Multiculturalism Policies in Contemporary Democracies

Multiculturalism Policies

in Contemporary Democracies

Multiculturalism Policies

in Contemporary Democracies

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Results for National Minority Policies

View / download the National Minority Policies Index, Second Edition, 2021.

Results by Country

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Tabulated Data Scores

Table 1: Summary Scores

This section displays the tabulated summary scores from 1980, 2000, 2010, and 2020.  Links in this table will take you to the supporting evidence for the country's scores.

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Total Scores by Country

  TOTAL SCORE (out of 6)
Country 1980 2000 2010 2020
Belgium 3.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Canada 4.5 5 6 6
Finland 4 4.5 4.5 4.5
France 0 1 1.5 1.5
Greece 0 0 0 0
Italy 4 4.5 4.5 4.5
Japan 0 0 0 0
Spain 4 4.5 5.5 5.5
Switzerland 4 4 4 4
United Kingdom 1.5 5 6 6
United States 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5
AVERAGE 2.6 3.4 3.7 3.7

Table 2: Indicator Scores

This section displays the tabulated scores for each indicator from 1980, 1990, 2000, 2010, and 2020.  Links in this table will take you to the supporting evidence for the country's scores.

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Country Scores by Indicator

Part 1:  Territorial Autonomy Official Language Status Guaranteed Representation
Country 1980 2000 2010 2020 1980 2000 2010 2020 1980 2000 2010 2020
Belgium 0.5 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0.5 1 1 1
Canada 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Finland 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
France 0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 0 0.5 0.5 0 0 0 0
Greece 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spain 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0.5 0.5 1 1
Switzerland 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
United Kingdom 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 0.5 1 1 1
United States 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0

 

Part 2:  Public Funding Affirmation of 
Multinationalism
International Personality
Country 1980 2000 2010 2020 1980 2000 2010 2020 1980 2000 2010 2020
Belgium 1 1 1 1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 1 1 1
Canada 1 1 1 1 0 0.5 1 1 0.5 0.5 1 1
Finland 0.5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
France 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greece 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italy 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 0.5 0.5
Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spain 1 1 1 1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 0.5 1 1
Switzerland 1 1 1 1 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0 0 0 0
United Kingdom 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1
United States 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5