• Press release №1987
    25.08.2017
    WHY YOUTH NEEDS POLITICS?

    Young people seek ‘drive’ and career opportunities in politics and social movements; they consider justice to be the most important thing in the country’s development; they want to be subjects, not objects of politics.

  • Press release №1986
    23.08.2017
    WORKING IN MILITARY AND DEFENSE INDUSTRY

    Russians highly appreciate the prestige and income of those employed in the defense industry.

  • Press release №1985
    22.08.2017
    SERGEY UDALTSOV AND THE LEFT WING OF THE RUSSIAN POLITICS

    After four years in jail Sergey Udaltsov fell out of favor with most Russians.

Awards Ceremony at Higher School of Economics. Day one.

On June 27, the Awards Ceremony for VCIOM’s Student Research Competition took place at National Research University – Higher School of Economics. Prizes and awards were given by...

Moscow – London

Based on the data of VCIOM’s latest study devoted to demographic trends in mono-industrial towns in modern Russia, the Cambridge experts prepared an article published in the...

“The Kozakdom potential as a stability factor in the North Caucasus"

On June 14, a meeting of the VCIOM Scientific Council was held at the Grushin hall; the meeting was titled “The Kozakdom potential as a stability factor in the North...

Lectures at foreign universities

Olga Kamenchuk, VCIOM Director on International and Public Affairs, has finished another set of reports and open lectures about VCIOM and its studies; the lectures are given each...

Russia Crawls Back To Life, But Locals Feel Uneasy

20.07.2017

Russia's economy surely is better than it was a year ago. But, tell that to the Russians. Some 45% of them believe the “worst is yet to come” despite a nice 3.1% recovery in economic growth over the last 12 months ending in May, according to the Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM).

Source: Forbes

Overwhelming majority of Russians favor criminalizing illegal drug use

26.06.2017

Almost 80 percent of Russians say they want to bring back criminal penalties for illegal drug use, and only six support legalizing the use of soft drugs, according to the latest survey conducted by Russia’s state-run polling agency, VTSIOM.

Source: RT News

PM Karapetyan’s rating high among voters: VCIOM poll

28.03.2017

Public opinion polls of the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM) over Armenia’s upcoming parliamentary election showed that the ratings of two leading forces, the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) and Tsarukyan alliance are equal in practice, reports Armenpress.

Source: ArmenPress

PM Karapetyan’s rating high among voters: VCIOM poll

28.03.2017

Public opinion polls of the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM) over Armenia’s upcoming parliamentary election showed that the ratings of two leading forces, the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) and Tsarukyan alliance are equal in practice, reports Armenpress.

Source: ArmenPress

PM Karapetyan’s rating high among voters: VCIOM poll

28.03.2017

Public opinion polls of the Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VCIOM) over Armenia’s upcoming parliamentary election showed that the ratings of two leading forces, the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) and Tsarukyan alliance are equal in practice, reports Armenpress.

Source: ArmenPress

Wie La La Land

23.03.2017

Die Begeisterung der Russen über die Annexion der Krim ist groß. Wirtschaftlich erweist sich die Einnahme bis dato vor allem als Belastung. Wladimir Putin selbst ist am Wochenende nicht auf die berühmten Sperlingsberge im Südwesten Moskaus gekommen. Das Festival namens „Frühling“ zu Ehren der Annexion der Halbinsel Krim vor drei Jahren überließ er lieber dem gemeinen Volk.

Source: Welt

Putting history to rest: Will Lenin soon be buried?

14.03.2017

MPs call for dismantling the Soviet leader’s mausoleum on Red Square. Ivan Sukharev, a State Duma deputy from the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia (LDPR), sent a request to the speaker of the Federation Council, Valentina Matviyenko, to consider the issue of dismantling Vladimir Lenin's mausoleum in Red Square, RT reports.

July, 2017
  • Satisfaction with life
    48
  • Social optimism
    63
  • Financial state
    55
  • Economic situation in the country
    48
  • Political situation
    57
  • General vector of development
    55

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