Tymoshenko and Poroshenko in the lead in the rating of candidates in presidents of Ukraine
KYIV, 7 Sep — RIA Novosti. The leader of the party “Rodina”, former Prime Minister of Ukraine Yulia Tymoshenko and Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in the lead in the ranking of the candidates in the upcoming presidential election, said on Friday the representative of the Sociological centre named after Mikhail Dragomanov Rostislav Balaban, citing research data.
“According to this sociological study, the second round two candidates — Yulia Tymoshenko and Petro Poroshenko,” said Balaban.
According to him, the leader of a rating of Tymoshenko demonstrates a consistently high level of support in all regions of Ukraine, especially for remote settlements.
For her in the presidential election would vote for 15.7% of Ukrainians planning to take part in the vote.
While Poroshenko, according to the study, the rating began to grow and amounts to 12.3%. Sociologists attribute this trend with the military parade held in Kiev on August 24 independence Day of Ukraine, and information campaign of the President.
The Balaban said that the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman will be taken away from Poroshenko to vote if he will run for President.
According to the survey, third place in the presidential rating is the leader of the party “Civic position” Anatoly Gritsenko, most of his support in the West of the country. For the leader of the party “Opposition bloc” Yuriy Boyko voted in the election would be 6.2% of respondents, the leader of the Radical party, Oleg Lyashko — by 5.6%. Well-known Ukrainian actor and Director of the Studio “95 quarter” Vladimir Zelensky would be supported by 5.4% of respondents, the leader of the party “For life” Vadim Rabinovich — 5,1%, the artist, the leader of the group “Okean Elzy” Svyatoslav Vakarchuk — 4,7% of respondents.
The survey was conducted by the sociological research centre named after Mikhail Dragomanov in all regions of Ukraine from August 25 to September 2, the method of face to face. In the study, were interviewed 1.8 thousand respondents, the error does not exceed 2.3%. At the centre did not specify by order what organization conducted the survey. The next presidential elections in Ukraine are scheduled for spring 2019.