Locked content Poll: Gap between PiS and PO getting smaller

The poll conducted by IBRiS shows that main opposition party, Law and Justice has the biggest support (36.9 percent), while ruling CIvic Platform is second with 25.5 percent of the votes Other groupings are far behind, with United Left  being third (8.2 percent), followed by NowoczesnaPL (7.3 percen...

Poles want to vote in Duda’s referendum

Recent Millward Brown poll showed that 66 percent of Poles declare a willingness to vote in a referendum, which was proposed by President Andrzej Duda to take place on October 25. As much as 45 percent of the respondents are sure they would vote, whereas 21 percent would “rather” do so.

Locked content Gap between PO and PiS widens

According to a recent survey by Estymator, a coalition of three conservative parties spearheaded by Law and Justice (PiS) would receive 41 percent of the vote, if the elections were held last Sunday. The conservative coalition would have 256 seats in the parliament and would be able to rule on its o...

Locked content Poles hostile towards Arabs

Although there are merely some 7,000 Arabs living in Poland and only 7 percent of Poles had ever contact with them, 55 percent of Poles think that Arabs pose a threat to the security of the country, according to a poll by Ipsos for Gazeta Wyborcza daily. Surprisingly, 35 percent of the respondents a...

Locked content CBOS: Roma and Ukrainians most ‘known’ minorities

When asked to name a minority group residing in Poland, Poles were most likely to name the Roma (40 percent), Ukrainian (34 percent) and German (31 percent) populations, according to a new poll by CBOS. Less than 20 percent identified the Jewish, Belorussian, and Russian minorities, while less than ...

Locked content 52% Poles back single member constituency system

Two months ahead of a nationwide referendum on an electoral system, 52 percent of Poles say that they will vote for the introduction of the single member constituency electoral system in parliamentary elections, whilst 20 percent do not support the idea, according to a poll carried out by CBOS. Such...

Locked content New poll: PiS has a big lead ahead of PO

If the parliamentary elections were to be held in June, PiS would gain the most votes, according to a new poll conducted by TNS Polska.  PiS, Solidarana Polska, and Polska Razem, were chosen by 34 percent. Twenty percent chose PO, and 17 percent Paweł Kukiz’s party. SLD got 4 percent, KORWiN 2 perce...

Locked content CBOS: PiS leads the poll

The recent opinion poll carried out by CBOS showed that the opposition Law and Justice (PiS) party would win autumn’s parliamentary elections with 31 percent of the vote, followed by the ruling Civic Platform (PO), which would garnered 25 percent of the vote. If a political grouping created by...

Locked content CBOS poll: Poles support refugee aid, weary of resettlement

In correlation with the upcoming Global Refugee Day (June 20th), CBOS (Public Opinion Research Center) released a report evaluating Polish attitudes on refugees and immigration. A poll on this topic has not been conducted since 2004. The results show that Polish attitudes on immigration have changed...

Locked content CBOS poll indicates views on Duda are divided

A poll conducted by CBOS (Public Opinion Research Center) following the runoff presidential election indicates that 32 percent of Poles are pleased with the election of Andrzej Duda, 20 percent remain neutral on the election, while 16 percent expressed feelings of disillusionment or extreme worry or...