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.
In Georgia, it would appear that informing people that others are acting responsibly in the pandemic could in fact lead to the opposite behaviour.
Survey data from the last decade shows that more and more Georgians own household goods like mobile phones, TVs and washing machines.
Gendered norms In Georgian society include deprecation of women for smoking, drinking alcohol, having pre-marital sex, and living with a boyfriend.
Surveys in Georgia and in Armenia asked if respondents approved or disapproved of doing business or marriages with other ethnicities.
Drug users in Georgia spent over $1.5 million dollars online between February and August 2020, according to a new study into the darknet market.
As the number of new daily confirmed cases is again on the rise, we look at how people felt about the anti-coronavirus restrictions in May.