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Burkina Faso

Capital
Ouagadougou
First surveyed in
2008
Population
20.9 million

Burkina Faso has completed surveys with Afrobarometer in 2008, 2012, 2015, 2017 and 2019. Surveys are conducted in French, Moore, Dioula and Fulfulde. The National Partner is Le Centre pour la Gouvernance Démocratique

Key stats

Data from the Round 8 survey in Burkina Faso.
83 %
of Burkinabè say local security associations improve security in the country.
72 %
of citizens say the wealthy should pay higher tax rates than ordinary people in order to support programs to help the poor.
78 %
of Burkinabè support a government right to monitor private communications to protect public safety.