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Citizens’ perceptions of the economy
Findings from Afrobarometer Round 8 survey in Kenya. Read more
More than four in 10 Ghanaians aren’t taking sides yet in a presidential race, outnumbering declared supporters of the ruling party as well as its challengers, the latest Afrobarometer survey shows. Read more
Afrobarometer November 2019
November highlights. Read more
Efforts to provide “reliable energy for all” are making little progress in Africa, a new Afrobarometer analysis shows. Read more
Corruption and public service delivery
Highlights from the Ghana Afrobarometer Round 8 survey: 3 December 2019. Read more
More than half of Ghanaians say the level of corruption in the country has increased and the government is doing a poor job in fighting it, a new Afrobarometer survey shows. Approval ratings for the government’s anti-corruption efforts have declined... Read more
Ghanaians’ approval ratings on indicators of their government’s economic performance have declined sharply compared to 2017, a new Afrobarometer survey shows. Read more
New joiner: Kuukuah Baiden
Kuukuah Baiden is a people-development enthusiast, customer advocate, and lifelong learner. She continuously seeks to develop synergy between people satisfaction and organizational goals and enjoys working with a team that values innovation, diversity,... Read more
Infrastructure and roads are the most frequently cited problem that Ghanaians want government to address, a new Afrobarometer survey indicates. For the first time since 2002, infrastructure/roads tops the list of citizens’ priority problems, beating out... Read more
Development leaders gathered in Washington, D.C., last week to recognize Afrobarometer’s achievements over the past 20 years as well as its ambitions for a third decade of giving voice to ordinary Africans. Read more

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