L75_5 Do you agree that the media can effectively scrutinize the government and make it accountable to citizens?
Economy Totally disagree Tend to disagree Tend to agree Totally agree DK/refuse
Balkan Barometer 2022
Region 21 28 32 12 6
Albania 14 42 36 4 4
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
26 33 25 8 7
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 7 17 39 33 5
North Macedonia 21 23 36 12 8
Montenegro 30 25 27 8 10
Serbia 29 30 27 10 4
Balkan Barometer 2021
Region 19 28 35 10 8
Albania 22 29 38 9 3
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
21 26 37 10 6
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 12 41 31 3 13
North Macedonia 21 19 37 19 5
Montenegro 18 23 33 11 15
Serbia 21 28 34 7 9
Balkan Barometer 2020
Region 22 29 31 10 8
Albania 11 36 41 10 2
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
30 35 23 7 5
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 20 26 37 8 10
North Macedonia 23 20 30 20 7
Montenegro 22 21 33 7 16
Serbia 27 34 25 6 8
Balkan Barometer 2019
Region 18 25 36 13 8
Albania 24 21 31 19 4
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
15 36 38 8 3
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 12 21 39 12 16
North Macedonia 23 29 27 9 12
Montenegro 10 20 48 16 7
Serbia 21 25 34 14 7
Balkan Barometer 2018
Region 22 29 31 9 9
Albania 14 32 41 11 2
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
31 27 27 8 6
Croatia n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Kosovo* 18 19 38 15 11
North Macedonia 15 28 36 16 5
Montenegro 18 22 37 8 15
Serbia 24 32 27 5 13
Balkan Barometer 2017
Region 19 32 32 11 7
Albania 12 25 43 18 1
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
28 31 26 9 6
Croatia 17 29 41 10 3
Kosovo* 13 24 39 21 4
North Macedonia 20 35 31 11 3
Montenegro 23 23 32 11 10
Serbia 19 37 23 7 14