Publications

Welcome to the Afrobarometer publications section. For short, topical analyses, try our briefing papers (for survey rounds 1-5) and dispatches (starting with Round 6). For longer, more technical analyses of policy issues, check our policy papers. Our working papers are full-length analytical pieces developed for publication in academic journals or books. You can also search the entire publications database by keyword(s), language, country, and/or author.

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Access to justice in Côte d'Ivoire: Building a legal system that citizens trust and use remains a challenge. Read more
Ugandans view social services1 as the most important problems facing the country and the areas in greatest need of additional government investment, according to citizens’ responses in national Afrobarometer surveys. Read more
Popular discontent with economy and democracy predates recent anti-austerity protests. Read more
[PORTUGUESE] A maioria dos Moçambicanos vêem o voto como um bom dever dos cidadãos - talvez uma indicação de que apesar dos elevados níveis actuais de insatisfação, não desistiram totalmente da democracia. Read more
Faith in democracy is slipping in Mozambique. Read more
Citizens see positive impact of mining in Madagascar. Read more
After 33-year absence, Moroccans bring decidedly mixed attitudes toward regional integration. Read more
Citizens say it builds trust in government, but bias hurts its credibility. Read more
WP171: Do electoral handouts affect voting behavior?
Evidence from five African countries shows little to no effect on voter turnout or vote shares. Read more
Despite progress, one-fourth of Ghanaians still experience water shortage. Read more

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