Russian language is used 95% of Ukrainians – poll

Holding “ROMIR” has conducted a survey among Ukrainians and found out that only 5% of respondents do not use the Russian language. About this newspaper “Izvestia” with reference to the head of holding Andrey milehin.


According to the survey, Russian is the language most often used in Ukraine in the family (66%), to communicate with friends (61%). 39% of respondents watch Russian movies and TV shows. Another 34% speak Russian language at work.


Milekhin also added that 78% of Ukrainians want their children to speak Russian.


At the same time, only 16% of respondents said that Ukraine need only speak the Ukrainian language.


The survey was conducted in late 2016.

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