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Eurobarometer - DG Competition Surveys

Results of the 2019 Survey

Eurobarometer Flash study 476 on citizens’ perceptions about competition policy

This Flash Eurobarometer survey was carried out in the 28 Member States of the European Union in January 2019. In total, 26,572 respondents from different social and demographic groups were interviewed by telephone.

Results of the 2014 Surveys

In 2014, DG Competition conducted the second comprehensive stakeholder survey about its activities (earlier survey in 2010). The survey had two parts: an in-depth qualitative survey targeting professional stakeholders and a survey of EU citizens' views on competition and competition policy. Both surveys were carried out by an independent market research company.

 2014 Survey - Eurobarometer Qualitative Study on the perceived quality of DG Competition's actions

This survey was based on in-depth interviews, carried out in May-July 2014 by TNS Qual + among lawyers, companies, economic consultants, business and consumer associations, Member States' ministries as well as national competition authorities who directly contributed to the work of DG Competition in 2010-2013. The results consist of six individual reports reflecting each stakeholder group's specific views, as well as an aggregate report summarizing the results of the individual reports.

Eurobarometer Flash study 403 on citizens' perception about competition policy

This survey was carried out by phone among 26,549 citizens in EU 28 by TNS Opinion in September 2014.

Results of the 2010 Survey

Qualitative Eurobarometer survey about the perceived quality of DG Competition's actions

Quantitative Flash Eurobarometer study about EU citizens' perception about competition policy

This survey was carried out by phone among 25,000 citizens by Gallup Hungary in November 2009 in all EU Member States.

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