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Sierra Leonean perceptions of democracy

11 Nov 2015 Sierra Leone
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Findings from Afrobarometer Round 6 survey in Sierra Leone in 2015.

At a glance:

Support for democracy: A majority of Sierra Leoneans prefer democracy, support multiparty elections, and reject non-democratic alternatives (one-party, one-man, and military rule).

Satisfaction with democracy: More than one-third of Sierra Leoneans say they are not satisfied with the way democracy is working in their country.

Accountability: A majority of Sierra Leoneans want their government to be accountable for its actions.

Term limits: A large majority of Sierra Leoneans (87%) support a two-term limit for the presidency.