The Caucasus Datablog
The Datablog analyses issues and trends in the region using data and public polling. It is a collaboration between OC Media and CRRC Georgia.
The government has taken several measures to raise awareness about COVID-19; but are the public actually well informed?
Trust in most institutions rose significantly since the start of the pandemic, but some institutions gained more than others.
Research conducted by CRRC shows that young Georgian men are more prone to risky behaviour, including social behaviour which increases the chances of COVID-19 transmission.
Campaigning is believed to both mobilise voters to actually go out to vote as well as win over voters, but which is most relevant in Georgia.
No matter their political stripes, TV channels in Georgia frame association with Russia as politically condemnatory and association with Western countries as praiseworthy.