ED-00028: APA Election Data

This dataset contains the results of the elections of the American Psychological Association between 1998 - 2009. The voters are allowed to rank any number of the 5 candidates without ties. Each of these elections have 5 candidates and between 13,318 and 20,239 voters.

These data were donated by Michal Regenwetter and Anna Popova from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The work that analyzed this data was supported by National Science Foundation grants SES # 08-20009, ICES # 1216016 (PI: M. Regenwetter), the University Library at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (PI: A. Popova), and the Basic Research Program at HSE (S. Popov). We thank the American Psychological Association for permitting access to its election ballot data. More information and tools for analyzing this data can be found at the website of the Decision Making Laboratory at the University of Illinois.

Required citations: The unexpected empirical consensus among consensus methods; Regenwetter, M., Kim, A., Kantor, A., & Ho, M.-H. R.; Psychological Science, 18, 629-635; 2007| Behavioural social choice: A status report; Regenwetter, M., Grofman, B., Popova, A., Messner, W., Davis-Stober, C. & Cavagnaro, D.; Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 364, 833-843; 2009 | Consensus formation in organizations: Hunting for the social choice conundrum in American Psychological Association elections; Popov, S., Popova, A., Regenwetter, M.; Decision; 2015

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Details

  • Number of files: 60
  • Total size: 81.5 Mb.
  • Data types: mjg, pwg, soi, toc, tog, wmg.
  • Publication date: July 20, 2021, 9:03 p.m.
  • Last modification: July 20, 2021, 9:03 p.m.

All the patches of the dataset

ED-00028-00000001: APA_1998

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3272.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 155.0 bytes Download
induced tog 149.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2972.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000002: APA_1999

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3348.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 138.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 129.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2960.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000003: APA_2000

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3356.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 144.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 135.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2976.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000004: APA_2001

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3367.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 145.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 141.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2966.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000005: APA_2002

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3378.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 152.0 bytes Download
induced tog 149.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 243.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2975.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000006: APA_2003

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3180.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 159.0 bytes Download
induced tog 149.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 252.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2867.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000007: APA_2004

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3363.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 153.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 273.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 135.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2949.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000008: APA_2005

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3215.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 145.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 233.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 141.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2945.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000009: APA_2006

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3233.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 149.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 141.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2959.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000010: APA_2007

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3217.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 146.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 251.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 141.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2942.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000011: APA_2008

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3344.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 154.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 292.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 135.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2960.0 bytes Download

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ED-00028-00000012: APA_2009

Modification Type File Size
original soi 3250.0 bytes Download
induced wmg 160.0 bytes Download
induced pwg 273.0 bytes Download
induced mjg 141.0 bytes Download
imbued toc 2952.0 bytes Download

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