Data on the Political System - PolSys

These pages cover documentation of NSD's archives about the Norwegian political system. The English version of the documentation is not as comprehensive as the Norwegian one. However, all the archives have an abstract in English. In some of the archives we also present tables and overviews prepared by NSD.

Parliament

Archive of Politicians 1814-1905

Biographical information: education, occupation, political career etc.

Archive of Politicians 1905-1940

Biographical information: education, occupation, political career etc.

Archive of Politicians 1945-present

Biographical information: education, occupation, political career etc.

Archive of Politicians 1814-present

Common information from the three time limited archives of politicians (gender, age, election district etc).

Archive of Voting Records

Votes of politicians in parliament - newer.

Archive of Voting Records 1814-1940

Votes of politicians in parliament - former.

Archive of Remarks in Recommendations

Remarks in recommendations by party.

Archive of Private Proposals

Initiating and proceedings of private proposals in parliament.

Archive of Political Culture Quotes

Cultural-political quotes retrived from parliamentary records.

Government

Archive of Ministers

Education, occupation, political activity etc. for Norwegian ministers.

Archive of State Secretaries

Political activity etc. for Norwegian state secretaries.

Parties

Archive of Party-Political Documents

Election manifestos, long-term manifestos and press releases in text format.

Archive of Historical Events for Parties

Historical events for parties.

Archive of Polling Lists

Polling lists for parties - parliament and county level.

Civil Service

State Administration Database

Organisational change for ministries, other administrative units, state-owned companies and foundations.

State Administration Literature Database

Literature on the state administration. Also annual reports.

Civil Service Employees Database

Data on Civil Service Employees

Survey of Governmental Autonomy

Questionnaire on governmental autonomy and steering.

Survey of Governmental Adaptations to EU

Questionnaire on governmental EU adaption.

Survey of State Administration 2006

Archive of Advisory Committees

Occupation and affiliation to non-profit organisations etc for members of Advisory Committees.

Archive of Civil Servants

Carrier for civil servants employed in the central administration.

Other Archives

Archive of Manifesto

Sentences in party manifestos classified in a priori defined categories.

Archive of Non-Profit Organisations

Numbers of membership, structure, contact surface against civil service etc for nation vide non-profit organisations. Information used to profile organisations on the Internet.

Archive of Non-Profit Organisations - Former

Numbers of membership, structure, contact surface against civil service etc for nation vide non-profit organisations. The information is based on former surveys.

Archive of Academicians

Grades, political position etc. the clerical profession, jurists, physicians, philologists and for specialists in scientific subjects.

Archive of Members of Company Boards

Members of the board for banks and the 200 largest companies.

Archives of Organisations

News

News