The trust rating of President Vladimir Putin reached 57.7%. Such data of the poll is published by VCIOM.
The second place in the list of trust of compatriots is occupied by the head of the defense department of the Russian Federation Sergey Shoigu — 18%. Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov closes TOP-3 with 13.3%. By the end of last year, the rating of Premier Dmitry Medvedev fell to 12.9%.
The unchanged leader of the anti-rating is still the head of the LDPR Vladimir Zhirinovsky — 29.4%. The growth of presidential candidate Ksenia Sobchak is also noted — up to 14.3%. She shares the TOP-3 along with Zhirinovsky.
It is noteworthy that the activities of the president are approved by 83.6% of respondents.
The figures for the work of the Prime Minister and the Cabinet as a whole are somewhat lower — 54.5%, 59.6%, respectively. The increase in the rating is fixed both at the State Duma and the Federation Council — up to 52.5% and 57.5%.