Comparative Study of Intergovernmental Organizations, l970-1971 Archival Version


This study includes data on the identity, environmental attributes, and substantive concerns of 240 intergovernmental organizations active in 1970-1971. Variables provide information on the year these organizations were founded, their relations with other intergovernmental and non-governmental international organizations, the number of their state and non-state members, and the geographic region to which the members belonged. Data were also collected regarding the specific issues that the organizations dealt with. ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Standardized missing values.; Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes.. Intergovernmental organizations listed in the YEARBOOK OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, 1970-1971. The codebook is provided by ICPSR as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using PDF reader software, such as Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided on the ICPSR Web site.

Related Identifier DOI: 10.3886/ICPSR07385.v1
Metadata Access
Creator Stern, Jean M.;Lopez, George A.
Publisher ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Publication Year 1984
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Contact ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Language English
Resource Type Dataset;census/enumeration data
Discipline Economic
Spatial Coverage {Global,"1970 - 1971","Time period: 1970--1971","Collection date: 1974"}
Temporal Coverage {Global,"1970 - 1971","Time period: 1970--1971","Collection date: 1974"}