The BGMP V1.2 dataset contains data on 51 personal characteristics of all the Bulgarian MPs between 1990 and 2011. It covers 7 parliamentary terms beginning with the 7th Grand National Assembly. The data is gathered from diverse institutional sources, but primarily from documents of the Central Electoral Commission and archives of the Bulgarian National Assembly. The dataset is free to download from the link below.
The 1.3 update provides data for two additional parliamentry terms between 2011 and 2015. The new data are compiled by Joana Angelova.
The dataset is subject to copyright and can be used for noncommercial and academic purposes only. If you use the data, please cite as follows:
Stoychev, Stoycho P. 2010. The Bulgarian Members of Parliament Dataset V1.2. www.stoychev.eu [accessed dd/mm/yyyy]
Stoychev, Stoycho P. and Angelova, Joana. 2015. The Bulgarian Members of Parliament Dataset V1.3. DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.2687.3362
Please check this site for the latest version of the dataset. For any questions and suggestions, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org