The fourth Foreign Relations Survey by NAMA Strategic Intelligence Solutions and Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung reveals key insights:

  • 40% prioritize economic development, investments, and job creation.
  • 19% prioritize Palestinian rights and Holy Sites in Jerusalem.
  • Skepticism towards Israel, Syria, and Iran due to regional instability.
  • Strong support for political allies Saudi Arabia (43%) and the United States (27%).
  • Interest in strengthening relations with China (77%) and Russia (55%).
  • The U.S. favored for various purposes, while China is appealing for shopping.
  • Decreased perception of Middle East instability (54%).
  • Israel seen as the biggest regional security threat (45%).
  • Shift away from neutrality in international conflicts (45% with the U.S. vs. 11% with Russia).
  • Preferences in a U.S.-China conflict: 37% neutrality, 40% U.S., 20% China.
  • Mixed opinions on normalizing relations with Bashar Al-Assad, with 50% opposed.
  • Expectations from normalization vary, focusing on economic, security, or refugee-related benefits.

Based on a survey of 1,202 adult Jordanians in August 2023 with a margin of error of ±2.5%. You can view and download the analytical report below: