Burkina Faso Round 4 summary of results (2008) Round 4 summary of results for Burkina Faso survey. Read more
AD112: Do trustworthy institutions matter for development? Corruption, trust, and government performance in Africa This Afrobarometer dispatch explores whether African citizens think that political institutions – ranging from the state presidency to local government councils – are worthy of their trust and whether public trust matters for development outcomes. Read more
AD70: Citizen engagement in Zimbabwe at lowest level in a decade Most Zimbabweans say it's the duty of every citizen to participate in national and community affairs between elections, but very few do. Read more
BP4: Poverty, poverty measurement, and democracy in Southern Africa How does poverty shape the prospects for consolidating democratic government? Read more
WP53: Atitudes em relação à qualidade da democracia em Cabo Verde Dá-me um imenso prazer apresentar o relatório que têm entre mãos. É um documento de valor único. Afinal, antes do Afrobarómetro, quem sabia o que os cabo-verdianos pensavam acerca da sua democracia, do seu governo, da sua economia e da sua comunidade?... Read more
WP92: Ethnically dominated party systems and the quality of democracy: Evidence from sub-Saharan Africa This paper is devoted to assessing whether and how the extent to which party systems are ethnicallydominated affects the quality of democracy. Using Afrobarometer survey data, we devise a new indexfor measuring levels of ethnic voting (CVELI) and... Read more
AD25: Zimbabweans see corruption on the increase but fear consequences of reporting Transparency International consistently ranks Zimbabwe among the most corrupt countries in the world (156th out of 175 countries in its 2014 Corruption Perceptions Index). Read more
Voting and Democratic Citizenship in Africa How do individual Africans view competitive elections? How do they behave at election time? What are the implications of new forms of popular participation for citizenship and democracy? Drawing on a decade of research from the cross-national... Read more
PP38: Still no alternative? Popular views of the opposition in Southern Africa’s one-party dominant regimes Five Southern African countries have democracies dominated by parties that emerged from liberation movements and have governed since independence: Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Read more
BP115: Zimbabweans' views on empowerment: Jobs vs. business takeovers A wide policy disjuncture exists both inside and outside Zimbabwe’s coalition government regarding the best way to empower the country’s citizens. Empowerment is a popular war cry among most former colonies, especially those that were under a settler... Read more