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Lesotho

Capital
Maseru
First surveyed in
2000
Population
2. 142 million

Lesotho has completed surveys with Afrobarometer in 2000, 2003, 2005, 2008, 2012, 2014, 2017 and 2020. Surveys are conducted in English and Sesotho. The national partner is Advision Lesotho. 

Key stats

54 %
of Basotho say that southern African countries should respect the independence of other countries in the region.
57 %
of Basotho are not satisfied with the way democracy works in Lesotho.
39 %
of Basotho believe daughters should be allowed to suceed to traditional chieftaincy.

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