M92_1 To what extent do you agree or not agree with the following statement? - In public sector most people can succeed if they are willing to work hard
Economy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 12 7 11 10 14 12 9 9 6 10 0
Albania 5 5 6 7 10 9 12 15 14 18 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
18 11 8 7 12 12 10 10 5 6 1
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 9 14 27 13 14 7 4 4 5 4 0
North Macedonia 15 6 7 8 11 14 11 8 5 16 0
Montenegro 14 5 8 15 17 15 7 5 4 9 1
Serbia 13 5 10 10 18 14 10 9 4 8 0
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 12 8 11 10 16 10 10 9 6 7  
Albania 11 13 12 10 15 8 11 10 5 5  
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
14 10 15 11 14 9 8 9 3 6  
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a  
Kosovo* 7 7 5 8 11 13 15 15 11 9  
North Macedonia 18 8 15 10 13 7 7 6 3 13  
Montenegro 10 5 7 10 30 11 8 6 5 7  
Serbia 11 8 12 12 15 10 11 9 6 4  
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 10 6 9 9 18 12 11 10 5 12  
Albania 6 3 6 6 17 11 14 12 6 19  
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
13 9 11 10 17 14 9 9 3 6  
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a  
Kosovo* 7 4 9 11 16 10 10 11 5 16  
North Macedonia 12 6 10 9 18 14 9 11 5 6  
Montenegro 9 4 6 8 18 14 13 10 5 13  
Serbia 12 7 12 10 19 9 8 8 3 12  

 

M92_2 To what extent do you agree or not agree with the following statement? - Hard work is no guarantee of success in public sector as for most people it is more a matter of connections
Economy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 4 3 4 6 9 11 13 14 10 25 0
Albania 8 5 6 6 8 11 9 16 12 18 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
4 3 4 4 7 10 12 16 12 27 1
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 1 1 3 4 10 11 24 22 9 16 0
North Macedonia 4 3 3 5 8 10 11 10 11 35 0
Montenegro 5 3 4 10 11 14 6 7 9 29 1
Serbia 3 2 4 5 12 10 15 14 10 26 0
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 3 3 4 6 13 10 11 17 13 20  
Albania 1 1 1 2 13 8 13 22 18 21  
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
2 4 5 8 14 10 10 16 14 16  
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a  
Kosovo* 2 3 6 9 11 12 12 21 12 13  
North Macedonia 3 3 5 4 10 6 10 15 12 32  
Montenegro 7 4 4 5 19 16 10 11 8 15  
Serbia 2 3 4 7 11 9 12 18 13 22  
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 4 2 4 5 13 10 12 14 11 25  
Albania 5 3 4 4 12 12 10 15 12 23  
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
4 3 3 4 12 11 12 20 12 19  
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
n/a
n/a
 
Kosovo* 5 2 5 6 13 12 18 13 9 18  
North Macedonia 1 2 4 5 13 9 9 16 13 27  
Montenegro 3 1 3 4 11 9 13 12 11 34  
Serbia 4 3 5 7 16 9 10 9 10 27