A1 How has the general economic situation in [ECONOMY] changed over the past 12 months? Has it deteriorated, remained unchanged or improved?
Economy Deteriorated Remained unchanged Improved DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 41 36 22 0
Albania 33 40 28 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
69 18 14 0
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 6 16 77 0
North Macedonia 63 31 6 0
Montenegro 56 30 14 1
Serbia 31 48 20 1
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 74 20 4 1
Albania 69 26 5 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
63 30 6 1
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 89 8 3 1
North Macedonia 80 17 3 1
Montenegro 82 15 3 1
Serbia 64 28 6 3
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 24 45 30 1
Albania 27 53 20 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
37 48 13 2
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 7 27 67 0
North Macedonia 42 40 16 1
Montenegro 22 41 33 3
Serbia 17 46 37 0
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 30 45 23 1
Albania 36 32 32 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
38 49 13 1
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 25 40 34 1
North Macedonia 24 45 28 3
Montenegro 27 52 21 0
Serbia 33 55 12 0
Balkan Barometer 2018
Region 29 49 22 0
Albania 28 49 24 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
41 44 15 0
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 9 46 45 1
North Macedonia 35 46 20 0
Montenegro 24 34 41 1
Serbia 26 54 19 0
Balkan Barometer 2017
Region 30 44 25 0
Albania 40 38 22 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
45 39 16 1
Croatia 21 46 33 0
Kosovo* 16 42 43 0
North Macedonia 30 41 29 0
Montenegro 39 45 14 1
Serbia 36 48 16 0
Balkan Barometer 2016
Region 41 38 20 1
Albania 48 29 21 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
50 34 15 0
Croatia 32 40 28 0
Kosovo* 15 34 52 1
North Macedonia 45 39 15 2
Montenegro 40 44 16 0
Serbia 52 40 7 0
Balkan Barometer 2015
Region 68 24 6 1
Albania 47 41 13 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
73 23 4 1
Croatia 75 22 3 0
Kosovo* 52 28 20 0
North Macedonia 43 43 11 4
Montenegro 54 29 10 7
Serbia 74 19 5 3