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Niger

Capital
Niamey
First surveyed in
2013
Population
24.21 million

Niger has completed surveys with Afrobarometer in 2013, 2015, 2018 and 2020. Surveys are conducted in French, Fulfude, Hausa, Tuareg and Zarma/Songhai. The national partner is Laboratoire d’Etudes et de Recherches sur les Dynamiques Sociales et le Développement Local

Key stats

Data from the Round 9 survey in Niger.
74 %
of Nigeriens say the president must always obey the laws and court, even if he thinks they are wrong.
80 %
of citizens say they trust the police/gendarmes "somewhat" or "a lot."
52 %
of Nigeriens believe that the country is headed "in the wrong direction."