Countries

Latest country-specific releases

WP183: Traditional authority and state legitimacy: Evidence from Namibia
Do African traditional leaders weaken state legitimacy at the local level? Read more
Despite their country’s tremendous reserves of bauxite, iron ore, gold, and diamonds, 55% of Guineans live under the poverty line. Read more
South Africans believe corruption is increasing in the country
South Africans believe corruption is increasing in the country. Read more

Latest multi-country releases

Global Corruption Barometer – Africa 2019: Citizens’ views and experiences of corruption
One in four people in Africa have to pay bribes to access services, Corruption Barometer shows. Read more
PP58: Africans want open elections – especially if they bring change
Africans want high-quality elections – especially if they bring change at the top. Read more
WP182: Is there an anti-politics of electricity? Access to the grid and reduced political participation in Africa
Power, not politics: Do Africans with access to the electric grid choose cold drinks, cooled air, and TV over political participation? Read more