50% of Ukrainians believe in Ukraine’s victory over Russia – KIIS
Half of the survey participants (50.5%) believe that Ukraine will triumph over Russia and 10.3% are confident that Russia will win.
Deputy Director of KIIS Anton Grushetsky said this, presenting at a press conference the results of a pan-Ukrainian representative study of public opinion “Social and political orientations of the population of Ukraine”, reports a correspondent from Ukrinform.
“For example, 50.5% believe that Ukraine will defeat Russia in the future, only 10% who believe that Russia will defeat Ukraine in the future. But with a broader formulation, only 37.2% believe that Ukraine will win over Russia, since Russia is a weak backward country and the whole civilized world with Ukraine. However, 31.2% chose the answer that Ukraine will never get the victory over Russia because Ukraine is much weaker politically and economically, “said Grushetsky.
According to him, 55.5% of respondents to the survey are convinced that in the future our country will mainly switch to the Ukrainian language, and 29.8% believe that Russian will become the second official language.
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“48.8% of those questioned believe that the Russian language is the historical heritage of Ukraine, which needs to be developed, and 27% believe that the Russian language threatens the independence of Ukraine,” added the director. deputy of KIIS.
In addition, 48.8% of those questioned believe that in order to achieve peace in Donbas, it is necessary to negotiate with Russia and the representatives of the DPR / LPR, and 35.1% are convinced that it is impossible to make concessions to Moscow and the separatists to achieve peace in the Donbas.
At the same time, 44.1% of survey participants are convinced that Ukraine should force its citizens to respect language, state symbols and national traditions, while 39.9% believe that l ‘Ukraine should find a new unifying ideology.
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Kiev From April 26 to 30, 2020, the International Institute of Sociology in Kiev conducted a CATI (computer-assisted telephone interview) survey based on a random selection of telephone numbers. The purpose of the study was to study the domestic and foreign policy directions of the citizens of Ukraine and to know the current presidential and party ratings.
The sample is representative of the adult population (aged 18 years and over) of Ukraine. The samples do not include the territories which are temporarily not controlled by the Ukrainian authorities – the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, certain regions of Donetsk and the regions of Lugansk. The survey conducted 1,500 interviews. The statistical error of the sample (with a probability of 0.95 and without taking into account the design effect) does not exceed: 2.6% for indicators close to 50%, 2.2% for indicators close to 25%, 1.7% for indicators close to 10%, 1.1% – for indicators close to 5%.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru