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You're reading: Almost 70 percent of citizens in south-eastern Ukraine against their regions joining Russia, according to the poll
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 The majority of the respondents for the annexation of their regions by Russia are located in Luhansk (30.3%), Donetsk (27.5%) and Kharkiv regions (16.1%). The smallest percentage of such respondents is in Kherson region (3.5%).

In addition, 25% of citizens in southeastern Ukraine are ready to go out in the streets to support rallies for annexation of their region by Russia, while 60.4% of the respondents in Donetsk and 60.8% in Luhansk regions remained indifferent. However, a total of 89.9% of the respondents in Dnipropetrovsk region won’t join such a rally under any circumstances. In Zaporizhia region this percentage amounts to 83.3%, in Mykolaiv region – 89.1%, in Odesa region – 75.8%, in Kharkiv region – 75.7% and in Kherson region – 91.1%.

Russia attracts citizens of southeastern Ukraine with the stability of its economy, stability in government, high salaries and pensions. The majority of people, who agree with that, are located in Donetsk – correspondingly 41.8%, 37.9% and 39.6% and Luhansk regions – 34.7%, 24.8% and 30.3%.

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