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Memorable Events

This survey was carried out July 18–24, 2019 with a representative sample of all Russian urban and rural residents. The sample comprised 1605 people age 18 or older from 137 localities in 50 regions of the Russian Federation. The survey was conducted as a personal interview in respondents’ homes. The answer distribution is presented as a percentage of the number of participants.

The statistical error of these studies for a selection of 1600 people (with a probability of 0.95) does not exceed:

3.4% for indicators around 50%
2.9% for indicators around 25%/75%
2.0% for indicators around 10%/90%
1.5% for indicators around 5%/95%

WHICH EVENTS IN THE LAST FOUR WEEKS HAVE BEEN MOST MEMORABLE FOR YOU? (respondents named the events THEMSELVES and could name more than one; ranked in descending order)

Jul.19
Flooding in Irkutsk Oblast and in Kansk (Krasnoyarsk Krai) 25
Personal events in respondents’ lives 9
Parliamentary elections in Ukraine 7
Crashes and catastrophes, traffic collisions, unfortunate events 4
Vacation, holidays 3
Vladimir Putin’s meetings with leaders of other countries 3
The conflict between Russia and Georgia (suspension of flights) 3
Forest fires in Siberia 3
Not admitting independent candidates in the elections to the Moscow City Duma, demonstrations in Moscow 3
World Aquatics Championships in South Korea and World Fencing Championships in Hungary 2
Torrential rains 2
Public holidays and memorials (City Days, Youth Day, Day of Russian Family and Love, etc.) 2
Price increases on gas and utilities, unemployment 1
Road maintenance, municipal maintenance 1
Death of 14 sailors on a nuclear submarine in the Barents Sea 1
Dmitry Medvedev’s visit to Tula and Kursk Oblasts and Stavropol Krai 1
Natural disasters 1
Other events (sale of S-400 missile system to Turkey; new legislative initiatives in the Russian Federation; the US-Iranian conflict) 6
No memorable events 25
It is difficult to say 19

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

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