Name Parties Progress Actions
πŸ‡¦πŸ‡· Argentina 26
πŸ‡§πŸ‡΄ Bolivia 15
πŸ‡§πŸ‡· Brazil 28
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡± Chile 32
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡΄ Colombia 21
πŸ‡¨πŸ‡· Costa Rica 28
πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡¨ Ecuador 22
πŸ‡²πŸ‡½ Mexico 11
πŸ‡΅πŸ‡ͺ Peru 21
πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Ύ Uruguay 15
πŸ‡»πŸ‡ͺ Venezuela 35


parties // classification (Latin American, 1912–1995)

  • classifications: left-right, christian/secular

all dataset (all) — datasets linked through Party Facts

first imported on 16 September 2015 and last updated on 12 March 2021


Coppedge, Michael. 1997. β€œA Classification of Latin American Political Parties.” . Kellogg Institute for International Studies -- Working Paper #244.

Import "readme.txt"


Coppedge, Michael (1997): A Classification of Latin America Political Parties. Working paper no 244. Notre Dame: The Helen Kellogg Institue for International Studies.


pdf converted into spreadsheet -- pdf --> html --> csv

Uploaded to Google Sheets to edit and clean-up Coppedge party list. Import into repository with coppedge-parties.csv.


Importing only parties with different start and end date. More restrictive import filter for Argentina -- coppedge.R

Todo later

  • clean-up of duplicates in Google Sheets (esp. ARG)