Variables downloaded in 2014

Demography1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Area (km2) Eurostat
Median age in years       Eurostat
Live births (total) Eurostat
Deaths (total) Eurostat
Natural change of population Eurostat
Net migration plus statistical adjustment Eurostat
Total population change Eurostat
Crude birth rate Eurostat
Crude death rate Eurostat
Crude rate of natural change of population Eurostat
Crude rate of net migration plus statistical adjustment Eurostat
Crude rate of total population change Eurostat
Old-age-dependency ratio       Eurostat
Population size - Total Eurostat
Population size - Female Eurostat
Population size - Male Eurostat
Population by citizenship - Foreigners       Eurostat
Population density Eurostat
Ethnic Fractionalization       Alesina et al. 2003. “Fractionalization”. Journal of Economic Growth 8 (June): 155-194.
Linguistic Fractionalization       Alesina et al. 2003. “Fractionalization”. Journal of Economic Growth 8 (June): 155-194.
Religious Fractionalization       Alesina et al. 2003. “Fractionalization”. Journal of Economic Growth 8 (June): 155-194.

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

 

Economy1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
GDP per capita at current prices, US Dollars       United Nations
GNI per capita at current prices, US Dollars       United Nations
GDP at current market prices - Euro per inhabitant Eurostat
GDP at current market prices - Euro per inhabitant in percentage of the EU average Eurostat
Gini coefficient of equivalised disposable income       Eurostat
Social expenditure in percentage of GDP       OECD
Social expenditure in percentage of GNI       OECD
Long-term unemployment (12 months and more) in 1000s   Eurostat
Long-term Unemployment rates (12 months and more)   Eurostat
Long-term unemployment share   Eurostat
Unemployment by age 15-24 years in 1000s   Eurostat
Unemployment by all ages in 1000s   Eurostat
Unemployment by age - 25 years and over in 1000s  • •    Eurostat
Unemployment rates by age 15-24 years in %   Eurostat
Unemployment rates by all ages in %   Eurostat
Unemployment rates by age - 25 years and over in %   Eurostat
Subject to IMF conditionality       IMF

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

  

Education1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Adjusted net enrolment rate: Primary       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: All levels combined (except pre-primary)       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: ISCED 5 and 6       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Lower secondary - All programmes       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Pre-primary       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Primary and secondary combined       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Primary       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Secondary - All programmes       UNESCO
Gross enrolment ratio: Upper secondary - All programmes       UNESCO
Net enrolment rate: Pre-primary       UNESCO
Net enrolment rate: Primary       UNESCO
Net enrolment rate: Secondary - All programmes       UNESCO
Number of students by preprimary education (ISCED 0)   Eurostat
Number of students by primary education (ISCED 1)   Eurostat
Number of students by primary and secondary education (ISCED 1-3)   Eurostat
Number of students by lower secondary education (ISCED2)   Eurostat
Number of students by upper secondary education (ISCED 3)   Eurostat
Number of students by upper secondary education - general programmes (ISCED 3GEN)   Eurostat
Number of students by upper secondary education - pre-vocational and vocational programmes (ISCED 3VPV)   Eurostat
Number of students by post-secondary non-tertiary education (ISCED 4)   Eurostat
Number of students by post-secondary non-tertiary education - general programmes (ISCED 4GEN)   Eurostat
Number of students by post-secondary non-tertiary education - pre-vocational and vocational programmes (ISCED 4VPV)   Eurostat
Number of students in tertiary education (ISCED 5_6)   Eurostat
Number of students by tertiary programmes with academic orientation   Eurostat
Number of students by tertiary programmes with occupation orientation   Eurostat
Number of students by second stage of tertiary education leading to an advanced research qualification (ISCED 6) •    Eurostat

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

  

Composite measures1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Human development index (HDI)       United Nations
Human development index, trends       United Nations
Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)       United Nations
Gender Inequality Index (GII), trends       United Nations
Freedom in the world - Civil liberties       Freedom House
Freedom in the world - Political rights       Freedom House
Freedom in the world - Status numeric       Freedom House
BTI Status Index       Bertelsmann Stiftung
BTI Democracy Status       Bertelsmann Stiftung
BTI Market Economy Status       Bertelsmann Stiftung
BTI Management Index       Bertelsmann Stiftung
BTI Management Performance       Bertelsmann Stiftung
Freedom of assembly and association       CIRI Human Rights Project
Disappearance       CIRI Human Rights Project
Freedom of domestic movement       CIRI Human Rights Project
Electoral self-determination       CIRI Human Rights Project
Empowerment rights index       CIRI Human Rights Project
Freedom of foreign movement       CIRI Human Rights Project
Independence of the judiciary       CIRI Human Rights Project
Extrajudicial killing       CIRI Human Rights Project
Physical integrity rights index       CIRI Human Rights Project
Political imprisonment       CIRI Human Rights Project
Freedom of religion       CIRI Human Rights Project
Freedom of speech       CIRI Human Rights Project
Torture       CIRI Human Rights Project
Women's economic rights       CIRI Human Rights Project
Women's political rights       CIRI Human Rights Project
Worker's rights       CIRI Human Rights Project
Women's social rights       CIRI Human Rights Project
Individual Liberties       Democracy Barometer
Rule of Law       Democracy Barometer
Public Sphere       Democracy Barometer
Competition       Democracy Barometer
Mutual Constraints       Democracy Barometer
Governmental Capabilities       Democracy Barometer
Transparency       Democracy Barometer
Participation       Democracy Barometer
Representation       Democracy Barometer
Voice and accountability       The World Bank
Control of corruption       The World Bank
Government effectiveness       The World Bank
Rule of law       The World Bank
Regulatory quality       The World Bank
Political stability, no violence       The World Bank

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

 

Political institutions1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Cabinet composition       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Type of Government       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Number of changes in government per year       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Date of election of national parliament       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Voter turnout in election       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Percentage of women in parliaments       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Index of electoral fractionalization of the party system       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Index of legislative fractionalization of the party system       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Effective number of parties on the votes level       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Effective number of parties on the seats level       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Index of absolute disproportionality       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Index of relative disproportionality       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Executive legislative relations       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Electoral system       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Index of bicameralism       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Referendum       The Comparative Political Data Sets
Political System       The World Bank
Chief Executive Years in Office       The World Bank
Party of Chief Executive Length of Time in Office       The World Bank
Chief Executive Party Orientation       The World Bank
Mean District Magnitude House       The World Bank
Electoral Rule House       The World Bank
Vote Threshold       The World Bank
Opposition Fractionalization Index       The World Bank
Government Fractionalization Index       The World Bank
System Tenure       The World Bank

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

  

Health1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Adolescent fertility rate (per 1000 women)       United Nations Population Division
Total fertility rate (per woman)       United Nations Population Division
Fertility rates   Eurostat
Life expectancy at birth (years) both sexes       WHO
Life expectancy at age less than one year   WHO
Infant mortality   Eurostat
Infant mortality rate   Eurostat
General government expenditure on health as a percentage of total gov       WHO
Per capita total expenditure on health (PPP int, $)       WHO
Total expenditure on health as a percentage of gross domestic product       WHO
Dentists, rate per 100 000 inhabitants   Eurostat
Nurses and midwives, rate per 100 000 inhabitants   Eurostat
Pharmacists, rate per 100 000 inhabitants   Eurostat
Physioterapists, rate per 100 000 inhabitants   Eurostat
Physicians or doctors, rate per 100 000 inhabitants   Eurostat

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.

 

Crime1

Variable label Country NUTS 1 NUTS 2 NUTS 3 Source
Intentional homicide, count per 100 000 population       United Nations
Intentional homicide, rate per 100 000 population       United Nations
Transparency International - Corruption Perceptions Index score       Transparency International
Total crimes recorded by the police       Eurostat
Homicides recorded by the police Eurostat
Violent crimes recorded by the police       Eurostat
Robberies recorded by the police Eurostat
Domestic burglaries recorded by the police Eurostat
Motor vehicle thefts recorded by the police Eurostat
Drug trafficking recorded by the police       Eurostat
Prison population       Eurostat

1 = '•' in this table indicates that the variable exists for this level.