Sociologists name favorites in elections to Ukraine's parliament
Some 17% of Ukrainians are willing to vote for the Batkivschyna Party during the parliamentary elections, according to the latest polls by Rating agency.
Runners-up are the Opposition Bloc Party, Hromadianska Pozytsia (Civic Position) Party and Sluha Narodu (Servant of the People) Party, with 10.5% of respondents favoring each of them.
A total of 9.6% of respondents would vote for Za Zhyttya (For Life) Party, 8.2% for Radical Party, 7.4% for Bloc of Petro Poroshenko Solidarity Party, 5.1% for Samopomich Party, and 3.8% for the All-Ukrainian Union Svoboda.
"The rating of other parties is lower than 2%," the sociologists said.
The study was conducted among 2,500 respondents aged 18 and older through face-to-face interviews. The sample is representative by age, gender, type of settlement, region. The poll's margin of error is below 2%.