Updated at 18:07,08-09-2017

IISEPS: 45.7% of Belarusians are ready to vote for Lukashenka

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45.7% of Belarusians are ready to vote for Alyaksandr Lukashenka, the Independent Institute of Socio-Economic and Political Studies registered in Lithuania reports.

“He has the real power and can improve the situation in the country”, almost 30% of his adherents said. 20% of them said that ‘he represents the interests of people like me’ and about 15% announced that they had started liking the politician long before.

17.9% of the pollees are ready to vote for Tatstsyana Karatkevich (closed survey) and 7.2% admitted it in the open survey. Syarhei Haidukevich – 11.4% and 4.7% accordingly. Mikalai Ulahovich – 3.6% and 1.5%.

72.5% of voters are ready to come to polling stations. 7.8% say that they ‘will probably not vote’. The turn-up will probably exceed the minimal barrier of 50% on October 11, naviny.by quotes IISEPS experts.