Wikidata:Property proposal/Library of Parliament Person ID

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Library of Parliament person ID[edit]

Originally proposed at Wikidata:Property proposal/Person

DescriptionIdentifier for federal politicians in Canada (by the Library of Parliament)
RepresentsLibrary of Parliament (Q1125633)
Data typeExternal identifier
Allowed values[1-9]\d{4}
Example 1Megan Leslie (Q6808691)17269
Example 2Alexa McDonough (Q2604970)15550
Example 3Justin Trudeau (Q3099714)17300
External linksUse in sister projects: [de][en][es][fr][it][ja][ko][nl][pl][pt][ru][sv][vi][zh][commons][species][wd].
Planned useAdding identifiers to Canadian politicians
Number of IDs in sourceThousands
Expected completenessalways incomplete (Q21873886) (As will grow with each election)
Formatter URL$1


Adding the electoral history of candidates in Canadian federal elections; having this as an identifier would give easy access to their records. Ebe123 (talk | contributions) 22:30, 16 March 2019 (UTC)