Topics Conditions for revoking citizenship

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Describes the conditions under which a government is allowed to revoke an individual's citizenship. Some constitutions expressly forbid the government from revoking citizenship, regardless of the circumstances.


Culture and Identity


nationals; subjects

Survey Questions

  • Under what conditions can citizenship be revoked?