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
North African and the Middle East Cultural Region

Sudanese NUP

0

0

-0.89

0.96

-1.54

1.07

0.78

-0.24

0.19

-1.27

Sudanese UMMA

3

0

-0.9

0.27

-0.77

0.44

-0.12

-0.58

-1.27

Sudanese SLP

0

0

-0.54

0.01

0.49

0.87

-0.97

0.96

-0.69

-1.27

Tunisian Neo-Destour

3

1

-0.23

1.37

-0.65

0.89

0.55

0.31

-0.65

-0.2

1.69

Lebanese Prog. Social

1

3

-0.24

0.77

0.79

0.67

1.05

0.75

0.44

0.05

-0.81

Lebanese Constitnist.

0.5

3.5

-0.75

0.7

0.74

-0.35

-0.38

1.08

-0.92

0.72

-0.63

Lebanese Kata*eb

1

3

-0.22

0.99

0.05

0.81

0.08

0.72

0.88

0.83

-0.44

Lebanese National BL

0.5

3.5

0.12

0.81

0.89

0.52

-0.94

0.58

-1.04

0.97

-0.75

Iranian Peoples

0

4

-1.17

0.13

-1.43

0.93

-0.25

-1.2

0.82

0.24

-0.41

Iranian National

1

3

-1.25

0.44

-1.15

0.93

0.12

-1.37

0.82

0.86

0.1

Iranian Tudeh

0

1

-0.81

0.15

0.89

0.11

1.3

0.62

0.95

0.12

-1.27

Iranian NUF

0

3

-0.82

0.58

0.83

-0.03

0.28

0.29

0.82

-1.58

-1.03

Turkish Republican

0

4

0.2

1.37

0.2

-0.15

0.36

0.24

0.13

0.27

-0.41

Turkish Democratic

2

2

0.4

1.53

-0.11

-0.29

-0.44

0.24

-0.18

0.28

1.22

Mean

0.9

2.2

-0.51

0.72

-0.1

0.43

0.22

-0.22

-0.16

0.1

-0.47

SD

1.1

1.5

0.52

0.49

0.92

0.49

0.64

0.76

0.74

0.74

0.92

No.ofparties

14

14

14

14

13

14

14

13

14

12

14