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
West African Cultural Region

Dahomean PRD-PND

1.5

2.5

-0.24

0.75

-0.62

0.85

-0.27

-0.75

0.62

-0.12

0.75

Dahomean UDD

0

3.5

-0.84

0.92

1.07

-0.27

-0.38

-0.62

0.95

-0.35

Dahomean RDD

2

2

-0.37

0.29

-0.12

0.82

-0.48

-0.71

0.62

0.8

0.36

Ghanaian CPP

3

1

-0.14

1.43

-1.53

1.00

0.69

1.01

0.08

0.64

1.74

Ghanaian United

0

3

-1.39

1.10

1.27

-2.38

0.86

-1.10

Guinem Democratic

3

1

-0.22

1.42

-0.83

0.20

1.16

0.66

0.92

0.49

2.03

Voltaique DemUnion

3

1

-0.29

0.81

-0.86

0.55

0.35

1.09

-1.50

-0.26

1.72

Togolese CUT

3

1

-0.62

1.33

-0.45

0.83

0.05

-0.89

0.06

-0.58

1.26

Togolese Dem. Union

0

4

-1.84

0.85

-0.50

-1.17

-1.66

-0.91

1.38

-1.19

Mean

1.7

2.1

-0.66

0.99

-0.74

0.68

0.01

-0.69

-0.29

0.07

0.58

SD

1.4

1.2

0.59

0.37

0.48

0.54

0.73

1.05

0.8

0.8

1.23

No. of parties

9

9

9

9

6

9

8

9

9

8

9