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Opinion of the United States

Do you have a favorable or unfavorable view of the U.S.?

Percent of Russia responding Favorable, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Favorable
2002 61%
2003 37%
2004 46%
2005 52%
2006 43%
2007 41%
2008 46%
2009 44%
Fall 2009 -
2010 57%
2011 56%
2012 52%
2013 51%
2014 23%

Full question wording: Please tell me if you have a very favorable, somewhat favorable, somewhat unfavorable or very unfavorable opinion of the United States.

Notes: Favorable combines "very favorable" and "somewhat favorable" responses. Unfavorable combines "very unfavorable" and "somewhat unfavorable."