Attitude of Czech Public to Accepting of Refugees in February 2017
Jarmila Pilecká Monday, 27 March 2017
In February 2017 Public Opinion Research Centre included a block of questions connected to accepting refugees from countries affected by military conflicts. Questions focused mainly on opinion towards accepting refugees from concrete regions (Ukraine, Middle East and North Africa), concern with the current situation around refugees and perception of the situation as a security threat. Press release shows also the comparison with public opinion in Poland.
In March survey Public Opinion Research Centre investigated how people trust to political Parties and whether they are willing to take part in elections to Chamber of Deputies. In the press release there are two different types of information: Party preference and a model of voting behaviour.
Urgency of Some Problems in the View of Public Opinion - February 2017
Milan Tuček Wednesday, 22 March 2017
In February of this year, respondents of the Public Opinion Research Centre evaluated the urgency of solving in some areas of public life. The most urgent problems are supposed to be immigration and corruption.
Attitude of Citizens about Families – February 2017
Jarmila Pilecká Monday, 20 March 2017
In February 2017 Public Opinion Research Centre included a block of questions connected to family. Respondents commented on specific set of statements connected to cohesion of partners, marriage, divorces and parenthood in general.
In the February survey the Public Opinion Research Centre of the Institute of Sociology of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic posed to all respondents a question: "How satisfied are you with your life? Are you very satisfied, rather satisfied, neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, rather dissatisfied, very dissatisfied?"
Interest in Politics and Views on the Participation of Citizens in Decision-Making - February 2017
Milan Tuček Thursday, 16 March 2017
In February 2017, the Public Opinion Research Centre focused on interest of Czech citizens in politics generally, politics of the Czech Republic and European Union and worldwide politics, and also examined views on the involvement of citizens in decision-making processes.
Politicians´ Interest in the Views of Citizens and Citizens' Ability to Influence the Public Sphere - February 2017
Lucie Černá Tuesday, 14 March 2017
In its regular February survey Public Opinion Research Centre further examined whether people think that politicians are interested in the views of citizens, and whether in the opinion of the Czech public, people have certain opportunities to influence the public sphere.
Regarding the interest of politicians in the views of citizens, the vast majority (82%) of the Czech public thinks that only minority of Czech politicians is interested in people's opinion. 14% of the population believe that in the views of citizens is interested none of Czech elected politicians.
Within the possibilities to influence the public sphere has occurred shift in a positive direction in all researched spheres, which is the most evident in the area of solving problems in respondents’ village or town.
Also assessing the potential to influence public sphere is in all analyzed aspects related to the assessment of living standards of respondent's household, while people with good living standards are more likely to feel they can influence public sphere.
Attitude of Citizens about Social Policy of Families – February 2017
Jarmila Pilecká Monday, 13 March 2017
In February 2017 Public Opinion Research Centre included a block of questions connected to social policy of families. Respondents evaluated overall approach of the Czech government to social situation of families with children in the Czech Republic. Next citizens commented on specific measures related to social policy of families.
Citizens on Economic Situation of the Czech Republic and Living Standard of Their Households - February 2017
Jan Červenka Friday, 10 March 2017
According to the February survey of CVVM, 37% of people evaluate the current economic situation in the Czech Republic as good, 42% view it as neither good nor bad, and 19% consider it to be bad. 52% of Czechs evaluate the living standard of their household as good, 13% consider it to be bad, and 35% characterize it as neither good, nor bad.
Evaluation of Bohuslav Sobotka's Cabinet - February 2017
Naděžda Čadová Thursday, 09 March 2017
In February survey, the Public Opinion Research Centre focused on evaluation of Bohuslav Sobotka's government. 32% of Czechs are satisfied with the person of Prime Minister, 58% are dissatisfied, 31% are satisfied with government's performance and 58% are not. Government's program 36% of Czechs evaluate positively, 38% hold the opposite stance. Communication with public (30% satisfied / 59% dissatisfied) and personal composition of Sobotka's government (25% satisfied / 63% dissatisfied) are areas in which predominantly critical evaluation of public.