Registry of Anthropological Data Wiki
  • Archive: Minorities at Risk (MAR) Project
  • Primary Data Collector: Ted Robert Gurr
  • Description: MAR tracks 283 politically-active ethnic groups throughout the world from 1945 to the present -- identifying where they are, what they do, and what happens to them. MAR focuses specifically on ethnopolitical groups, non-state communal groups that have "political significance" in the contemporary world because of their status and political actions.
  • Data and Document Types: risk assessments, analytic summaries, chronologies, quantitative data in CSV files tracking 71 variables like language, social customs.
  • Nature of Collection: digital files in ASCII, CSV, and a MARgene data generation program format
  • Finding Aid: Codebook at: