Pro-Government Militias Website

Membership Characteristics

Select a characteristic of PGM members from the list below.

adolescents
children
criminals
ethnic
ex soldiers
foreign nationals
former rebels
ideology
mercenary
no information
party activists
peasants
professional group
religious
security forces
students
unclear
unemployed
urban
village/rural
workers


This field records the main characteristics of PGM members. Multiple categories are possible. As the range of members was unknown prior to the search, coders could add categories of members as they found them. Examples of membership include ethnicity, religion, ideology, children, security forces and urban.