Unemployment, corruption and emigration were the three main problems listed by Albanians, according to data used in the survey conducted by Euronews Albania in cooperation with the prestigious company MRB.
61.6% of Albanians listed unemployment as the main concern, followed by corruption (38.6%), while emigration came in third (30.8%).
These three major concerns were followed up by concerns regarding standards of living, the state of the economy, lacking economic growth, the handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, taxes, the pension system, and inflation.
Three months ahead of the elections, 1.600 Albanians took part in face-to-face at-home interviews and 2.000 phone surveys, where they posed their concerns, how they evaluate the economy, the work of the government as well as the opposition, and how many votes will political parties receive if elections were to take place this week. A total of five polls, to be conducted periodically, until election day.
The study covers 12 electoral districts, interviews were taken along the timeframe from December 22, 2020 – January 13, 2021, with multiphase stratified sampling.
Eligible voters, equally divided based on gender responded to 43 questions.
The objective of the survey is to research the thoughts and stances of Albanian citizens over the general elections due on April 25, 2021.
The first results were presented during “Political Barometer” hosted by journalist Ilva Tare and a panel of 6 experts, including the Chairman of MRB, Dimitri Mavros.
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