In 2021, a working group of academics affiliated with the SEPAD and TOI projects commissioned a survey exploring explored the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on social relations in Iraq. This was part of a two country survey that explored a common set of questions in relation to Iraq and Lebanon. The below illustrations give some of the headline findings from the report, highlighting some of the national priorities and concerns of Iraqi citizens.
a) Government supporters and opposition supporters
b) Sunni and Shi‘a
c) Islamists and secularists
d) Rich people and poor people
f) Muslims and Christians