Predicting election outcomes using consumer sentiment (Ghana, Kenya, South Africa & Nigeria)


The Kasi Index of Consumer Sentiment (ICS) has tracked consumer sentiment in 20 African countries since 2016. The index is based on simple economic questions about current conditions and future expectations related to purchasing power, personal finances, household income, and employment. It is one of the best economic indicators …

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