Data Appendix to The Long-Term Propensity for Political Affiliation in Island Microstates

 

 

Jerome L. McElroy and Courtney E. Parry

 

 

Appendix Table A

. 1985: Dependent versus Independent Island Profiles

Variable

Dependents

Independents

 P-Values (1)

Area (Km2)

3227.8

8369.5

 0.2744

Population

173.4

289.9

 0.1576

GDP per capita (US$)

5769.3

2960.0

 0.0936*

Electricity/pop (2)

3641.1

2356.0

 0.4414

Labour force/pop

36.3

33.1

 0.4196

Unemployment rate

24.0

14.1

 0.6496

Literacy Rate

86.4

74.0

 0.0677*

Population Density

197.7

259.2

 0.5749

Phones/pop

234.9

135.4

 0.1895

Population Growth

0.9

1.5

 0.1221

Source: The World Factbook (CIA, Various Years)

 

Notes: 1. (*) Indicates significance at the .10 level; (**) at the .05 level; and (***) at the .01 level.


Appendix Table B. Island Indicators, 1985

Island

Area

Pop.

 Pop.

Pop.

LIT

GDP/pop.

LF/

%UN

Elec/Pop

Phones/

Status(4)

 

(km2)

(000)

Growth

Density

%

(U.S $)

Pop.

kwhrs.

Pop(000)

 

 

 

Amer. Samoa

0

Anguilla

91

7

77

80

29

40

285

171.42857

0

Aruba

0

Bermuda

53.3

58

0.5

1088

98

12400

52

6034

798.10345

0

British V.I.

0

Caymans

0

Cook Islands

240

17

-0.1

71

860

880

69.764706

0

Faroe Islands

1340

46

1.0

34

99

8799

38

4556

443.47826

0

Guadeloupe

1779

333

0.4

187

70

3765

36

822

150.75075

0

Guam

0

Guernsey

0

Isle of Man

0

Jersey

0

Martinique

1100

327

0.1

297

70

4543

31

970

210.70336

0

Mayotte

0

Montserrat

0

N. Caledonia

22139

153

1.7

7

4000

33

8

14189

150.3268

0

No. Marianas

0

Polynesia

4000

166

2.3

42

6400

1610

104.22892

0

Reunion

2512

537

1.1

214

80

1065

133.14711

0

Netherland Antilles

1821

256

1.2

141

95

9140

35

6000

218.75

0

St. Helena

0

St. Pierre/Miquelon

0

Turks & Caicos

430

7

17

99

2017

133.14286

0

U.S. Virgins

0

AVERAGE

3,228

173

1

198

86

5,769

36

24

3,641

235

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix Table C. Island Indicators, 1985

Island

Area

Pop.

 Pop.

Pop.

LIT

GDP/pop.

LF/

%UN

Elec/Pop

Phones/

Status(4)

 

(km2)

(000)

Growth

Density

%

(U.S $)

Pop.

kwhrs.

Pop(000)

 

Antigua

280

80

0.0

286

88

1682

23

22-26

756

83.75

1

Bahrain

676

427

3.8

632

40

10000

33

14,480

201.40515

1

Bahamas

13934

232

2.0

17

89

6581

35

3860

336.85345

1

Barbados

430

252

0.3

586

99

3977

32

11

1,345

289.0873

1

Cape Verde

4040

315

2.0

78

37

353

50

5.5238095

1

Comoros

2171

469

2.9

216

15

330

30

10

3.8379531

1

Cyprus

9251

670

1.3

72

89

3213

2137

223.8806

1

Dominica

753

74

-0.2

98

95

762

31

15-20

216

62.162162

1

Fiji

18376

700

2.1

38

80

1852

25

325

53.592857

1

Grenada

344

88

-0.4

256

300

43

27

300

64.204545

1

Iceland

102845

241

1.0

2

99

44

1

17682

485.06224

1

Kiribati

690

62

1.6

90

90

340

26

5

126

22.580645

1

Maldives

298

178

3.0

597

36

462

37

4690

5.9550562

1

Malta

313

355

-0.5

1134

83

3145

34

8

1,972

232.95775

1

Marshall Is

1

Mauritius

1865

1011

0.9

542

61

1053

35

14

455

37.388724

1

Micronesia

1

Nauru

21

8

1.3

386

99

21400

6,000

187.5

1

Palau

1

St. Kitts

1

St. Lucia

619

122

1.1

197

78

1190

37

13

467

77.868852

1

St. Vincent

389

102

1.4

262

82

628

60

20

220

59.313725

1

Samoa

1

Sao Tome

963

88

0.8

91

50

300

78

17.045455

1

Seychelles

280

66

0.9

236

60

2310

23

787

125.75758

1

Solomons

29785

273

3.7

9

60

460

8

114

7.3260073

1

Tonga

997

107

1.9

107

93

520

75

12.009346

1

Trinidad

5128

1185

1.5

231

95

6651

40

2226

733.33333

1

Tuvalu

26

8

1.7

307

50

570

375

37.5

1

Vanuatu

14763

134

2.7

9

15

154

17.910448

1

AVERAGE

8369.5

289.88

1.472

259.16

72.5

2959.9565

33.111

12.375

2356

135.35228

1

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix Table D. Island Indicators, 1990

Island

Area (km2)

Pop. (000)

 Pop. Growth

Pop. Density

CBR

CDR

NMR

IMR

TFR

LE

LIT %

GDP/pop. (U.S. $)

LF/Pop.

%UN

Elec/Pop kwhrs.

Phones/ Pop(000)

Status(4)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amer. Samoa

199

42

2.9

211

41

4

-8

11

5.4

71.5

99

5,210

24

13.4

1,720

155

0

Anguilla

91

7

0.6

77

24

9

-10

18

3.1

73.5

80

3,350

31

5.0

1,300

127

0

Aruba

193

63

0.2

326

16

6

-8

8

1.8

76.0

95

10,000

40

3.0

15,120

1,146

0

Bermuda

50

58

1.5

1,160

15

7

-6

12

1.7

75.0

98

23,000

55

2.0

7,680

798

0

British V.I.

150

12

1.1

80

20

5

-3

14

2.2

74.0

98

8,900

46

4,870

250

0

Caymans

260

26

4.3

100

14

5

33

10

1.5

77.0

98

10,000

31

8,960

1,346

0

Cook Islands

240

18

0.5

75

22

7

-10

24

3.5

69.0

2,200

32

830

114

0

Faroe Islands

1,400

48

0.9

34

17

8

0

9

2.2

77.5

99

14,000

37

3.0

5,910

581

0

Guadeloupe

760

234

0.8

194

20

7

-6

17

2.1

73.5

75

3,300

35

20.0

920

245

0

Guam

541

141

2.8

261

26

4

5

12

3.0

72.5

90

7,675

38

3.0

16,660

187

0

Guernsey

194

57

0.7

294

12

11

6

6

1.6

75.0

9,340

735

0

Isle of Man

588

65

0.2

111

11

15

5

9

1.8

75.0

7,573

46

1.5

2,930

376

0

Jersey

117

84

0.9

718

12

10

7

6

1.3

75.0

758

0

Martinique

1,100

340

0.9

309

19

7

-3

11

2.1

74.0

75

3,650

29

25.0

990

203

0

Mayotte

375

72

3.9

192

51

12

0

89

6.8

56.0

6

0

Montserrat

100

12

0.3

120

16

10

-4

9

2.2

77.0

77

3,780

43

3.0

930

250

0

N. Caledonia

19,060

153

1.1

8

24

7

-7

39

3.0

67.5

5,810

33

6.2

14,440

213

0

No. Marianas

477

23

3.4

48

43

6

-3

17

5.8

67.5

9,170

76

1,640

0

Polynesia

3,941

190

2.5

48

31

6

0

23

3.9

68.5

6,400

32

8.0

1,350

175

0

Reunion

2,510

596

1.9

238

24

5

0

9

2.6

73.0

80

5000

30.0

965

144

0

Netherland Antilles

960

184

0.2

192

18

5

-11

9

2.0

76.5

95

5,500

26.0

1,990

0

St. Helena

410

7

0.6

16

13

8

0

46

1.4

72.5

1,390

79

0

St. Pierre/Miquelon

242

6

0.4

26

17

7

-6

9

2.2

75.5

2,495

40

13.3

3,970

600

0

Turks & Caicos

430

10

2.3

23

25

5

4

14

3.8

75.0

99

5,000

12.0

1,160

145

0

U.S. Virgins

349

99

0.3

284

22

5

-20

19

2.7

73.0

90

9,030

45

3.5

4,650

447

0

AVERAGE

1,389

102

1

206

22

7

-2

18

3

73

90

7,302

39

10

4,770

395

0

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix Table E. Island Indicators, 1990

Island

Area (km2)

Pop. (000)

 Pop. Growth

Pop. Density

CBR

CDR

NMR

IMR

TFR

LE

LIT %

GDP/pop. (U.S. $)

LF/ Pop.

%UN

Elec/Pop kwhrs.

Phones/Pop (000)

Status(4)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Antigua

440

64

0.3

145

18

6

-10

23

1.7

72.0

90

5,550

47

5.0

1,410

105

1

Bahrain

620

520

3.2

839

28

3

8

19

4.1

73.5

40

7,550

27

9

12,800

188

1

Bahamas

13,940

246

1.2

18

17

6

0

21

1.9

71.5

95

9,875

54

12.0

3,470

402

1

Barbados

430

263

0.6

610

18

8

-5

16

2.1

75.0

99

5,250

43

18.7

1,780

338

1

Cape Verde

4,030

375

3.0

93

49

11

-8

65

6.7

61.0

48

494

27

25.0

50

5

1

Comoros

2,170

460

3.5

212

48

12

0

89

7.0

56.0

15

475

30

16.0

55

4

1

Cyprus

9,250

708

1.0

77

19

8

0

10

2.4

75.5

99

6,100

2.8

2,530

297

1

Dominica

750

85

1.7

113

26

5

-4

13

2.6

76.0

80

1,408

29

10.0

190

54

1

Fiji

18,270

760

1.5

42

28

6

-7

22

3.3

68.0

80

1,750

23

11.0

440

70

1

Grenada

340

84

-0.4

247

36

7

-33

30

4.9

71.5

85

1,535

43

26.0

280

67

1

Iceland

103,000

257

1.1

3

18

7

0

7

2.2

77.5

100

16,200

52

1.3

20,780

525

1

Kiribati

717

70

1.7

98

34

13

-5

65

4.3

54.5

90

500

11

2.0

190

20

1

Maldives

300

218

3.7

726

46

9

0

76

6.6

62.5

36

670

30

50

11

1

Malta

320

353

0.9

1,105

15

8

1

8

2.0

76.0

83

5,100

36

4.4

2,990

433

1

Marshall Is

181

43

3.2

239

39

5

-1

43

5.9

72.5

90

1,500

11

240

1

Mauritius

1,860

1070

1.8

575

21

6

4

20

2.0

69.5

83

1,910

33

3.6

375

45

1

Micronesia

702

105

2.6

149

34

5

-2

26

5.0

70.5

1,500

80.0

340

1

Nauru

21

9

1.5

438

20

5

41

2.3

66.5

99

10,000

0.0

5,300

178

1

Palau

458

14

0.7

31

25

6

-12

26

3.3

71.0

2,260

20.0

1,550

0

1

St. Kitts

360

40

0.3

112

24

10

-11

40

2.7

67.5

80

3,240

50

22.5

1,120

60

1

St. Lucia

620

153

2.6

247

33

5

-2

18

3.8

71.5

78

1,258

29

18.6

530

62

1

St. Vincent

340

113

1.4

331

27

6

-8

32

2.9

70.0

82

1,305

59

30.0

610

58

1

Samoa

2,860

186

2.3

194

34

7

-5

48

4.6

66.5

90

615

20

190

40

1

Sao Tome

960

125

3.0

130

38

8

0

61

5.4

65.5

80

340

17

100

18

1

Seychelles

455

68

0.9

150

24

7

-8

15

2.6

70.0

60

3,720

41

15.0

960

191

1

Solomons

28,450

335

3.5

12

41

5

0

40

6.3

69.5

60

500

7

90

9

1

Tonga

748

101

0.9

135

27

7

-11

24

3.9

67.5

93

850

80

35

1

Trinidad

5,130

1345

2.2

262

28

6

0

10

3.3

71.5

98

3,070

34

22.0

2,700

81

1

Tuvalu

26

9

2.0

351

30

10

0

33

3.1

61.5

>50

530

350

12

1

Vanuatu

14,760

165

3.2

11

37

5

0

36

5.5

69.5

15

820

125

18

1

AVERAGE

7,084

278

2

257

29

7

-4

33

4

69

78

3,196

33

16

2,056

119

1

 

 

 

Appendix Table F. Island Indicators, 1995

Island

Area (km2)

Pop. (000)

   Age Distribution %

 Pop. Growth

Pop. Density

CBR

CDR

NMR

IMR

TFR

 

 

 

 (0-14)

 (15-64)

(65+)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amer. Samoa

199

57

3.8

288

36

4

6

19

4.3

Anguilla

91

7

32

60

8

0.7

78

24

8

-9

17

3.0

Aruba

193

66

23

69

8

0.7

341

15

6

-2

8

1.8

Bermuda

50

62

0.8

1233

15

7

0

13

2.0

British V.I.

150

13

1.3

87

20

6

-2

19

2.3

Caymans

260

33

4.3

128

15

5

33

8

1.4

Cook Islands

240

19

1.1

81

23

5

-7

25

3.3

Faroe Islands

1400

49

24

63

13

1.0

35

18

8

0

8

2.4

Guadeloupe

1780

403

26

66

8

1.2

226

18

6

0

9

2.0

Guam

541

153

2.4

283

25

4

3

15

2.3

Guernsey

194

64

18

66

16

1.0

332

13

10

6

6

1.7

Isle of Man

588

72

18

64

18

1.0

124

14

12

9

8

1.8

Jersey

117

87

17

69

14

0.7

741

13

10

4

5

1.4

Martinique

1100

395

23

67

10

1.1

359

17

6

0

7

1.8

Mayotte

375

97

49

48

3

3.8

259

48

10

0

77

6.7

Montserrat

100

13

0.3

127

16

10

-3

12

2.0

N. Caledonia

19060

185

31

64

5

1.8

10

22

5

0

14

2.6

No. Marianas

477

51

3.0

107

33

5

0

38

2.7

Polynesia

3941

220

36

60

4

2.2

56

28

5

0

15

3.3

Reunion

2510

666

32

62

6

2.0

265

25

5

0

8

2.8

Netherland Antilles

960

204

26

67

7

1.1

212

16

5

0

9

1.9

St. Helena

410

7

0.3

16

10

6

0

36

1.1

St. Pierre/Miquelon

242

7

0.8

28

13

6

0

11

1.7

Turks & Caicos

430

14

2.4

32

13

5

16

13

2.3

U.S. Virgin Islands

352

97

-0.3

276

18

5

-16

13

2.4

AVERAGE

1430.4

121.64

27.3077

63.4615

9.23077

1.54

228.96

20.32

6.56

1.52

16.52

2.44

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                               

 

 

 

CONTINUED

Appendix Table G. Island Indicators, 1995

Island

IMR

TFR

LE

LIT %

GDP/pop. (U.S. $)

LF/ Pop.

%UN

Elec/Pop kwhrs.

Phones/ Pop. (000)

Status(4)

Amer. Samoa

19

4.3

72.9

97

2,600

25

12

1,505

147.4

0

Anguilla

17

3.0

74.0

95

7,000

62

7

862

127.1

0

Aruba

8

1.8

76.6

17,000

1

4,761

1,093.5

0

Bermuda

13

2.0

75.0

98

28,000

52

6

7,745

849.5

0

British V.I.

19

2.3

72.7

98

10,600

38

3,148

230.8

0

Caymans

8

1.4

77.1

98

23,000

24

7

6,899

1,060.6

0

Cook Islands

25

3.3

71.1

3,000

30

741

108.0

0

Faroe Islands

8

2.4

78.3

14,000

37

23

3,953

569.4

0

Guadeloupe

9

2.0

77.2

90

9,000

30

31

1,421

142.2

0

Guam

15

2.3

74.3

99

14,000

31

2

4,797

172.0

0

Guernsey

6

1.7

78.3

9,060

654.7

0

Isle of Man

8

1.8

76.5

10,800

36

1

2,965

339.4

0

Jersey

5

1.4

76.9

732.2

0

Martinique

7

1.8

78.7

93

10,000

25

32

1,677

174.4

0

Mayotte

77

6.7

58.3

600

4.6

0

Montserrat

12

2.0

75.7

97

4,380

40

1,106

230.8

0

N. Caledonia

14

2.6

74.0

91

6,000

27

16

6,178

176.1

0

No. Marianas

38

2.7

67.4

97

10,500

15

0

Polynesia

15

3.3

70.8

98

7,000

35

10

1,189

150.9

0

Reunion

8

2.8

74.0

79

3,900

35

1,454

129.0

0

Netherland Antilles

9

1.9

76.9

98

10,000

44

13

4,054

0

St. Helena

36

1.1

75.1

97

37

78.6

0

St. Pierre/Miquelon

11

1.7

76.0

99

10,000

42

10

6,013

514.4

0

Turks & Caicos

13

2.3

75.4

98

6,000

12

860

103.3

0

U.S. Virgin Islands

13

2.4

75.3

11,000

47

4

9,172

607.5

0

AVERAGE

16.52

2.44

74.34

95.4

9,926

35.632

13.059

3,789

365.1

0

 

 

 

 

 

Appendix Table H. Island Indicators, 1995

Island

Area

Pop.

   Age Distribution %

 Pop.

Pop.

CBR

CDR

NMR

IMR

TFR

 

(km2)

(000)

 (0-14)

 (15-64)

(65+)

Growth

Density

 

 

 

 

 

Antigua

440

65

25

69

6

0.7

148

17

5

-5

18

1.7

Bahrain

620

576

31

67

2

2.6

929

24

3

5

18

3.1

Bahamas

13940

257

28

66

6

1.1

18

19

6

-3

24

2.0

Barbados

430

256

24

66

10

0.2

596

15

8

-5

19

1.8

Cape Verde

4030

436

50

47

3

3.0

108

45

9

-7

56

6.2

Comoros

2170

549

48

49

3

3.6

253

46

10

0

77

6.7

Cyprus

9250

737

26

64

10

0.9

80

16

7

0

9

2.3

Dominica

750

83

29

64

7

0.4

110

19

5

-9

10

2.0

Fiji

18270

773

36

61

3

1.2

42

24

6

-6

18

2.9

Grenada

340

94

43

52

5

0.5

278

30

6

-19

12

3.9

Iceland

103000

266

24

65

11

0.9

3

16

7

0

4

2.1

Kiribati

717

79

2.0

111

31

12

1

98

3.7

Maldives

300

261

47

50

3

3.6

871

43

7

0

50

6.2

Malta

320

370

22

67

11

0.8

1155

13

7

2

8

1.9

Marshall Is

181

56

51

47

2

3.9

310

46

7

0

48

6.9

Mauritius

1860

1127

28

66

6

0.9

606

19

6

-4

18

2.2

Micronesia

702

123

3.4

175

28

6

12

37

4.0

Nauru

21

10

1.3

483

18

5.1

0

41

2.1

Palau

458

17

1.8

36

22

7

2

25

2.9

St. Kitts

269

41

35

57

8

0.9

152

23

10

-5

19

3.0

St. Lucia

620

156

35

60

5

1.2

252

22

6

-5

21

2.4

St. Vincent

340

117

34

61

5

0.7

345

20

5

-8

17

2.0

Samoa

2860

209

40

56

4

2.4

73

32

6

-2

36

4.0

Sao Tome

960

140

40

55

5

2.6

146

35

9

0

62

4.4

Seychelles

455

73

32

62

6

0.8

160

21

7

-7

11

2.2

Solomons

28450

399

46

51

3

3.4

14

38

5

0

27

6.0

Tonga

748

106

0.8

143

24

7

-10

20

3.6

Trinidad

5130

1271

31

64

5

0.1

248

17

7

-9

19

2.0

Tuvalu

26

10

36

59

5

1.6

384

25

9

0

28

3.1

Vanuatu

14760

174

41

56

3

2.2

12

31

9

0

66

4.1

AVERAGE

7080.57

294.367

35.28

59.24

5.48

1.65

274.7

25.97

6.97

2.733

30.53

3.378

 

 

 

 

CONTINUED

Appendix Table I. Island Indicators, 1995

Island

LE

LIT

GDP/pop.

LF/

%UN

Elec/Pop

Phones/

Status(4)