Set questions

The questions repeated every month in the CIS polls are as follows:

  • Appraisal of current economic situation
  • Appraisal of the economic situation compared with the situation one year ago
  • Appraisal of current political situation
  • Appraisal of the political situation compared with the situation one year ago
  • Main problems in the country in the opinion of the interviewee
  • Problems that most affect the interviewee
  • Ideological self-location scale
  • Self-reported vote in the general elections
  • Religiosity of the interviewee
  • Frequency with which interviewee attends religious services

Furthermore, at the beginning of every quarter, in January, April, July and October, the polls include questions about political attitudes and interviewees' voting intention:

  • Appraisal of the Government's actions
  • Appraisal of the opposition's actions
  • Confidence in the prime minister
  • Confidence in the opposition leader
  • Appraisal of the leaders of the main political parties
  • Appraisal of the members of the Government
  • Expectations of the economic situation in a year's time compared with the current situation
  • Expectations of the political situation in a year's time compared the current situation
  • Voting intention in the general elections
  • Affinity towards political parties