AP, New York Times, Washington Post, Feature 2019 Afghan Survey

December 3, 2019 — Associated Press, The New York Times, The Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, The Sacramento Bee, Yahoo! News India, and Daily Mail (UK) highlight key findings from The Asia Foundation’s 2019 Survey of the Afghan People which launched Tuesday, December 3rd in Kabul and Washington D.C.

Afghans are increasingly fearful for their personal safety, but slightly more believe their war-weary country is moving in the right direction, compared to previous years, according to a new survey released Tuesday.

 

The Asia Foundation poll found that 74.5% of respondents say they always, often or sometimes fear for their personal safety, an increase of over 3 percentage points from 2018.

Related locations: Afghanistan
Related programs: Survey of the Afghan People

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2019 Survey of the Afghan People

Longest-running barometer of Afghan opinion, now in its 15th year

2019 Survey of the Afghan People