Data archive

Welcome to the data archive for the Party Government in Europe Database (PAGED) project.

Monthly, quarterly and yearly datasets, release March 2022

The monthly, quarterly and yearly datasets are data that can be used together with time-varying data such as economic indicators or polls.


When using the data, cite the following:

Hellström, Johan, Torbjörn Bergman, and Hanna Bäck (2021). Party Government in Europe Database (PAGED). Main sponsor: Riksbankens Jubileumsfond (IN150306:1). Available on

and if including Western Europe and/or Croatia:

Bergman, Torbjörn, Hanna Bäck, and Johan Hellström (eds.). (2021). Coalition Governance in Western Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

and if including Central Eastern Europe:

Bergman, Torbjörn, Gabriella Ilonszki and Wolfgang C. Müller, eds. (2019). Coalition Governance in Central Eastern Europe. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

If you discover any errors, please contact Johan Hellström.

Below you can find the data files in Stata and Excel format. Please note that the data files are compressed to save space. You need to unzip/decompress the files before usage.

Data files

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