The approval rating of Vladimir Putin on a post of the President of the Russian Federation reached the highest level for the year was 84%. This is evidenced by data survey, conducted by “Levada Center”. Minimum rate (80%) were recorded in may, in September the work Putin has approved 82%. But compared to last year the number of sympathizers to the President of the citizens fell in October 2015, his approval of Putin was expressed by 88% of respondents. The discontent held by the head of the state policy in the new study said 16% (18% in September).
In addition, the annual maximum reached in the confidence of Russians that things in the country are going in the right direction. This opinion is shared by 55% of respondents. Least of all respondents stated this in January (45%), in September of such respondents was 50%. However, compared to last year the number of optimists still diminished in October 2015 with the approval of the agreed 61% of the respondents.
That the country is moving in the wrong direction, sure 30%. As many respondents stated this in March and it was the lowest rate for the year. In September said this respondents were 32% in January to 34%. Undecided 16% of respondents.
The figures of approval of activity of Dmitry Medvedev on a post
Prime Minister of Russia remain unchanged from August to 48% are satisfied with his work (56% in January). Do not approve the head of government about the same – 51%, and this figure did not change since August (42% in January).
Evaluating the work of the government of the Russian Federation, 47% of respondents said that
pleased with the Cabinet, and 52% are dissatisfied. The activity of the state Duma approve 40%, disapprove – 59%. Satisfaction with the activities of their governors expressed 52% of the respondents, 47% said the opposite.
Survey participants also were asked to name five or six politicians, public
figures who they trust the most.
The first three places in popularity as a month ago, won, respectively, – Vladimir Putin (52%, in September – 49%), the head of the defense Ministry Sergei Shoigu (24% in September – 19%), foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov (24% in September – 17%).
The top 10 also included: the leader of LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky (12%), Dmitry Medvedev (11%), Communist party leader Gennady Zyuganov (7%), Moscow mayor Sergei Sobyanin (5%), the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of “Fair Russia” Sergei Mironov, Patriarch Kirill and the Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko (3%). The survey shows that do not trust any Russian politicians 20% of respondents, and 13% said they are not interested in politics.
The survey was conducted October 21-24 among 1,600 people aged 18
years and older in 137 localities of the 48 regions. Statistics
the error does not exceed 3.4%.