Contents WHAT iS THE OL RANKiNG? Why THE OL RANKiNG? WHAT iS An Ol? Methodology THE OL RANKiNG WhAt is Opposition Leaders?
WHAT iS THE OL RANKiNG?The OL Ranking is a ranking of the mostpopular World opposition leaders whichcompares and analyzes their capacity toextend a network of influence throughsocial media and thus built an oppositionnetwork.
Why THE OL RANKiNG?This ranking is the first step ever inmonitoring the social activity, and itstranscendence, of the main politicalactors when it comes to controlgovernment’s activity .The final objective of this project is toget a detailed database which will bringout an overview about the differentstrategies and tactics used by nongovernmental parties to erode theexecutive power.
WHAT iS An Ol?The OL (Opposition Leader or Leader of theOpposition) is a title traditionally heldby the leader of the largest party not ingovernment in a Westminster System ofparliamentary government. The Leader ofthe Opposition is often seen as thealternative PrimeMinister, Premier or Chief Minister to thepresent incumbent, and heads a rivalalternative government known as the ShadowCabinet or Opposition Front Bench1.1Wikipedia
MethodologyThe OL Rank is based on three fundamentalvariables: future expectations (based onage), experience in office and use ofsocial media. The first two categories areranked from 1 to 19 and represent the 17%of the final average each.The use of social media analysesboth, personal and party popularity onsocial the networks Twitter and Facebook.The final OL Rank measures the averageposition in the three variablesanalyzed, so the fewer is the OLvalue, the higher leaders are in theranking.
ChAnges FROM 2ND EDiTiONJack Layton take a leave of absence in the summerof 2011 for health reasons. Nicole Turmel replaceshim as Leader of the Offcial Opposition.Mariano Rajoy and Arun Jaitley join Twitter.It is added the opposition leader of Lok Sabha[INDIA], Sushma Swaraj.It is added the Twitter and Facebook of Canada’sNew Democratic Party.It is added the Twitter of New Zealand’s LabourParty.
THE OL RANKiNG [October 2011]Place Name Country Party OL Rank 1 Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 2,3 2 Mariano Rajoy Brey Spain PP 2,6 3 Abhisit Vejjajiva Thailand Democrat Party 2,7 4 Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 3,3 5 Sushma Swaraj India Bharatiya Janata Party 3,4 6 Tony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 4,0 7 Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 4,2 8 Joseph Muscat Malta Labour Party 4,3 9 Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 4,4 10 Antonis Samaras Greece New Democracy 5,3 11 Micheál Martin Ireland Fianna Fáil 5,4 12 Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 5,8 13 Zoran Milanović Croatia SDP 6,0 14 Ranil Wickremesinghe Sri Lanka United National Party 6,3 15 Nisar Ali Khan Pakistan Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz Wing 6,3 16 Athol Trollip South Africa Democratic Alliance 7,0 17 Hector John Dominica UWP 7,4 18 Nycole Turmel Canada New Democratic Party 7,6 Millis Malcolm (Mick) 19 Beddoes Fiji United Peoples Party 8,1 Solomon 20 Derek Sikua Islands Solomon Islands Liberal Party 8,7
THE top 3 (ol rAnk)#1 #2 +2 #3 -1 Anwar Ibrahim Mariano Rajoy Brey Abhisit Vejjajiva The networker The challenger The popularAnwar Ibrahim excels in the After 2749 days in opposition, polls for Keeps his popularity fromuse of social media, has make Mariano Rajoy the next president Prime Minister. Is the mostexperience in the business of Spain. He joined twitter during the followed and the fifthand has never been Prime campaing exceeding Ed Miliband And youngest OL.Minister. Abhisit Vejjajiva in only 2 months.
THE leAders (by continent) +2 -12 +2 -1Anwar Ibrahim Tony Abbott Mariano Rajoy Jack Layton Tzipi Livni
THE YOUNGESTS#1 +1 #2 #3 -1 Joseph Muscat Hector John Ed Miliband
Most experienced in office#1 -1 #2 +1 #3 +2 Millis Malcolm Ranil Wickremesinghe Mariano Rajoy Brey (Mick) Beddoes
Top Climbers PlaceIncrease Place August October Name Country Party OL Rank 0 1 1 Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 2,3 2 4 2 Mariano Rajoy Brey Spain PP 2,6 -1 2 3 Abhisit Vejjajiva Thailand Democrat Party 2,7 -1 3 4 Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 3,3 - - 5 Sushma Swaraj India Bharatiya Janata Party 3,4 -1 5 6 Tony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 4,0 2 9 7 Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 4,2 -1 7 8 Joseph Muscat Malta Labour Party 4,3 -1 8 9 Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 4,4 0 10 10 Antonis Samaras Greece New Democracy 5,3 1 12 11 Micheál Martin Ireland Fianna Fáil 5,4 2 14 12 Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 5,8 0 13 13 Zoran Milanović Croatia SDP 6,0 1 15 14 Ranil Wickremesinghe Sri Lanka United National Party 6,3 Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz 1 16 15 Nisar Ali Khan Pakistan Wing 6,3 -5 11 16 Athol Trollip South Africa Democratic Alliance 7,0 0 17 17 Hector John Dominica UWP 7,4 -12 6 18 Nycole Turmel Canada New Democratic Party 7,6 Millis Malcolm (Mick) -1 18 19 Beddoes Fiji United Peoples Party 8,1 Solomon -1 19 20 Derek Sikua Islands Solomon Islands Liberal Party 8,7
iNcreAse of followers since August> Twitter Followers TwitterOL Country Political Party FollowersMariano Rajoy Brey Spain PP 71641Abhisit Vejjajiva Thailand Democrat Party 51126Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 14913Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 11882Tony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 4150Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 1158Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 712Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 710Micheál Martin Ireland Fianna Fáil 154Joseph Muscat Malta Labour Party 61> TweetsOL Country Political Party TweetsMariano Rajoy Brey Spain PP 1513Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 1473Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 302Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 122Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 88Joseph Muscat Malta Labour Party 44Tony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 41Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 31
> Facebook fansOL Country Political Party Facebook pageAbhisit Vejjajiva Thailand Democrat Party 75182Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 5915Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 4286Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 2317Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 1102Tony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 982Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 466Athol Trollip South Africa Democratic Alliance 20Micheál Martin Ireland Fianna Fáil 12> Followers Party > Fans Party Twitter FacebookPolitical Party Followers Political Party FansPP 10214 New Democratic Party 5188 PP 2655Democratic Alliance 4849 Labour Party 2254Democrat Party 3690New Democratic Party 1917 Liberal Party 1033 Labour Party 500Labour Party 1523 PKR 390Liberal Party 1163PKR 699 Kadima 272Labour Party 68 Fianna Fáil 133
Followers increAse per tweet?OL Country Political Party Follwers/tweetTony Abbott Australia Liberal Party 101Ed Miliband UK Labour Party 97Mariano Rajoy Brey Spain PP 47Arun Jaitley India Bharatiya Janata Party 37Anwar Ibrahim Malaysia PKR 10Tzipi Livni Israel Kadima 8Phil Goff New Zealand Labour Party 2Joseph Muscat Malta Labour Party 1
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