Air pollution perception in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Air Pollution Abidjan

This research highlights perceptions about air pollution in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Find out more about the local population's habits, concerns, and opinions.

January 2021 ● 5 days duration ●  Ivory Coast ● Digital Survey

Key findings

  • The transportation patterns of the local population
  • The perception of the air pollution
  • Opinions on stakeholders & solutions
  • Awareness of air pollution
  • Main Takeaways

In a rush?


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  1. A secondary issue or a coming priority?

Ambient air pollution is currently a major environmental health hazard in many urban areas across the African continent.

The impact of air pollution differs depending on one's social and economic standing: the most vulnerable members of society are also the most exposed and the most affected.

Abidjan possesses an average Air Quality Index (AQI) of 74 according to AQICN at the beginning of March 2020, which is considered a "moderate" level of air pollution.

Air Quality Index
Air Quality Index

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