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Afrobarometer: Round I Survey of Botswana, November-December 1999 (ICPSR 3478)

Principal Investigator(s): Lekorwe, Mogopodi, University of Botswana; Molomo, Mpho, University of Botswana; Molefe, Wilford, University of Botswana; Moseki, Kabelo, University of Botswana


The purpose of this survey was to document attitudes of the citizens of Botswana toward democracy, markets, and other aspects of development. In particular, the researchers were interested in discovering what the citizens of Botswana thought about recent political and economic changes within their country. The Afrobarometer survey also explored general attitudes and behaviors regarding politics, economics, rule of law, and civil society.

Series: Afrobarometer Survey Series

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Study Description


Lekorwe, Mogopodi, Mpho Molomo, Wilford Molefe, and Kabelo Moseki. Afrobarometer: Round I Survey of Botswana, November-December 1999. ICPSR03478-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2002. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03478.v1

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03478.v1

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This study was funded by:

  • United States Agency for International Development. Regional Center for Southern Africa (98-G-8028)

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    economic change, government, markets, national interests, political attitudes, political change, political participation, political systems, public opinion, social attitudes

Geographic Coverage:    Africa, Botswana, Global

Time Period:   

  • 1999-11--1999-12

Date of Collection:   

  • 1999-11--1999-12

Universe:    Citizens of Botswana aged 18 years and older.

Data Type(s):    survey data


Sample:    Multistage, stratified, national random probability sample.

Data Source:

personal interviews


Original ICPSR Release:   2002-11-27

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