Below is the information required by law about the Internet website of the „The Democracy Ranking of the Quality of Democracy“ ( as well as other important legal details.

The host of this Internet website is a committee of three persons: Sàndor HASENÖHRL, Christa PÖLZLBAUER and David F. J. CAMPBELL (named „the Committee“ in the following).

A-1090 Vienna, Austria
Phone: ++43 1 319 56 79
Cell: ++43 676 721 52 90

Legal Structure:
The Committee is represented by individual persons with their own entity.

The Committee makes every effort to provide timely and accurate information. Nevertheless, mistakes and confusions may occur. The Committee does not assume liability for relevance, accuracy, and completeness of the information provided. The Committee is only liable for material or immaterial damages if it can be proven that the Committee caused damage deliberately or through gross negligence. The damages include those which arise from the use or misuse of the information provided or direct or indirect damages which arise through the use of faulty or incomplete information The same goes for the documents available free of charge which can be used for downloading. The Committee reserves the right to change, supplement, or delete some or all of the information on its Internet web site without notice. Similarly, the Committee also reserves the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue the Internet website.
Individuals or organizations providing information on the internet are only responsible for illegal and punishable contents derived from other sources which are accessed by direct or indirect connections, e.g. links, if the individuals and organizations are aware of the nature of these contents on these web sites. Contents derived from other sources are noted appropriately. The Committee has no influence whatsoever on contents derived from another sources and does not promote them. The Committee has no knowledge of illegal or offensive contents contained in the linked web sites from other information providers. If there are illegal and offensive contents on the web sites of other information providers, the Committee distances itself from these contents.

Privacy Policy:
The Committee takes the privacy of our visitors very seriously. The Committee does not share the information it collects, whether general or personal, in any specific way with third parties without visitor consent or as otherwise required by law.
The Committee may collect personal information including email addresses.The Committee will never sell, lease or share personal information, including names and email addresses, with any third party. Visitors will not be required to provide personal information for ordinary use of the site. Visitors may have the opportunity to provide the Committee with their personal information in response to specific services (e.g., signing up for its email notification list). In order to receive additional services, visitors may be required to provide personal information such as names and email addresses.
The Committee’s Privacy Policy only applies to this website. Other websites, including those that link to the Democracy Ranking of the Quality of Democracy, or that the Democracy Ranking of the Quality of Democracy links to, may have their own policies.

The layout, graphics and other contents of this webpage of the Democracy Ranking of the Quality of Democracy are protected by copyright law. Unless indicated otherwise: © Sàndor HASENÖHRL, Christa PÖLZLBAUER and David F. J. CAMPBELL. All rights reserved.

Concept, Design and Realization:
Patrick Scherhaufer