• Press release №1705
    26.01.2015
    PARIS TERRORIST ATTACKS: RUSSIAN ASSESSMENTS

    Paris shootings were caused by ineffective migration policies of the French government and improper behavior of the Charlie Hebdo journalists.

  • Press release №1704
    23.01.2015
    PROTEST ACTIONS: MANIFESTATIONS OF DEMOCRACY OR CRISIS?

    The level of protest potential of Russians is still low. Rallies and demonstrations are mainly perceived as crisis symptoms rather than instruments to solve problems.

  • Press release №1703
    20.01.2015
    RUBLE EXCHANGE RATE: FEARS AND FORECASTS

    Most of Russians are afraid of the further drop in the ruble`s value; at the same time, one-third of Russians believe that in the coming months the ruble exchange rate will not change much.

Political monotony in France

November 6 – Valery Fedorov participated in the work of the round table “Political monotomy in France: internal situation and France`s position in the world in Hollande`s...

Results for Summer 2014: Crimea, vacation and tourist companies` bankruptcy

September 30 – Valery Fedorov took part in the press conference “Results for Summer 2014: Crimea, vacation and tourist companies` bankruptcy”. You can download the PPT file (in...

Moldova between West and East? Sociologist`s outlook.

September 9 – Valery Fedorov participated in the meeting of the International media club “Format A3” that took place in Kishinev and told about the influence of statistics and...

Civil War in Ukraine: thoughts, feelings, likes and dislikes expressed by Russians

July 31, 2014 - VCIOM`s press conference was held at the INA “Russia Today”; the press conference was devoted to the dynamics of Russian assessments of the Ukrainian developments....

Between institutional dungeons and the dragons of public opinion: Russian Internet regulation

03.03.2015

Gregory Asmolov, a PhD researcher at the LSE, argues that new data from Russia suggest revisiting policies for mitigation of radical Internet regulation, based on his recent paper that explores why Russian public opinion is generally in favour of regulation.

Source: LSE Blog

Mehr als ein Viertel der Russen macht sich für den großen Krieg bereit

02.03.2015

Während die pro-russischen Separatisten ihre Truppen in der Ukraine verstärken, denkt US-Präsident Obama über Waffenlieferungen an Kiew nach. Nun wächst in Russland die Sorge, dass es zu einem offenen Krieg kommen könnte - mit fatalen Auswirkungen.

Source: Focus

Más de un tercio de los rusos teme recortes y despidos, según una encuesta

18.02.2015

Moscú, 18 feb (EFECOM).- Más de un tercio de los rusos teme que la crisis económica en el país se traduzca en recortes salariales y despidos, según una encuesta difundida hoy por el Centro de Estudios de la Opinión Pública (VTSIOM, por sus siglas en ruso).

Poll: Only 3% of Russians Think West Is Meddling in Ukraine

02.02.2015

Despite widespread state news reports that Western governments had been meddling in Ukraine, only 3 percent of Russians think this is true, a respected state pollster said Monday.

PRESS DIGEST - RUSSIA - Feb 2

02.02.2015

MOSCOW, Feb 2 (Reuters) - The following are some of the stories in Russian newspapers on Monday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Source: Dailymail

China friendliest country for Russia, the US — most hostile — poll

28.01.2015

Russians believe that at the moment their country has the friendliest relations with China, Belarus and Kazakhstan and most hostile relations — with the United States, suggests an opinion poll of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTSIOM) the results of which were made public on Wednesday, TASS announced.

Source: Focus

Over two thirds of Russians aware of Charlie Hebdo attack - poll

26.01.2015

More than two thirds of Russians are aware of this month's deadly Islamist attack on the Paris headquarters of French weekly Charlie Hebdo, an opinion poll suggests.

February, 2015
  • Satisfaction with life
    59
  • Social optimism
    52
  • Financial state
    64
  • Economic situation in the country
    45
  • Political situation
    62
  • General vector of development
    71

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