Documentation for all previous versions of the Hansard Speeches and Sentiment dataset:

Hansard Speeches and Sentiment V2.2

Download from Zenodo A public dataset of speeches in the Hansard, stored as a tibble class in RDS files, for the R programming language, and also available in CSV format.1 The dataset provides information on every speech made in the House of Commons between the parliament returned from the 1979 general election and the dissolution of parliament for the 2017 general election, with information on the speaking MP, their party, gender, birth date2, starting and finishing dates as an MP, and age at the time of the speech. [Read More]

Hansard Speeches and Sentiment V2.4

Download from Zenodo A public dataset of speeches in the Hansard, stored as a tibble class in RDS files, for the R programming language.1 House of Commons between the parliament returned from the 1979 general election and the parliamentary summer recess starting on 2017-07-20, with information on the speaking MP, their party, gender, birth date2, starting and finishing dates as an MP, and age at the time of the speech. [Read More]

Hansard Speeches and Sentiment V2.1

Download from Zenodo A public dataset of speeches in the Hansard, stored as a tibble class in RDS files, for the R programming language, and also available in CSV format.1 The dataset provides information on every speech made in the House of Commons between the parliament returned from the 1979 general election and the dissolution of parliament for the 2017 general election, with information on the speaking MP, their party, gender, birthdate2, starting and finishing dates as an MP, and age at the time of the speech. [Read More]

Hansard Speeches and Sentiment V2

A public dataset of speeches in the Hansard. The dataset provides information on every speech made in the House of Commons between the parliament returned from the 1979 general election and the dissolution of parliament for the 2017 general election, with information on the speaking MP, their party, gender and age at the time of the speech. The dataset also includes all speeches made from 1936 to the dissolution of parliament for the 1979 general election. [Read More]