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thousands of people; the latest census

· Year of the creation of the autonomy · Autonomy area · Share of the autonomy in the area of the country · Political regime in the country

It is based on the Freedom House Index, 2015. All countries of the world are located on a scale from 1 (most free) to 7 (least free). Countries whose ratings fall between 1.0 and 2.5 are “Free”, between 3.0 and 5.0 are "Partly Free," and those between 5.5 and 7.0 are "Not Free."

· Share of the autonomy in the population of the country · Share of the autonomy in the economy of the country

GRP of the autonomy divided to GDP of the country (%)

· Level of economic development of the autonomy

relative to the country (%): GRP per capita of the autonomy divided to GDP per capita of the country

· Share of the titular ethnic group in the population of the autonomy

in %: population size of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy divided to overal population size of the autonomy (the latest census; expert estimations)

· Ethnic peculiarity

It indicates a key characteristic of autonomy's ethnic identity - language or religion or both

· Diversity of ethnic composition

The presence of other (in addition to the titular group in the autonomy and the dominant group in the country) significant ethnic groups in the population of the autonomy

· Degree of self-rule of the autonomy

It is based on the Regional Authority Index project that aims at measuring the powers of all the regions in 81 countries. Here the index "tier_selfrule" (2010) is used. It summarizes five dimensions of self-rule: institutional depth; policy scope; fiscal autonomy; borrowing autonomy; and the extent to which a region has an independent legislature and executive. The index takes value from 0 to 18

· Degree of shared-rule of the autonomy

It is based on the Regional Authority Index project that aims at measuring the powers of all the regions in 81 countries. Here the index "tier_sharedrule" (2010) is used. It summarizes five dimensions of shared-rule: participation of a region in national law-making; intergovernmental meetings; the distribution of national tax revenues; borrowing; and constitutional change. The index takes value from 0 to 12

· The presence of the "kin-state"

"Kin-state" is a state whose main population shares the ethnic characteristics of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy

· Linguistic preferences

It indicates how the language of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy is learned in secondary schools in the autonomy

· Ethnic conflicts

It indicates whether the serious conflicts between the autonomy and the central government as well as between ethnic groups within the authority take place in 2001-2015. The level of conflict is determined on the basis of the annual reports of Conflict Barometer


  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 179 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1991
    Autonomy area: 37 957,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front). It is located in the east...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 1 390 273,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 72 053,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 902 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1987
    Autonomy area: 6 788,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front). It is located in the nort...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 17 221 976,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 159 202,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 1 705 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1996
    Autonomy area: 9 363,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front). It is located in the west...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 784 345,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 49 289,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 4 254 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1976
    Autonomy area: 30 755,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 4 171 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1976
    Autonomy area: 72 767,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 2 893 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1967
    Autonomy area: 22 112,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 4 112 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1991
    Autonomy area: 17 095,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 233 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1991
    Autonomy area: 19 584,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front). It is located in the west...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 307 096,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 25 802,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front).Harari region is the main ...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 183 415,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 311,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 314 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1991
    Autonomy area: 29 063,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 1 869 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1996
    Autonomy area: 26 633,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 955 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1976
    Autonomy area: 72 065,0 km²
  • One of the nine ethnic regions of the country. It was established in 1994 after the overthrow of the military regime of the Derg and the coming to power of the EPRDF (The Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front).The region of Oromia stret...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Ethiopia

    Population: 26 993 933,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1994
    Autonomy area: 353 007,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 3 207 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1976
    Autonomy area: 26 539,0 km²
  • One of the 36 states of Nigeria. After gaining independence in 1960, three regions were established in the country, each of which was dominated by one of the three main ethnic groups - Yoruba (West), Igbo (East), Hausa / Fulani (North). This configurat...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Nigeria

    Population: 5 199 000,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1967
    Autonomy area: 10 361,0 km²
  • One of the autonomous Outer Islands in the Republic of Mauritius, in fact - the only real autonomy within the state, Rodrigues Island is located in the Indian Ocean, 560 kilometers from the island of Mauritius. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, in the...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    Africa | Mauritius

    Population: 40 434,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 2002
    Autonomy area: 104,0 km²
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Autonomy population
Артикул: Все · 1960s (3) · 1970s (4) · 1980s (1) · 1990s (17) · 2000s (2)
Вес: Все · 99.0 (27)
Цена:
Доля автономии в экономике страны: Все · . . 0-0,5% (2) · . 0,5-1,0% (6) · . 1,0-3,0% (7) · . 3,0-6,0% (1) · more than 20,0% (1)
Уровень экономического развития автономии: Все · . 0-50% (9) · . 50-70% (2) · . 80-100% (4) · 100-140% (2)
Доля титульной этнической группы в населении автономии: Все · 0-10% (1) · 40-60% (1) · 60-70% (1) · 70-80% (1) · 80-90% (1) · more than 90% (7)
Этническая специфика: Все · Language and religion (25) · Religion (2)
Разнородность этнического состава: Все · No (10) · Yes (17)
Наличие "Родственного государства": Все · No (26) · Yes (1)
Языковые преференции: Все · Compulsory (1) · No (1) · Optional (23)
Этнические конфликты: Все · No (18) · Yes (9)
 
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Description of parameters of autonomies Autonomy population

thousands of people; the latest census

Level of economic development of the country

GDP per capita in 2015 in current price in $

Political regime in the country

It is based on the Freedom House Index, 2015. All countries of the world are located on a scale from 1 (most free) to 7 (least free). Countries whose ratings fall between 1.0 and 2.5 are “Free”, between 3.0 and 5.0 are "Partly Free," and those between 5.5 and 7.0 are "Not Free."

Share of the autonomy in the economy of the country

GRP of the autonomy divided to GDP of the country (%)

Level of economic development of the autonomy

relative to the country (%): GRP per capita of the autonomy divided to GDP per capita of the country

Share of the dominant in the country ethnic group in the population of the autonomy

in %: population size of the dominant in the country ethnic group divided to overal population size of the autonomy (the latest census; expert estimations)

Share of the titular ethnic group in the population of the autonomy

in %: population size of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy divided to overal population size of the autonomy (the latest census; expert estimations)

Ethnic peculiarity

It indicates a key characteristic of autonomy's ethnic identity - language or religion or both

Diversity of ethnic composition

The presence of other (in addition to the titular group in the autonomy and the dominant group in the country) significant ethnic groups in the population of the autonomy

Degree of self-rule of the autonomy

It is based on the Regional Authority Index project that aims at measuring the powers of all the regions in 81 countries. Here the index "tier_selfrule" (2010) is used. It summarizes five dimensions of self-rule: institutional depth; policy scope; fiscal autonomy; borrowing autonomy; and the extent to which a region has an independent legislature and executive. The index takes value from 0 to 18

Degree of shared-rule of the autonomy

It is based on the Regional Authority Index project that aims at measuring the powers of all the regions in 81 countries. Here the index "tier_sharedrule" (2010) is used. It summarizes five dimensions of shared-rule: participation of a region in national law-making; intergovernmental meetings; the distribution of national tax revenues; borrowing; and constitutional change. The index takes value from 0 to 12

The presence of the "kin-state"

"Kin-state" is a state whose main population shares the ethnic characteristics of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy

Linguistic preferences

It indicates how the language of the titular ethnic group of the autonomy is learned in secondary schools in the autonomy

Ethnic conflicts

It indicates whether the serious conflicts between the autonomy and the central government as well as between ethnic groups within the authority take place in 2001-2015. The level of conflict is determined on the basis of the annual reports of Conflict Barometer

Description of parameters of autonomies