Shoygu and Medvedev are also at the Top-3 ranking
Russians tend to trust politicians who are «at the helm». 50.1% of compatriots gave their votes to President Vladimir Putin. Head of the Defense Ministry Sergey Shoygu and 16.7%, as well as Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and 15.5%, also topped the rating. Such data is now voiced by VCIOM.
At the same time, a much higher percentage of citizens approve of the president’s activities — 84%. This indicator of the prime minister is more modest — 53,3%. The Cabinet in general — 57.4%.
As for the electoral ratings of the parties, the leader in the issue of trust is «United Russia» — 51.6%. The LDPR, the Communist Party of the Russian Federation and A Just Russia have sagged with a significant gap from the leader. They have 9.3%, 9.1% and 4.6% respectively. The head of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, is the permanent leader of the anti-trust. 26.6% don’t trust him.