American Cultural Region

Ecuadorian Velasquis

0

4

-0.53

1.57

-0.36

1.01

-0.24

-1.52

0.70

0.00

0.07

Ecuadorian Conservat

0

3.5

1.16

1.48

-0.35

-1.00

-1.57

-0.42

0.28

0.26

0.14

Ecuadorian Rad.Liber.

0

4

1.17

1.76

0.74

-0.78

-0.12

-0.47

0.82

-0.64

-0.48

Ecuadorian Socialist

0.5

3.5

0.43

1.06

0.33

-1.08

1.49

0.97

0.67

-1.19

-0.79

Ecuadorian CFP

1

2

-0.43

0.79

0.96

0.66

-1.16

-1.19

0.03

-0.67

Paraguayan Colorados

4

0

1.10

1.42

-1.28

0.99

-0.26

0.08

0.74

-0.47

1.93

Paraguayan Febrerist

0

1

-1.11

0.00

0.43

0.12

0.92

0.60

0.93

-1.89

-1.27

Paraguayan Liberal

0

1

0.16

1.64

0.33

0.32

-0.23

-0.18

0.71

-0.58

-1.27

Peruvian UNO

0

4

-0.67

1.66

-1.07

0.35

-0.88

-0.85

1.24

0.65

-0.53

Peruvian Christ. Dem.

0

4

-0.69

1.44

0.64

-0.64

-0.26

-1.52

0.67

-0.29

-0.75

Peruvian APRA

0

4

-0.51

1.71

0.06

0.69

0.44

0.21

1.22

0.07

-0.38

Peruvian Popu. Action

0

3

-0.75

1.70

-0.06

0.03

0.10

-0.59

0.44

-1.42

-0.30

Peruvian MDP

0

4

-1.28

1.56

0.63

-0.01

-1.60

-1.50

1.24

0.07

0.62

Uruguayan Colorados

0

4

1.33

1.77

1.05

-1.63

0.62

0.94

0.15

-1.08

0.50

Uruguayan Blancos

0

4

1.26

1.74

1.05

-1.63

0.59

0.94

0.48

-1.08

0.79

Venezuelan URD

0

4

-0.88

1.54

0.65

-1.05

0.46

-0.45

0.07

-1.41

-0.36

Venezuelan COPEI

0

4

-0.80

1.51

0.42

0.28

-0.16

0.17

0.18

0.74

0.22

Venezuelan AD

0

4

-0.35

1.76

-0.16

-0.01

0.43

1.05

0.57

-0.90

0.57

Mean

0.3

3.2

-0.08

1.45

0.18

-0.17

0.02

-0.31

-0.2

0.51

-0.13

SD

1

1.3

0.91

0.44

0.67

0.87

0.8

0.85

0.77

0.75

0.80

No.of parties

18

18

18

18

17

18

18

18

18

18

18