Political ratings in IRI-commissioned survey

InterPressNews has obtained information about a recent public opinion survey of the International Republican Institute (IRI), showing the ruling Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia in lead with 26% support among survey respondents, followed by the National Movement/United Opposition and the European Georgia –Free Democrats with 22% and 7 %, respectively.

A source told InterPressNews that the survey was conducted before the June 20-21 developments. Reportedly, the IRI does not intend to make the survey results public and introduces them to the political parties.

According to the public opinion survey, which examines voting intentions of respondents if parliamentary polls were held the following Sunday, he ruling Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia currently has 26% support among respondents, followed by the National Movement/United Opposition - 22% and the European Georgia –Free Democrats – 7 %; the Alliance of Patriots - 5%; the Labor Party – 5%; the Public Movement - 2%; the Democratic Movement- United Georgia - 2%; the Movement for Building – 2 %; Girchi – 1 %; other – 1 %; 6 % of respondents said they would vote for none of the parties, and 22% either did not know or refused to answer.

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