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Social Conflict Analysis Database Version 3.2


General Info
Coverage type 
GBD region
Time period covered 
01/1990 - 12/2015
Series or system 
Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD)
Data type
Event data:
  • GPS coordinates (GIS)

This database includes riots, strikes, intercommunal conflict, protests, government violence and other events. Version 3.2 contains the addition of of Mexico, the Carribean, and Central America.

Suggested citation 

Salehyan I, Hendrix CS, Hamner J, Case C, Linebarger C, Stull E, Williams J, Robert S. Strauss Center for International Security and Law. Social Conflict in Africa: A New Database. Int Interact. 2012; 38(4): 503-511.