Archived Manifesto Project Main Dataset (Party Preferences)


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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2017b)   E: 715 P: 1093 M: 4282

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Weßels, Bernhard (2017): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2017b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2017b


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset: South America (version 2017b)   E: 20 P: 40 M: 69

Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Weßels, Bernhard (2017): The Manifesto Data Collection: South America. Version 2017b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpdssa.2017b


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2017a)   E: 708 P: 1086 M: 4214

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Weßels, Bernhard (2017): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2017a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2017a


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset: South America (version 2017a)   E: 18 P: 35 M: 63

Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Weßels, Bernhard (2017): The Manifesto Data Collection: South America. Version 2017a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpdssa.2017a


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2016b)   E: 698 P: 1053 M: 4121

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven (2016): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2016b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2016b


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset: South America (version 2016b)   E: 15 P: 32 M: 53

Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven with Werner / Annika (2016): The Manifesto Data Collection: South America. Version 2016b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpdssa.2016b


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2016a)   E: 690 P: 1027 M: 4054

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven with Werner, Annika (2016): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2016a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2016a


Dataset               stata13 stata14 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2015a)   E: 673 P: 988 M: 3924

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Werner, Annika (2015): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2015a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2015a


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Comment                 Please check the documentation about the new dataset structure because of the new coding scheme.

Manifesto Project Dataset: South America (version 2015a)   E: 9 P: 16 M: 29

Lehmann, Pola / Matthieß, Theres / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Werner, Annika (2015): The Manifesto Data Collection: South America. Version 2015a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpdssa.2015a


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions List of Coded Documents (incl. Titles) List of Political Parties

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Comment                 Please check the documentation about the new dataset structure because of the new coding scheme.

Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2014b)   E: 663 P: 977 M: 3858

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Werner, Annika with Schultze, Henrike (2014): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2014b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2014b


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2014a)   E: 654 P: 960 M: 3792

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Werner, Annika with Lacewell, Onawa Promise / Schultze, Henrike (2014): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2014a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2014a


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2013b)   E: 638 P: 923 M: 3679

Volkens, Andrea / Lehmann, Pola / Merz, Nicolas / Regel, Sven / Werner, Annika with Lacewell, Onawa Promise / Schultze, Henrike (2013): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2013b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2013b


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2013a)   E: 629 P: 916 M: 3636

Volkens, Andrea/Lehmann, Pola/Merz, Nicolas/Regel, Sven/Werner, Annika with Lacewell, Onawa Promise/Schultze, Henrike (2013): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2013a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2013a


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2012b)   E: 623 P: 905 M: 3611

Volkens, Andrea/Lehmann, Pola/Regel, Sven/Schultze, Henrike/Werner, Annika with Lacewell, Onawa Promise (2012): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2012b. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2012b


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Codebook Coding Instructions

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Manifesto Project Dataset (version 2012a)   E: 612 P: 880 M: 3517

Volkens, Andrea/Lehmann, Pola/Regel, Sven/Schultze, Henrike/Werner, Annika with Lacewell, Onawa Promise (2012): The Manifesto Data Collection. Manifesto Project (MRG/CMP/MARPOR). Version 2012a. Berlin: Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung (WZB). https://doi.org/10.25522/manifesto.mpds.2012a


Dataset               stata13 spss csv xlsx

Documentation  Coding Instructions

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Hint: If you are searching for dataset files that cover only the most recent update or all updates since MPPII you can simply download the most recent full dataset and use the variable dataset_origin to filter the observations in that sense.