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Government > Democracy and rights > Party system: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Political scientist Robert A. Dahl compares the constitutions of countries which have been “steadily democratic since 1950” on the characteristic of party system (two-party or multi-party).
COUNTRY DESCRIPTION
Australia Two
Austria Multi
Belgium Multi
Canada Multi
Costa Rica Multi
Denmark Multi
Finland Multi
France Multi
Germany Multi
Iceland Multi
India Multi
Ireland Multi
Israel Multi
Italy Multi
Japan Multi
Luxembourg Multi
Netherlands Multi
New Zealand Two (until 2000)
Norway Multi
Sweden Multi
Switzerland Multi
United Kingdom Multi
United States Two

Citation

"All countries compared for Government > Democracy and rights > Party system", How Democratic is the American Constitution? Robert A. Dahl.2001. ISBN 0-300-09218-0. Table 1. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Democracy-and-rights/Party-system

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