Downloadable Datasets

The rDMC dataset is produced in 3 different formats that can be downloaded as .csv files below. For more detailed explanations of the different versions, please see the codebook.

How to cite:

Gannon, J Andrés. “Planes, Trains, and Armored Mobiles: Introducing a Dataset of the Global Distribution of Military Capabilities (RDMC).” International Studies Quarterly 0(0), (2023).

rDMC raw provides information at the most disaggregated unit level

rDMC long provides information at the technology level. Each row represents a country-year-technology

rDMC wide is identical in content to rDMC long. Each row represents a country-year