Putin Trusted by 78% of Russians, 80% Approve of President's Work – Poll
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Seventy-eight percent of Russians trust President Vladimir Putin, and 80% approve of his work, a poll by Russia's Public Opinion Foundation (FOM) showed on Friday.
Asked whether Putin was doing a good or bad job as president, 80% of respondents said he was doing a good job, while 10% expressed the opposite view, with the rest refraining from responding.
Meanwhile, 78% of Russians polled said they trusted the Russian president, 14% said they did not, and 8% did not respond.
The poll was conducted on November 10-12 among 1,500 respondents from 104 cities in 53 Russian regions, and the margin of error did not exceed 3.6%.