The work of Vladimir Putin as President of Russia endorses 81 percent of Russians. This is evidenced by the results of a survey of Fund “Public opinion” (FOM) published on its website on Friday, March 31.
If presidential elections were held next Sunday, Putin would have voted 64 percent, the study said. Ten percent of respondents would give their vote to the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky, four percent — the Chairman of the CPRF Gennady Zyuganov, two — businessman Mikhail Prokhorov (he ran for the presidency in 2012 — approx. “Of the tape.ru”).
At the same time, nine percent of respondents would not go to the polls next weekend, according to the materials of the Fund.
78 percent of survey participants said that they trusted the Russian leader. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, according to the study, trust is almost half of Russians — 41%.
The study was carried out on 25-26 March. It was attended by three thousand people in 73 regions of Russia.
2 February published the results of a similar survey conducted by the Russian centre for public opinion studies (VTSIOM). It was noted that the work of the head of state approves more than 85 percent of respondents.
In December 2016, according to a survey of Fund “Public opinion”, the Russians recognized Putin politician of the year.