The presidential approval rate throughout the year is at a level higher than 80%, according to the latest figures (November 27 - December 3), it is 82,4%- said in a statement.
According to a survey by VTsIOM, 54% and 58,8% of respondents, respectively, gave a positive assessment of the work of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and the cabinet ministers. The approval ratings of the State Duma and the Federation Council, measured once a month, after a decline in October rose slightly in November (51,2% and 56,3%, respectively).
Putin consistently leads the trust rating of politicians, the VTsIOM notes, at the end of November his figure was 53% (do not trust 3,3%). The second and third place in terms of citizen confidence is taken by Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (17,9%) and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev (16,1%).
Anti-rating is traditionally headed by [the leader of the Liberal Democratic Party] Vladimir Zhirinovsky, and in November, the level of Russians' distrust towards him increased markedly - from 28,1% to 31,9%. Ksenia Sobchak enters the top 5 out of distrust (8,4%)- According to the release, while 0,2% of respondents approve of Sobchak's activity.
In addition to Sobchak and Zhirinovsky, the top-5 politicians who are not trusted the most are Dmitry Medvedev (14,9%), Communist Party Leader Gennady Zyuganov (14,8%) and Just Russia’s Chairman Sergei Mironov (4%).
The confidence rating of blogger Alexei Navalny is 1,2%, while they do not trust him 3,6% of respondents.
United Russia's electoral rating in recent weeks has been at 52,1-52,3%. The average LDPR index from November 27 to December 3 was 10,1%, KPRF - 9,4%, and "Fair Russia" - 4,6%.
As part of the initiative of all-Russian polls "VTsIOM-Sputnik" every day, 600 respondents are polled in at least the 80 regions of the Russian Federation. The results of the study show the average values for the seven days of the survey, for a week the sample size is 4200 respondents. For a given random sample, the maximum error size with a probability of 95% does not exceed 1,9%.