Yanukovych and Tymoshenko have the biggest chances to win presidential race – poll
Yushchenko would not enter the second tour
If the election of Ukrainian President took place next Sunday, the biggest support of electors would be granted to Party of Regions leader Victor Yanukovych and Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko.
These are the results of a poll, forwarded to UNIAN by the sociological service of the Ukrainian Center for Economical and Political Studies named after O.Razumkov. The poll was carried out on April 11-17.
In particular, some 27.8% of those polled were ready to vote for Victor Yanukovych, and some 25.3% - for Yulia Tymoshenko.
At the same time, incumbent Head of State Victor Yushchenko enjoys support of some 11.6% of respondents; leader of the eponymous bloc Volodymyr Lytvyn – some 6.7%, Socialist Party leader Oleksander Moroz – some 1.4%, Progressive Socialist Party leader Natalia Vitrenko – some 1.2%.
Some 8.5% of those polled would vote against all candidates, and some 12.3% could not answer the question.
At the same time, if Yulia Tymoshenko and Victor Yanukovych entered the second tour of the presidential election, some 39.6% of those polled would vote for Yulia Tymoshenko, and some 36.9% - for Victor Yanukovych.
If Yulia Tymoshenko and Victor Yushchenko entered the second tour of the presidential election, some 32.9% of those polled would vote for Yulia Tymoshenko, and some 15% - for the incumbent President Victor Yushchenko.
If Victor Yushchenko and Victor Yanukovych entered the second tour of the presidential election, some 31.4% of those polled would vote for Victor Yushchenko, and some 37.7% - for Victor Yanukovych.
On the whole, 2 thousand 19 respondents aged over 18 were interrogated in the course of the poll in all regions of Ukraine. The error margin does not exceed 2.3%.