CIRI NEWS ARCHIVE
NEW: 2010 CIRI DATA & REPORT RELEASED
CIRI's 2010 data are now available for download! Also, see the accompanying 2010 world report on the CIRI Blog!
2009 CIRI DATA & UPGRADE
The 2009 CIRI Data will be available on Human Rights Day, December 10th. Also included in this release are scores for domestic movement, foreign movement, religious freedom, and judicial independence for 1981-2006. Finally, the state of Kosovo has been added, with data beginning in 2009.
2008 CIRI DATA NOW AVAILABLE
2008 CIRI Data are now available.
2007 CIRI DATA & UPGRADE
2007 CIRI Data will be available on December 10th. There are many upgrades in this version of the dataset other than just the addition of 2007 data. If you are a previous user, it is very important that you read about these changes before using the new dataset.
REVISED CIRI CODING GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE
Now available in our Documentation section is our fully revised and expanded Coding Guide.
2005 AND 2006 CIRI DATA NOW AVAILABLE
The 2005 and 2006 CIRI data are now available for download. We have also made important improvements to both the dataset and website. It is IMPORTANT that you click HERE to read the details of these changes.
CIRI DATASET WINS AWARD!
The CIRI dataset has been awarded the "2006 Dataset Award" by the Comparative Politics section of the American Political Science Association.