OVERVIEW SURVEY ON KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND GOVERNANCE ISSUES IN GHANA
IEA
Feb 2017
The 2015 Socio-economic and Governance Survey (SEGS 3) is the third in the series of surveys conducted by the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) on public perception and assessment of socio-economic and governance conditions in the country. The survey was carried out in November/December, 2015 and consisted of a regionally representative sample of 1,500 respondents aged 18 years and above from the 10 regions of Ghana. ...
SURVEY REPORT ON KEY SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND GOVERNANCE ISSUES IN GHANA
IEA
Feb 2017
The IEA Socio-Economic and Governance Surveys, introduced in 2011, is an annual survey that seeks the opinion of the public on socio-economic and governance issues including people’s living conditions, government’s performance in addressing key socio-economic challenges, peace and security, freedom, discrimination, rights of political participation, trust in public institutions etc. These surveys have enhanced public awareness of socio-economic and governance issues and informed debate on key challenges facing the country. Additionally, the reports produced from the Institute’s surveys have provided concrete recommendations for consideration by policy makers. ...
IEA Maiden Business Confidence Survey Press Release
IEA
May 2015
Press Statement on the summary of the IEA's Business Confidence Survey Results ...
PUBLIC PERCEPTIONS OF MEMBERS OF PARLIAMENT
IEA
Jun 2012
The IEA has released a survey report highlighting findings of a recent survey on perceptions of MPs. The survey paid particular attention to the relationship between MPs and their constituents, seeking to establish the level of familiarity and interaction with local MP's. The survey also looked at the performance of MPs with respondents allocating a rating to their MP. The issue of qualifications for MPs through establishing minimum levels of education for candidates was explored, as well as views on the appropriateness of ex-gratia payments made to MPs. ...
A Survey on Emerging Issues from Community and Regional Consultations
IEA
Jan 2011
This inaugural edition of the IEA's Public Opinion series, analyses the results of a survey undertaken by the IEA on the 1992 Constitution. To inform the ongoing review process of Ghana's Constitution, the survey explores a broad range of constitutional issues including allocation of power and responsibility between the executive, legislature and judiciary, the appropriateness of proportionate representation and the length of mandate in office. Distribution of power is reviewed by looking at the decentralization of power and the role of traditional authorities, notably Chiefs. Respondents were also asked their view on the prevalence of corruption in Ghanaian politics, bi-partisan characteristics of National Development Planning and the inclusion of marginalized groups in society. The report makes a number of conclusions and recommendations. ...