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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


  • The former possession of the Netherlands, Aruba is located on the westernmost island in the ridge of the Lesser Antilles. It was established as a result of the transformation of the Netherlands' colonies in the Caribbean Sea. The latter wished to m...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America

    Population: 101 484,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1954
    Autonomy area: 193,0 km²
  • One of the three Indian autonomous regions (comarcas) of Panama. It is divided into two enclaves, which are located on different coasts of the country. The titular ethnic group is the Indians. The two main tribes - the Embera and the Wounaan - account ...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Panama

    Population: 10 001,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1983
    Autonomy area: 4 398,0 km²
  • One of the three Indian autonomous regions (comarcas) of Panama. It is located on the Atlantic coast of Panama and separated from the central part of the country by tropical forests. The titular ethnic group is the Indigenous Kuna, who make up more tha...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Panama

    Population: 33 109,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1953
    Autonomy area: 2 393,0 km²
  • Former possessions of the Netherlands in the Caribbean. It was established as a result of the transformation of the Netherlands' colonies in the Caribbean Sea. The latter wished to maintain their relationships with the former metropolis. In 1954, t...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America

    Population: 150 563,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1954
    Autonomy area: 444,0 km²
  • One of the three Indian autonomous regions (comarcas) of Panama. This is the most recent in time of creation and the largest region (9% of the total territory of the country). Ngabe Bugle is located in the west of the country in the mountainous terrain...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Panama

    Population: 156 747,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1997
    Autonomy area: 6 673,0 km²
  • One of the two autonomous regions of Nicaragua, which occupies one-quarter of the territory of the state and is the largest region of the country. It is located on the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua and is separated from the central part of the country by...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Nicaragua

    Population: 314 130,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1987
    Autonomy area: 32 820,0 km²
  • One of the three territories of Canada. It is located in the north of the country. The largest in terms of area, the most sparsely populated and the newest in terms of the creation time of Canadian regions. Its territory lies entirely in the arctic and...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Canada

    Population: 31 906,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1999
    Autonomy area: 2 093 190,0 km²
  • One of 10 provinces of Canada, located in the east of the country. In the south, it borders on the USA. It has the biggest area and the second largest population in the Canadian provinces. The province was established in 1867 with the signing of The Br...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Canada

    Population: 7 815 955,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1982
    Autonomy area: 1 542 056,0 km²
  • The largest region of the two autonomous regions of Nicaragua, which occupies about 20% of the territory of the country. It is located on the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua and is separated from the central part of the country by tropical forests and a mo...

    Where is the autonomy situated:
    America | Nicaragua

    Population: 306 510,0 people
    Year of the creation of the autonomy: 1987
    Autonomy area: 27 546,0 km²
Autonomy population
Артикул: Все · 1950s (3) · 1980s (4) · 1990s (2)
Производитель: Все · . . . 0-1 (1) · . . . 1-5 (2) · . . 5-10 (1) · . 15-30 (1) · . 30-50 (2) · more than 500,0 (2)
Вес: Все · 2.0 (1) · 6.0 (3) · 6.5 (1) · 7.0 (2) · 99.0 (2)
Цена:
Доля автономии в экономике страны: Все · . . 0-0,5% (3) · . 1,0-3,0% (1) · . 3,0-6,0% (1) · 10,0-20,0% (1)
Уровень экономического развития автономии: Все · . 0-50% (2) · . 50-70% (2) · . 80-100% (1) · 100-140% (1)
Доля титульной этнической группы в населении автономии: Все · 10-25% (1) · 40-60% (1) · 60-70% (2) · 70-80% (2) · more than 90% (3)
Этническая специфика: Все · Language (1) · Language and religion (8)
Разнородность этнического состава: Все · No (9)
Степень самостоятельности автономии: Все · 06 (3) · 11 (2) · 15 (1) · 18 (1)
Наличие "Родственного государства": Все · No (8) · Yes (1)
Языковые преференции: Все · Compulsory (6) · Optional (3)
Этнические конфликты: Все · No (6) · Yes (3)
 
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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