Locked content PO closing the gap on PiS – IBRiS poll

According to the latest IBRiS poll, conducted for the Rzeczpospolita daily, the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party would enjoy 29 percent support (down by 5 percentage points), while CIvic Platform (PO) support reached 27 percent (up by 10 pp). Support for Nowoczesna remained unchanged at 9 percent....
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Do statisticians know the future?

Given the history of errors in predicting voting outcomes we have witnessed over the decades, you might think there is no way of really knowing what the future holds. How does the era of easily available data affect the methods and results of predicting future outcomes?

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...
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Poll: one third of Poles don’t trust Ewa Kopacz

President-elect Andrzej Duda and outgoing President Bronisław Komorowski are enjoying the highest trust ratings (56 percent each) among respondents in a recent poll conducted by CBOS, Gazeta Wyborcza reported. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz leads in the lowest trustworthiness ranking.

Locked content Poll: 12% Poles declare being unemployed

A poll carried out by CBOS showed that 12 percent of respondents consider themselves unemployed, over half of them are registered and only 5 percent receive unemployment benefits. As much as 56 percent of the surveyed have never been unemployed before, 37 percent have not had a job for 5 years. One-...

Locked content Poll: Gov’t and PM assessment worsening

As much as 28 percent (an increase of 9 percentage points) of Poles are satisfied with the government’s performance and 59 percent (an increase of 6 p.p.) evaluated it negatively, according to the recent poll conducted by TNS Polska cited by the Polish Press Agency. Ewa Kopacz is a good Prime ...

Locked content Poll: PM Kopacz is becoming less popular

Current public support for Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz and her administration is the lowest since she came to the post, according to the latest poll. The number of Kopacz supporters dropped by 8 percent, Polish Radio informed. Still, the proportion of the government’s supporters to its opponents...

Locked content Polls: PiS behind PO, PM Kopacz is doing badly

The Poland’s ruling party Civic Platform (PO) is a neck ahead of the main opposition grouping, Law and Justice (PiS) in a survey conducted for Rzeczpospolita daily. As much as 36 percent of the respondents would vote for the ruling PO and just one percent less for PiS in its coalition with oth...