Alexander Lukashenkoon: Dmitry Astakhov / AP
The rating of the incumbent President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko is 72.3 percent, reported “National television”.
The survey from 23 to 27 July conducted Analytical center Ecoom by the order of CJSC “Second national TV channel”. According to the data obtained, to vote in presidential elections on 9 August expect 89.5 per cent of the population. The possibility of early voting has a positive attitude 61.4 percent of citizens.
Lukashenko ready to vote 72.3 per cent of the Belarusians, the ratings of the other candidates in total do not exceed 10 percent. Against all are about 3.7 per cent of citizens had difficulty choosing the 10.9 percent. Another 3.1 percent did not want to answer the question about electoral preferences.
The level of trust Lukashenko, which includes not only the electoral rating, but an assessment of its socio-economic policy amounts to 78.1%.
Thus, according to the organizers of the survey, sociological surveys allow “with a high degree of accuracy” predict the victory of Lukashenko in the first round.
In mid-June, the Director of the Institute of sociology of the National Academy of Sciences Gennady Korshunov said that the level of trust Lukashenka in Minsk is 24 percent. Operational-analytical center under the President of Belarus assessed the rating of the incumbent 76%.
The election campaign in Belarus is accompanied by mass protests. Two opponents of Lukashenko, the former head of Belgazprombank Viktor Babariko and popular blogger Sergei tikhanovski, arrested. Another race participant, founder of high-tech Park Valery Tsepkalo, fled to Russia from political persecution. Candidate officially registered Tikhanovski wife Svetlana.
Video, photo All from Russia.