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Lobamba, Mbabane
First surveyed in
1.1 million

Eswatini has completed surveys with Afrobarometer in 2013, 2015, 2018 and 2021. Surveys are conducted in SiSwati and English. The national partner is QA Strategic Information.

Key stats

Data from the Round 8 survey in Eswatini.
59 %
of Emaswati say the country needs many political parties to give voters a real choice in who governs them.
35 %
of citzens say the country is going in the right direction.
16 %
of Emaswati say they are “fairly satisfied” or “very satisfied” with the way their democracy is working.