Information support for the 2016 elections

August 30 – Konstantin Abramov took part in the meeting of the Working Group on information disputes and other issues associated with the provision of information support to...

Towards the East

August 9 – The VCIOM’s General Director Valery Fedorov presented the data of a study devoted to the Far East in the framework of the Iturup National Youth Educational Forum....

Presentation of the results of the Russian Regions’ Investment Appeal Rating

June 17 – Valery Fedorov took part in the presentational event unveiling the results of the investment rating of the Russia’s regions. The event was part of the Saint Petersburg...

Roundtable “Russians about country’s problems: in search for solution”

June 1 – A roundtable devoted to the study of the problem background and satisfaction with life among Russians three months before the State Duma elections took place at the TASS...

Why is Putin so popular among Russians?

04.11.2015

RD Interview: Valery Fedorov, director of the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (WCIOM), discusses the interconnection between foreign policymaking, media and society in Russia, the new historic high of Putin’s approval rating, and the cyclical nature of U.S.-Russia relations.

Just Say 'Nyet:' Hash Article, Cleaning Products Latest To Be Banned In Russia

03.09.2015

Perhaps the most controversial move by the Russian government in its campaign against foreign goods has been its decision early this summer to strictly enforce its ban on foreign foods.

Making Russia's 'Back to School' More Inclusive (Op-Ed)

02.09.2015

Millions of children across Russia experience the excitement this week of going back to school: reuniting with friends, tackling new subjects, and expanding their knowledge and skills. But for Russia's more than 540,000 children with disabilities, back to school week may mean very little.

U.S. Is Immoral and Racist, Russians Say in Poll

31.08.2015

Russians believe the United States is an immoral and unequal country where people are not warm to each other or are openly racist, a survey by the state-owned Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) reported on Monday.

Russia masks unemployment with Soviet-era tactics

18.08.2015

The former USSR has one of the lowest rates of productivity in Europe, salaries are plunging and spending power grows weaker by the day - yet unemployment rates remain half those of the euro area

Quarter of Russians allege rise in emigration

14.08.2015

Two-thirds of Russians (65 percent) deem emigration to be an important problem in the country, and 29 percent argue the opposite, the Russian Public Opinion Study Center (VTsIOM) has said.

Majority of Russians place feelings of believers above freedom of speech and expression – poll

13.08.2015

Majority of Russians believe disrespect to religious feelings is inacceptable and place them above freedom of expression, the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) reports Thursday.

August, 2016
  • Satisfaction with life
    48
  • Social optimism
    54
  • Financial state
    59
  • Economic situation in the country
    40
  • Political situation
    56
  • General vector of development
    60

Electoral rating of political parties

Confidence in political leaders

Ratings of state institutions

Ratings of social institution

Electoral rating of political leaders