Countries {SNAData}R Documentation

Countries Trade Data

Description

Graphs of relation data between a countries trade network and data frame of attribute variables.

Usage

data(basicGoods)
data(food)
data(crudeMaterials)
data(minerals)
data(diplomats)
data(countriesAttrs)

Format

basicGoods: graphNEL object with 24 nodes and 310 directed edges

food: graphNEL object with 24 nodes and 307 directed edges

crudeMaterials: graphNEL object with 24 nodes and 307 directed edges

minerals: graphNEL object with 24 nodes and 135 directed edges

diplomats: graphNEL object with 24 nodes and 369 directed edges

countriesAttrs: data frame with 24 rows and 4 columns

Details

The graphs contain the following relation information from one country to another. The data are reported in Tables B.12-B.16, respectively, in Wasserman and Faust (1999).

basicGoods trade of basic manufactured goods

food trade of food and live animals

crudeMaterials trade of crude materials, excluding food

minerals trade of minerals, fuels, and other petroleum products

diplomats exchange of diplomats

countriesAttrs contains the following attribute variables for the countries. The data are reported in Table B.17 in Wasserman and Faust (1999).

PopGrowth average annual population growth between 1970 and 1981

GNP average GNP growth rate per capita between 1970 and 1981

Schools secondary school enrollment ratio in 1980

Energy energy consumption per capita in 1980, measured in kilo coal equivalents

Source

Wasserman, S. and Faust, K. (1999). Social Network Analysis. Cambridge University Press. New York.

References

Smith, D. and White, D. (1988). Structure and dynamics of the global economy: Network analysis of international trade 1965-1980. Unpublished manuscript.

Examples

data(basicGoods)
data(food)
data(crudeMaterials)
data(minerals)
data(diplomats)
data(countriesAttrs)

[Package SNAData version 1.1.0 Index]