China News Service, Manila, July 8th (Reporter Guan Xiangdong) The Philippine Social Weather Station (SWS) released a poll on the 8th, showing that Philippine President Duterte’s net satisfaction soared to a record high at the half of his term. Eighty percent of Filipinos are satisfied with his work.
Data map: Philippine President Duterte. Photo by Guan Xiangdong, a reporter from China News Service
SWS conducted a face-to-face survey of 1,200 adults (18 years of age and above) across the country from June 22 to 26. According to the survey results, 80% of Filipino adultsThe leader of Lanao was satisfied with his performance.
SWS analysis pointed out that in the second quarter, Filipinos’ overall satisfaction with the president rose by 1 percentage point from 79% in the March 2019 poll, and overall dissatisfaction fell by 1 percentage point from 13%. Therefore, President Duterte’s net satisfaction (satisfied percentage minus dissatisfied percentage) in the quarter was +68, which was rated as “very good” by SWS, setting the highest record of satisfaction in Duterte’s polls , Surpassing his "very good" record of net satisfaction +66 won in March 2019 and June 2017.
Duterte was born in March 1945 in Maasin City, Leyte Province, Philippines. He was a lawyer and served as the mayor of Davao, the largest city in Mindanao in southern Philippines for 25 years. In the 2016 Philippine presidential election, Duterte won 16,601,997 votes, with 39% of the votes. June 30 of the yearDuterte was sworn in as the 16th President of the Republic of the Philippines. (End)