CCP Data used to fact-check Marco Rubio’s speech

After Marco Rubio claimed that the United States was the only country in the world with the right to bear arms, reporters wanted to check his facts. Story is here. Bottom line: Rubio was close, but not quite right: As we wrote in BloombergView last year, Mexico and Read More

Download New CCP Data Now!

New data sets are now available on the data page. The first is an updated chronology data set, which now spans to 2013. The second is an expansion to our characteristics data, which now includes more than 8,000 country-years. Read More

Comparing Egypt’s Constitutions

We have a new graphic comparing Egypt's recent constitutions, in both English and Arabic. English is here:  Arabic is here: Read More