G51 Would you consider leaving and working abroad?
Economy Yes No DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 39 54 8
Albania 42 53 5
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
39 52 9
Croatia n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 59 36 5
North Macedonia 30 63 7
Montenegro 27 62 10
Serbia 34 56 10
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 37 53 10
Albania 46 49 5
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
39 52 10
Croatia n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 32 55 14
North Macedonia 27 65 8
Montenegro 45 42 13
Serbia 35 57 8
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 43 49 8
Albania 49 46 5
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
44 46 10
Croatia n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 43 46 11
North Macedonia 41 51 8
Montenegro 47 49 4
Serbia 37 54 10
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 39 55 6
Albania 50 47 3
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
34 58 9
Croatia n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 42 51 7
North Macedonia 33 59 7
Montenegro 31 64 4
Serbia 43 52 5
Balkan Barometer 2018
Region 39 53 8
Albania 43 52 5
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
44 50 6
Croatia n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 48 47 5
North Macedonia 39 52 10
Montenegro 42 48 10
Serbia 32 58 10
Balkan Barometer 2017
Region 45 50 5
Albania 50 49 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
50 45 5
Croatia 43 53 4
Kosovo* 37 56 7
North Macedonia 45 49 6
Montenegro 43 53 4
Serbia 43 50 8
Balkan Barometer 2016
Region 43 52 5
Albania 48 51 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
50 46 4
Croatia 36 61 3
Kosovo* 48 49 4
North Macedonia 40 56 3
Montenegro 43 52 4
Serbia 42 51 8
Balkan Barometer 2015
Region 45 52 3
Albania 38 62 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
58 41 2
Croatia 42 56 2
Kosovo* 49 50 2
North Macedonia 35 59 6
Montenegro 43 53 3
Serbia 45 50 5

 

G51a In what phase of consideration are you?
Economy Still just thinking about leaving Actively getting informed about possibilities, options that I have Reviewing and applying to vacancies I've concretized everything, currently finishing necessary administrative issues I know the exact date of departure Other
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 54 30 10 4 2 1
Albania 51 35 6 6 1 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
56 26 9 5 2 2
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 43 35 17 3 1 0
North Macedonia 43 37 11 3 3 3
Montenegro 70 21 5 1 2 1
Serbia 72 20 5 1 2 1
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 63 23 9 2 2 1
Albania 67 14 11 3 4 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
63 22 8 3 1 3
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 61 30 8 1 0 0
North Macedonia 54 26 11 4 4 0
Montenegro 62 26 10 2 1 1
Serbia 67 24 4 1 1 3
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 59 24 9 4 2 2
Albania 48 33 14 4 1 0
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
64 23 5 2 4 3
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 53 23 13 8 3 1
North Macedonia 50 28 13 4 4 2
Montenegro 68 18 6 2 1 5
Serbia 72 20 2 3 2 2
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 60 25 6 4 2 3
Albania 66 22 4 3 3 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
57 27 6 3 3 4
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 62 22 7 6 2 1
North Macedonia 56 27 7 3 1 6
Montenegro 67 23 4 3 0 4
Serbia 52 30 7 5 3 3

 

G51b Where do you consider living and working abroad?
Economy Western Balkans European Union United States Other country
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 9 70 17 4
Albania 8 64 20 8
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
5 86 7 2
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 14 67 17 2
North Macedonia 3 73 18 6
Montenegro 15 53 28 5
Serbia 4 73 17 6
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 7 72 19 3
Albania 4 68 25 2
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
8 83 8 1
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 14 65 20 1
North Macedonia 4 82 10 4
Montenegro 7 56 32 5
Serbia 4 81 11 3