Institutional Trust

This survey took place between 18 and 21 September 2015 and was conducted throughout all of Russia in both urban and rural settings. The survey was carried out among 1600 people over the age of 18 in 134 localities of 46 of the country's regions. The answer distribution is presented as percentages of the number of participants along with data from previous surveys. The statistical error of these studies does not exceed 3.4%.

TO WHAT DEGREE, IN YOUR OPINION, CAN YOU TRUST...

 

Fully

trust

Partially

trust

Not at all

trust

It is

difficult

to say

2013

2014

2015

2013

2014

2015

2013

2014

2015

2013

2014

2015

The president

55

79

80

30

13

11

12

4

7

4

4

3

The army

43

53

64

34

30

21

13

9

8

10

8

8

The church, religious organizations

48

54

53

25

20

22

10

7

9

17

19

17

Security agencies

36

46

50

32

32

25

14

9

11

18

14

15

The government

30

46

45

39

35

32

25

10

17

6

8

7

The Federation Council

24

39

40

39

35

33

22

10

14

15

16

13

The State Duma

25

37

40

44

42

36

26

14

17

5

8

6

Regional, republican authorities

32

35

38

40

41

35

21

15

20

7

10

8

The prosecutor's office

26

32

37

41

40

33

18

15

14

15

13

16

The press, radio, television

24

36

34

50

40

41

19

14

15

8

11

9

Local, municipal authorities

27

27

32

42

43

37

26

20

24

6

10

7

The courts

21

26

29

44

45

37

22

17

20

13

12

15

The police

18

21

29

46

49

43

27

22

19

9

9

9

Trade unions

18

28

24

34

27

27

26

20

22

23

25

27

Political parties

12

18

20

46

49

39

33

23

27

10

11

14

Translated by Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey (formerly  Monterey Institute of International Studies).