Data

A repository of Indian election results – both Vidhan Sabha (state level) and Lok Sabha (national level) – beginning 1962.

If a variable(s) drawn from the TCDP-IED dataset plays an important role in your project (published or unpublished), please use all the suggested citations below: 

Data: Saloni Bhogale, Sudheendra Hangal, Francesca Refsum Jensenius, Mohit Kumar, Chinmay Narayan, Basim U Nissa, and Gilles Verniers. 2019. “TCPD Indian Elections Data v1″, Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University. 

Codebook: Saloni Bhogale, Sudheendra Hangal, Francesca Refsum Jensenius, Mohit Kumar, Chinmay Narayan, Basim U Nissa, and Gilles Verniers. 2019. “TCPD Indian Election Data Codebook v1″, Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University. 

The visualisation shows all candidates contesting for an assembly election for a state.

If a variable(s) drawn from the TCPD-IID dataset plays an important role in your project (published or unpublished), please use all the suggested citations below: 

Data: Sudheendra Hangal, Mohit Kumar, Basim U Nissa and Gilles Verniers. “Individual Incumbency Dataset, 1962-current“. 2019. Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University. 

Visualization: Tikekar, Shivangi and Sudheendra Hangal. Incumbency Profile of Candidates in Indian General Elections. Trivedi Centre for Political Data, 2019. https://lokdhaba.ashoka.edu.in/incumbency/GE.html 

Repository of all questions & answers asked between 1999 (Winter Session) and 2018 (Monsoon Session) along with full text of question.

If a variable(s) drawn from the TCDP-IPD dataset plays an important role in your project (published or unpublished), please use all the suggested citations below: 

Data: Bhogale, Saloni. “TPCD-IPD: TCPD Indian Parliament Dataset (Question Hour)“. 2019. Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University. 

Indian Council of Ministers

This dataset contains information on the Indian Council of Ministers between 1990 and 2019. The data has been carefully extracted and verified from the official website of the Cabinet Secretariat and publications by the Lok Sabha Secretariat.

Data: Malik, Dipanita, Saloni Bhogale and Aritro Bose. 2020. “TCPDICoM: Indian Council of Ministers Dataset 1.0“, Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University.

Codebook: Malik, Dipanita, Saloni Bhogale and Aritro Bose. 2020. “TCPDICoM: Indian Council of Ministers Dataset Codebook 1.0“, Trivedi Centre for Political Data, Ashoka University.

Publications: Please notify us about any publications that result from the use of any of our datasets (TCDP-IED, TCPD-IID, TCPD-IPD, TCPD-ICoM) by sending your bibliographic citation and information on your publication to tcpd-contact@ashoka.edu.in