Cross National Time-series Data Archive

About

The Cross-National Time-Series Data Archive (also referred to as CNTS) offers a comprehensive listing of international and national country data facts. The database has statistical information on a range of countries, with data entries ranging from 1815 to the present. It offers a comprehensive extent of variables and country facts. Provides the most complete and farthest reaching archive of demographic values.

Data includes: population and urbanization, imports, exports, proportion of world trade, energy production and consumption, automobiles, commercial and highway vehicles, telegraphs, telegrams, telephones, school enrollment, literacy, physicians per capita, voting, legislature and political parties, national government revenue and expenditure, defense expenditure as a proportion of total expenditure, total trade (imports + exports), defense expenditure and manpower, distribution of economy in agriculture and industry, railroads, mail, radios, TVs, newspapers, books, national income, currency and exchange rates, domestic instability, regime characteristics, international status, electric power, steel, and cement production.

Publisher: Arthur S. Banks
Date: 2011
Workstation: Public 1

Variable Descriptions

  • Year
  • Country Code (invariant)
  • Country Label
  • Area in Square Kilometers
  • Area in Square Miles
  • Area of Empire in Square Miles
  • Population
  • Population Density
  • Population of Empire
  • Population Density of Empire
  • Population, Cities of 100,000 & Over
  • Population, Cities of 100,000 & Over Per Capita
  • Population, Cities of 50,000 & Over
  • Population, Cities of 50,000 & Over Per Capita
  • Population, Cities of 25,000 & Over
  • Population, Cities of 25,000 & Over Per Capita
  • Population, Cities of 20,000 & Over
  • Population, Cities of 20,000 & Over Per Capita
  • Population, Cities of 10,000 & Over
  • Population, Cities of 10,000 & Over Per Capita
  • Nat'l Gov't Revenue & Expenditure
  • Nat'l Gov't Revenue & Expenditure Per Capita
  • Nat'l Gov't Revenue
  • Nat'l Gov't Revenue Per Capita
  • Nat'l Gov't Expenditure
  • Nat'l Gov't Expenditure Per Capita
  • Nat'l Defense Expenditure/Nat'l Gov't Expenditure
  • Imports
  • Imports Per Capita
  • Exports
  • Exports Per Capita
  • Proportion of World Trade
  • Energy Production, Metric Tons Coal Equivalent
  • Energy Production, Metric Tons Oil Equivalent
  • Energy Production in Kilograms Coal Equivalent Per Capita
  • Energy Production in Kilograms Oil Equivalent Per Capita
  • Energy Consumption, Metric Tons Coal Equivalent
  • Energy Consumption, Metric Tons Oil Equivalent
  • Energy Consumption in Kilograms Coal Equivalent Per Capita
  • Energy Consumption in Kilograms Oil Equivalent Per Capita
  • National Defense Expenditure
  • National Defense Expenditure Per Capita
  • Size of Military
  • Size of Military/Population
  • Percent GDP Originating in Industrial Activity
  • Per Capita GDP Originating in Industrial Activity
  • Percent Work Force in Agriculture
  • Percent Work in Industry
  • Percent Work Force in Other Activity
  • Railroad Mileage
  • Railroad Mileage Per Square Mile
  • Rail Passenger-Miles
  • Rail Passenger-Kilometers
  • Rail Ton-Miles
  • Rail Ton-Kilometers
  • Rail Ton-Mile Per Capita
  • Passenger Cars
  • Passenger Cars Per Capita
  • Commercial Vehicles
  • Commercial Vehicles Per Capita
  • All Highway Vehicles
  • All Highway Vehicles Per Capita
  • All Telephones, including Cellular
  • Mobile Cellular Telephones
  • Telephones, excluding Cellular
  • Telephones, excluding Cellular Per Capita
  • Mobile Cellular Telephones Per Capita
  • All Telephones, including Cellular, Per Capita
  • Telegraph Mileage
  • Telegraph Mileage Per Square Mile
  • Telegrams
  • Telegrams Per Capita
  • First Class Mail
  • First Class Mail Per Capita
  • All Letter-Post Mail
  • All Letter-Post Mail Per Capita
  • Radios
  • Radios Per Capita
  • Televisions
  • Televisions Per Capita
  • Daily Newspaper Circulation Per Capita
  • Book Production by Titles
  • Book Production by Titles Per Capita
  • Primary School Enrollment
  • Primary School Enrollment Per Capita
  • Secondary School Enrollment
  • Secondary School Enrollment Per Capita
  • Primary + Secondary School Enrollment
  • Primary + Secondary School Enrollment Per Capita
  • Primary/Primary + Secondary School Enrollment
  • University Enrollment
  • University Enrollment Per Capita
  • All School Enrollment
  • All School Enrollment Per Capita
  • Percent Literate
  • Inhabitants Per Physician
  • Physicians Per Capita
  • National Income Per Capita
  • Gross Domestic Product Per Capita (Factor Cost)
  • Gross National Product Per Capita (Market Prices)
  • Currency in Circulation Per Capita
  • Age of Currency in Months
  • Official/Principal Exchange Rate, Local Currency/ $US
  • Free/Black Market Rate, Local Currency Per $US
  • Assassinations
  • General Strikes
  • Guerrilla Warfare
  • Government Crises
  • Purges
  • Riots
  • Revolutions
  • Anti-Government Demonstrations
  • Weighted Conflict Index
  • Percent Voter Turnout, Legislature
  • Registered Voters
  • Registered Voters/Population
  • Votes Cast, Lower House of Legislature
  • Votes Cast, Lower House of Legislature/Population
  • Number of Seats, Largest Party in Legislature
  • Size of Legislature (Lower House)
  • Effectiveness of Legislature
  • Competitiveness of Nominating Process
  • Party Coalitions
  • Party Legitimacy
  • Size of Legislature/Number of Seats, Largest Party
  • Composite Index,
  • Seven-Year Average
  • Seven-Year Total
  • Party Fractionalization Index
  • Type of Regime
  • Number of Coups d'etat
  • Number of Major Constitutional Changes
  • Head of State
  • Premier
  • Effective Executive (Type)
  • Effective Executive (Selection)
  • Degree of Parliamentary Responsibility
  • Size of Cabinet
  • Number of Major Cabinet Changes
  • Changes in Effective Executive
  • Legislative Effectiveness
  • Legislative Selection
  • Number of Legislative Elections
  • Internet Hosts
  • Internet Hosts Per Capita
  • Internet Users
  • Internet Users Per Capita
  • Estimated Personal Computers
  • Estimated Personal Computers Per Capita
  • International Status Ranking
  • International Status, Case Size
  • International Status, Composite Score
  • International Status, Composite Standardized Score
  • International Status, Quintile
  • International Status, Weighted Rank
  • International Status, Weighted Status Ordering
  • International Status, Weighted Quintile
  • Electric Power Production (kwh)
  • Electric Power Production, Metric Tons Coal Equiv.
  • Electric Power Production, Metric Tons Oil Equiv.
  • Electric Power Production (kwh) Per Capita
  • Electric Power Production, Metric Tons Coal Equiv. Per C.
  • Electric Power Production, Metric Tons Oil Equiv. Per C.
  • Steel Production (metric tons)
  • Steel Production (metric tons) Per Capita
  • Cement Production (metric tons)
  • Cement Production (metric tons) Per Capita

Categories: Population Urbanization Imports Exports World trade Energy production Energy consumption Automobiles Vehicles Telegraphs Telegrams Telephones School enrollment Literacy Physicians per capita Voting Legislature Political parties National government revenue National government expenditure Defense expenditure Total trade Defense expenditure Railroads Mail Radios TVs Newspapers Books National income Currency Exchange rates Domestic instability Regime characteristics International status Electric power Steel Cement, Lab Files