The poll was conducted among 1,603 people aged over 18 in 130 towns in 45 Russian regions on March 7-10.
In the first two weeks of March Putin’s approval rating rose by 3% in
comparison with Feb. when this indicator was at 69% (65% in
Twenty-five percent of respondents are discontent with the
president’s job performance (against 30% in Feb. and 34% in
Jan.), according to the poll.