05:37 GMT +322 March 2018
Listen Live

    Public Opinion: Who is the Most Popular Presidential Candidate in Russia

    Get short URL
    0 130
    © Sputnik/

    The Russian presidential election will be held on March 18, while the pre-election campaign officially kicked off on December 18, 2017.

    There are a total of eight candidates running this year: Sergey Baburin (Russian All-People's Union party), Pavel Grudinin (Communist Party of the Russian Federation), incumbent President Vladimir Putin (running as an independent candidate), Ksenia Sobchak (Civic Initiative party), Vladimir Zhirinovsky (Liberal Democratic Party of Russia), Maxim Suraykin (Communists of Russia party), Boris Titov (Party of Growth) and Grigory Yavlinsky (Yabloko Party).

    Find out how popular the eight presidential candidates are in Russia on Sputnik infographic.

    presidential run, presidential candidates, public opinion, presidential campaign, approval rating, presidential election, presidential race, 2018 Russian presidential election, Russia
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment

    More infographics

    • Eastern Ghouta
      Last update: 16:34 19.03.2018
      16:34 19.03.2018

      Eastern Ghouta in Details

      Tens of thousands of civilians have already left Eastern Ghouta, a rebel-held Damascus suburb, through humanitarian corridors organized by Syria and Russia. At the same time, the country's armed forces are continuing to liberate the area from terrorists.

    • 2018 Russian Presidential Election
      Last update: 10:45 16.03.2018
      10:45 16.03.2018

      2018 Russian Presidential Election

      Only three days are left until Sunday, when Russians will go to the polls and cast their ballots in the forthcoming presidential election, choosing the name of the person who will govern the country for the next six years.

    • Turkish Operation in Afrin
      Last update: 17:15 15.03.2018
      17:15 15.03.2018

      Turkish Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin: Facts and Figures

      On January 20, Ankara, jointly with forces from the opposition Free Syrian Army, launched Operation Olive Branch in Afrin in order to "clear" Turkey's border with Syria of the terrorist threat.

    • Improvement of the Russian Armed Forces
      Last update: 22:59 02.03.2018
      22:59 02.03.2018

      Russian Armed Forces: Today and Tomorrow

      The combat capability of the Russian Armed Forces has notably improved over the past few years. Great strides have been taken to build up the country's ground forces and navy, as well as to develop new types of arms, including hypersonic gliders and laser weapons.