UCDP Non-State Conflict Dataset

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Ralph Sundberg - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Kristine Eck - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Joakim Kreutz - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Description:

The UCDP, Uppsala Conflict Data Program, contains information on a large number data on organised violence, armed violence, and peacemaking. There is information from 1946 up to today, and the datasets are updated continuously. The data can be downloaded for free.

The UCDP Non-Sate Conflict Dataset is a conflict-year dataset with information of communal and organized armed conflict where none of the parties is the government of a state. The dataset has a temporal scope covering 1989-2013, and includes information on start and end dates, fatality estimates, and locations.

The UCDP Non-State conflict project has been developed with support from the Human Security Report Project, Simon Fraser University, in Vancouver,Canada.

Purpose:

The Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) collects information on a large number of aspects of armed violence since 1946.

Responsible department/unit:

Uppsala University, Uppsala Cinflict Data Program

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Ralph Sundberg - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Kristine Eck - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Joakim Kreutz - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0029

Description:

The UCDP, Uppsala Conflict Data Program, contains information on a large number data on organised violence, armed violence, and peacemaking. There is information from 1946 up to today, and the datasets are updated continuously. The data can be downloaded for free.

The UCDP Non-Sate Conflict Dataset is a conflict-year dataset with information of communal and organized armed conflict where none of the parties is the government of a state. The dataset has a temporal scope covering 1989-2013, and includes information on start and end dates, fatality estimates, and locations.

The UCDP Non-State conflict project has been developed with support from the Human Security Report Project, Simon Fraser University, in Vancouver,Canada.

Purpose:

The Uppsala Conflict Data Program (UCDP) collects information on a large number of aspects of armed violence since 1946.

Language:

English

Time period(s) investigated:

1989 — ongoing

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Non-state armed conflicts

Citation requirement:

Sundberg, Ralph, Kristine Eck and Joakim Kreutz, 2012, "Introducing the UCDP Non-State Conflict Dataset", Journal of Peace Research, March 2012, 49:351-362

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Sundberg, Ralph, Kristine Eck and Joakim Kreutz, 2012, "Introducing the UCDP Non-State Conflict Dataset", Journal of Peace Research, March 2012, 49:351-362

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UCDP Non-State Conflict Dataset

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Ralph Sundberg - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Kristine Eck - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Joakim Kreutz - Uppsala University, Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Description:

Cite as:
Sundberg, Ralph, Kristine Eck and Joakim Kreutz, 2012, "Introducing the UCDP Non-State Conflict Dataset", Journal of Peace Research, March 2012, 49:351-362

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated:

1989 — 2013

Variables:

23

Number of individuals/objects:

784

Published: 2015-02-13