Locked content Poles friendly towards Czechs & Italians, unfriendly towards Arab...

According to a poll by the Public Opinion Research Centre (CBOS), Poles are most friendly towards Czechs, Italians, Slovaks and Britons, whereas they are unfriendly towards Arabs and Romany people. As much as 50 percent of Poles voted for Czechs (out of 27 nations and ethnic groups), Italians passed...

Locked content Poll: Which groups are dissatisfied with Poland’s direction?

As much as 45 percent of Poles believe that the country is heading in the wrong direction, while 37 percent disagree, a recent survey by CBOS said. According to the study, the most dissatisfied groups are people with left-wing political views (67 percent were unhappy with the state of the country), ...

Locked content CBOS poll: Beata Szydło’s support rising

A new opinion poll has shown that the number of Poles who assess Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło’s work positively in April has increased by 2 percent – up to 38 percent, compared with a survey carried out by CBOS in March. Meanwhile, the number of opponents – who do not support...

Locked content CBOS: 42% of Poles rate economic situation as unsatisfactory

The majority of Poles, surveyed by pollster CBOS, assess the current economic situation in Poland negatively. 42 percent of Poles believe that today’s economics in Poland is bad, whereas only 33 percent of citizens argue the contrary, a CBOS poll revealed. However, the report highlights that P...

Locked content PiS ahead of rival parties – poll

The ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party would garner 37 percent of the vote if elections were held in March, according to pollster CBOS. PiS has gained three points since last month. Civic Platform (PO) would come second with 18 percent (+4 percent), followed by Nowoczesna (17 percent) which lost 2 p...

Locked content CBOS: 78% of Poles positive about social benefits

The majority of Poles surveyed by pollster CBOS assess social reforms carried out by the government positively. As much as 87 percent of the respondents said that they support the idea of free medicine for senior citizens, 78 percent approve of the 500+ social benefit program, while 73 percent are f...

Locked content CBOS: 81% of Poles want to remain in EU

81 percent of Poles support Poland’s membership in the EU, a poll by CBOS shows. Carried out at the beginning of February, the poll gauged the opinions of Polish citizens on matters connected to European integration. 52 percent of those asked stated that Poland’s membership in the EU doe...

Locked content CBOS: Duda most-trusted politician

President Andzrej Duda is the most-trusted politician in Poland, a CBOS poll conducted in February shows. With 56 percent of support, he is the only politician to have the backing of at least 50 percent of Poles. The President is followed in the ranking by Prime Minister Beata Szydło and Paweł Kukiz...

Locked content CBOS: PiS with 34 percent support

34 percent of Poles support PiS, a poll by CBOS shows.  This result is a 2 percent drop in relation to previous polls. In contrast, second-placed party Nowoczesna registered a 1 percent gain, coming in with 19 percent of the support. Previous government leaders PO received  the approval of only 14 p...

Locked content CBOS: More and more Poles in favor of democracy

The amount of Poles who believe in democracy as the best form of government is steadily growing, a poll by CBOS shows. 70 percent of people asked declared such a view, which constitutes a 6 percent increase from the previous poll carried out two months ago. Likewise, the number of people disagreeing...