Rating World Leaders

Confidence in Putin

How much confidence do you have in Russian President Vladimir Putin?

Percent of Russia responding Confidence, all years measured

Survey Percent responding Confidence
2002 -
2003 76%
2004 -
2005 -
2006 75%
2007 84%
2008 83%
2009 81%
2010 77%
2011 75%
2012 69%
2013 -
2014 83%
2015 88%
2016 -
2017 87%

Full question wording: Now I'm going to read a list of political leaders. For each, tell me how much confidence you have in each leader to do the right thing regarding world affairs - a lot of confidence, some confidence, not too much confidence, or no confidence at all: Russian President Vladimir Putin

Notes: Confidence combines "a lot of confidence" and "some confidence" responses. No Confidence combines "not too much confidence" and "no confidence at all."