Results

Perceptions on gender equality, gender-based violence, lived poverty and basic freedoms in Namibia Findings from the Round 6 survey in Namibia (2014). Read more
Namibia continues to lessen lived poverty Namibiai has experienced a dramatic decline in inequality and poverty over the past decades, according to official statistics from the National Statistics Agency and the National Planning Commission. The Gini coefficient (the measure of income... Read more
Namibia manages the economy well, but creates too few jobs Most Namibians think that the economy has been well managed over the years, but at the same time, they think that the government has failed in creating enough jobs and narrowing income gaps. Successive Afrobarometer surveys have shown that the Namibian... Read more
Namibians express strong policy preferences in comparison to the government Most Namibians favour policy changes from the status quo on several specific policies asked about in the 2014 Afrobarometer Round 6 survey, despite showing strong support for the ruling party. For example, 78% of Namibians interviewed for the Round 6... Read more
Namibians’ public policy preferences Findings from the Round 6 survey in Namibia (2014). Read more
The 2014 elections, the Constitution, and democracy in Namibia Findings from the Round 6 survey in Namibia (2014). Read more
Constitutional amendment passed without adequate public consultation, Namibians say Most Namibians (55%) say the controversial Third Constitutional Amendment1 was passed without adequate public consultation, according to a new Afrobarometer survey. Read more
Trust, approval ratings high for Namibia’s president and prime minister following a long trend Most Namibians trust their president and prime minister and approve of their job performance, the latest Afrobarometer survey indicates. Read more
Electoral Continuity Expected in 2014: SWAPO dominates, but opposition parties survive and tolerance may be increasing The SWAPO Party of Namibia continues to dominate the political scene in Namibia, with strong advantages in public trust and voter preference, but public tolerance of opposition parties may also be on the increase, according to the latest Afrobarometer... Read more
Democracy, political parties, and corruption preferences, Namibia Findings from the Round 5 survey in Namibia (2012-2013). Read more