Putin is ready to support the 70% of young people

In the upcoming presidential election of Vladimir Putin is ready to vote 70% of youth of Russia. At the same time, 75% of respondents described him as an ideal public leader. Trust him about half of the respondents. More than 30% of the participants see no alternative to the incumbent in the coming years.


On the eve of 6 December, Mr Putin met with workers of the enterprise “GAS” and during this meeting he announced his decision to run in presidential elections in March 2018. The youth of Russia believes that the main qualities of a public leader is honesty and responsibility. 17% of respondents added to this list a sense of justice.

The survey was conducted from September to December, the staff of the Centre for sociology students. Researchers using the online survey wanted to find out what kind of leader dreams of today’s youth. The second block of questions dealt with the incumbent head of state Vladimir Putin.