Politics & Elections
The defining characteristic of a democracy is the citizen's right to vote and Ipsos has a wealth of experience conducting high profile political and election research. With more than 30 years’ experience in researching political attitudes, and extensive methodological expertise, we are able to provide clients with results that are insightful and stand up to scrutiny.
Our goal is to help political and economic stakeholders understand public opinion and its impact on elections and other political disputes in order to minimise risk and optimise policy outcomes. Ultimately our purpose is to bring voice to the people in order to best guide decision makers.
Our political polling research includes:
- Campaign polling for candidates/parties
- Leaders and political parties positioning analysis
- Impact assessments of advertising campaigns (pre and post testing, including the impact of television debates)
- Pre-election surveys
- Exit polling
- Post-election surveys (including analysis of voting flows, profile of voters by party)
- Voting intention
- Likelihood of voting
- Satisfaction with government and party leaders
Ipsos regularly conducts and analyses countries elections.
Elections 2019: Unpacking Party Manifestos
Africa Check and Ipsos invite you to join the discussion of the 2019 Elections Manifestos (ANC/EFF/DA). Ipsos will present their research on public perception around political parties and key issues while Africa Check will share their findings on how the facts in the manifestos hold up. KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY JUDGE SACHS