Topics Restrictions on entry or exit

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


Primarily concerned with the movements of foreign nationals, describes the powers of the government to restrict entry into or exit out of the state.


Culture and Identity


nationals; subjects

Survey Questions

  • Does the constitution restrict entry or exit of the states borders?