Washington, DC – Today IRI released a provincial survey on democratic governance in Aceh. The Aceh provincial survey, which was conducted May 7-28, 2012, provides views on the direction of the province, citizen satisfaction towards local government services, policies and institutions within Aceh, as well as information on voters’ perceptions of the local elections held on April 9, 2012.
The Aceh provincial survey selected a random sample of 1,061 adult men and women and was conducted in 96 rural and 16 urban locations in 22 districts of Aceh. The survey margin of error is estimated at plus or minus three percent. The survey was designed, analyzed and fielded for IRI by JRI Research under the supervision of Fallon Research and Communications, Inc
IRI has conducted surveys in Indonesia since 2003 to provide stakeholders with relevant information to improve democratic governance at the regional level and provide issue-specific information to local leaders so that they can more effectively serve the needs of their constituents.
A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, IRI advances freedom and democracy worldwide by developing political parties, civic institutions, open elections, democratic governance and the rule of law.Top