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V-dem and Polity IV probably have the most commonly used measures of democracy/autocracy in political science.


Quite a broad concept, but I would say databases such as V-Dem (varieties of democracy), QoG (quality of governance), DPI (database of political institutions) are all pretty comprehensive when it comes to looking and country-level political variables. The above datasets contain information on population, resources, GDP, elections, etc. If you are more ...

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