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Afrobarometer in the field: Round 7 training. Read more
Kenyans regarded Corruption, Unemployment and Insecurity as the 3 most important problems they wanted addressed late last year, pushing down the Cost of Living which has featured prominently in recent years from among those at the top of the list. Read more
Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey in Kenya. Read more
Findings from Afrobarometer Round 7 survey in Kenya. Read more
Kenyans’ economic outlook brighter, Afrobarometer survey finds
A plurality of Kenyans say the country is going in the right direction – double the optimistic response in 2011. But a majority of citizens still describe economic conditions as bad, according to a new Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Kenyans are increasingly satisfied with their democracy and overwhelmingly supportive of honest elections as the best way of choosing their leaders, but many fear election-related violence, the latest Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
By Peter Penar. He is a researcher for Afrobarometer and a PhD candidate in the Department of Political Science at Michigan State University. Read more
Peter Penar
Understanding the world through data. Read more
Kim Yi Dionne is Five College Assistant Professor of Government at Smith College. She studies identity, public opinion, political behavior, and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries. Read more
Kimi Yi Dionne
Afrobarometer December highlights
Afrobarometer December 2016 highlights Read more

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