Data name: 
scad
Data Category: 
politics
Data Format: 
zip
Data Path: 
politics/scad/data/zip
Data Last Access: 
Friday, 13 October, 2017
Data JRC Contact Info: 
cesar.carmona-moreno@ec.europa.eu
Data Credits: 
Please cite data as: Salehyan, Idean, Cullen S. Hendrix, Jesse Hamner, Christina Case, Christopher Linebarger, Emily Stull, and Jennifer Williams. Social conflict in Africa: A new database. International Interactions 38, no. 4 (2012): 503-511.
Data Availability: 
REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Data Use Limitations: 
See URL
Data temporal frequency: 
not specified
Data Spatial Extent: 
Data Region of Interest: 
Africa
Data Short Description: 
Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD)
Data Extended Description: 
The Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD) includes protests, riots, strikes, inter-communal conflict, government violence against civilians, and other forms of social conflict not systematically tracked in other conflict datasets. SCAD currently includes information social conflicts from 1990-2015, covering all of Africa and now also Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean.