Description Usage Arguments Details Value Author(s) References See Also

Calculates absolute citizen congruence.

1 | ```
acc(Z,R)
``` |

`Z` |
Population vector |

`R` |
Vector for the representatives, or single point (e.g. government) |

The representation score is calculated as: (1/N) * sum|Zi - median(R)|. There is a derivative (`accm`

) which uses the mean rather than the median here.

Representation score

Didier Ruedin

Golder, M., and J. Stramski. 2010. Ideological Congruence and Electoral Institutions. American Journal of Political Science 54 (1): 90-106.

polrep documentation built on Feb. 24, 2018, 3:01 a.m.

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