How would you assess the roles of Saakashvili and Ivanishvili in Georgian politics? - IPSOS survey


The French company IPSOS carried out the second poll commissioned by the "Mtavari  Channel" a few weeks before the elections.

The answers to the question: How would you assess the role of Mikheil Saakashvili in Georgian politics- were distributed as follows:

  • Very positively - 20%
  • More or less positively - 33%
  • More or less negatively - 19%
  • Very negatively - 22%

It should be noted that a similar study, also commissioned by the Mtavari  Channel, was published on September 20, and the answers to the same question about Saakashvili were distributed as follows:

  • Very positively - 18%
  • More or less positively - 32%
  • More or less negatively - 16%
  • Very negatively - 25%

Answers to a similar question regarding Bidzina Ivanishvili. How would you assess the role of Bidzina Ivanishvili in Georgian politics? Only 7% evaluate Ivanishvili very positively, 30% more or less positively, 23% more or less negatively, and 35% of the respondents evaluate Ivanishvili very negatively.

IPSOS conducted a pre-election poll commissioned by the Mtavari Channel in the period from September 23 to October 1. In total, 1500 respondents were interviewed all over Georgia. The margin of error is + -2.5%.

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