capdist {BayesSPsurv}R Documentation

Gleditsch and Ward Distance data

Description

Dyadic dataset extracted from Gleditsch and Ward (2001). The dataset contains information on the distace between capital cities among independent nation-states.

Usage

data(capdist)

Format

A data frame with 41006 rows and 6 variables

Details

numa

COW code – country A.

ida

Three letter ISO code – country A.

numb

COW code – country B.

idb

Three letter ISO code – country B.

kmdist

Distance between capital cities in the kilometers.

midist

Minimal distance between capital cities in the kilometers.

Source

Gleditsch, Kristian S., and Michael D. Ward. (2001). "Measuring Space: A Minimum-Distance Database and Applications to International Studies." Journal of Conflict Resolution 38(6): 739-758.


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