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
Eastern European Cultural Region

Albanian Labor

4

0

-0.18

0.85

-1.83

0.82

1.39

1.07

0.34

0.66

1.93

Bulgarian Communist

4

0

0.88

1.29

-0.94

0.32

1.07

1.12

1.74

-0.21

1.56

Bulgarian Nat. Union

4

0

-0.17

0.00

-1.43

1.06

0.15

0.08

E.German SED

4

0

0.03

1.48

-1.59

0.68

1.34

1.18

0.41

0.04

1.19

E.German CDU

4

0

0.26

1.12

0.33

-0.26

-0.78

0.74

-0.14

E.German LDP

4

0

-0.32

0.82

0.30

-0.26

-0.15

0.92

-0.16

E.German DBD

4

0

0.45

0.94

0.33

-0.10

-0.78

0.74

-0.14

E. Ger. Dem. Peasants

4

0

-0.32

0.20

0.48

-0.30

-0.78

0.92

-0.16

Hungarian Socialist

4

0

0.81

0.86

-1.69

0.78

1.00

0.71

1.43

0.02

1.69

USSR/CPSU

4

0

0.94

1.20

-1.76

0.62

1.17

1.17

1.43

0.34

1.71

Mean

4

0

0.24

0.88

-1.54

0.57

1.19

0.45

0.32

0.39

0.76

SD

0

0

0.5

0.46

0.33

0.26

0.17

0.66

1.02

0.5

0.93

No.of parties

10

10

10

10

6

10

5

10

9

9

10