All Posts Tagged With: "Levada Center"

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Faith in Putin and Medvedev at All-Time Low

A new poll by the Public Opinion Foundation indicates that Russians are losing faith in their president and prime minister, as the Communist Party makes slight headway.

Apr 22, 2011 | Continued
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Medvedev Contrasts Putin in Year-End Interview

Dmitri Medvedev discussed the role of the opposition, the quality of Russian television, the second case against Mikhail Khodorkovsky, and a host of other issues in a televised year-end interview.

Dec 26, 2010 | Continued
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Political Apathy on the Rise Among Russians

Results of a new poll by the Levada Center indicates that the number of Russians interested in politics is falling, and nearly half don’t think the country is a democratic society.

Nov 12, 2010 | Continued
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Report Critical of Putin Reaches Wide Audience

A new survey indicates that a Putin-critical report by opposition leaders Boris Nemtsov and Vladimir Milov has already been read by as many as two million Russian citizens.

Jul 29, 2010 | Continued
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More Russians See a Cult of Personality Around Putin

New poll results from the Levada Center show that more and more Russian citizens are noticing a growing cult of personality around Vladimir Putin – and that a majority of the country still favors his total concentration of power.

Jul 10, 2010 | Continued
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Nearly 3/4 of Russians Prefer Order to Democracy

Two new polls out this week show that fewer Russians (but still most of them) value order more than democracy and that few think their president is really in charge of their country.

Apr 13, 2010 | Continued
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Protests Gaining Visibility, Attracting More Russians

As thousands of Russians get ready for an upcoming series of massive protests throughout the country, a new poll indicates that such protests are gaining higher visibility and attracting more people to take part.

Mar 19, 2010 | Continued
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‘Russia for the Russians’ Polarizes Population

According to a new poll, the idea of a “Russia for the Russians” is increasingly polarizing Russian society in a time of increased concern over immigration and rising nationalism.

Dec 16, 2009 | Continued
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Russians Don’t Believe Medvedev Has Power

According to surveys by the Levada Center pollster, only 12 percent of Russians think President Dmitri Medvedev actually wields power in the country.

Feb 27, 2009 | Continued
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Russians Skeptical About ‘National Leader’

Only 17% of Russians support the appointment of President Vladimir Putin as the “national leader” of Russia. These results, obtained by the independent Levada Center public research group, were reported on December 5th in Vedomosti.

Dec 5, 2007 | Continued