Topics Citizenship of indigenous groups

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


Clarifies the citizenship status of members of indigenous groups. In some cases indigenous groups may be granted citizenship in a sub-national unit.


Culture and Identity; Rights and Duties

Survey Questions

  • Are indigenous groups explicitly granted full citizenship?