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Latest country-specific releases

On a pressing issue facing Zimbabwe’s new government – currency reform – the country’s citizens express a strong preference for using the U.S. dollar or Zimbabwe dollar rather than bond notes or the South African rand, according to a recent public... Read more
AD237: Gender equality in Tanzania: Uproar and perceived progress
Gender makes headlines in Tanzania, as when the president attacks birth control and endorses kicking pregnant girls out of school or when fake fingernails and eyelashes are banned from Parliament. Read more
Swaziland summary of results (2018)
Afrobarometer Round 7; Survey in eSwatini, 2018. Read more

Latest multi-country releases

Do East Africans still want a free media? Afrobarometer finds weakening popular support
Popular support for a free news media has declined significantly in Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania – three countries currently making headlines for government attempts to limit press freedom. Read more
WP181: Do electoral systems affect how citizens hold their government accountable? Evidence from Africa
Does proportional representation encourage citizen protests? Evidence from Africa. Read more
WP180: Police-citizen interaction in Africa: An exploration of factors that influence victims’ reporting of crimes
Why do so many crime victims in Africa not report to the police? It’s less about trust and more about access. Read more