This research project measures the social, economic and political climate in Africa via comparative series of national public attitude surveys. These surveys are conducted on a regular basis, using a standard set of questions to allow for comparison among countries. Data from round 1 to 4 of the project is available in Excel and SPSS format for each country. The site also provides access to questionnaires and survey methods via the Survey link, briefing papers, a compendium of results available for each round and an Online Analysis facility.

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This service is supported by Michigan State University (MSU), Department of Political Science and Democracy in Africa Research Unit, Centre for Social Science Research, University of Cape Town


SPSS, PDF and Excel

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Freely available data on internet. Registration required.