Sociologists spoke about the warm relations between Russians and Ukrainians

Социологи рассказали о теплых взаимоотношениях россиян и украинцев

Russians and Ukrainians, according to the survey, relate well to each other

The majority of inhabitants of Russia and Ukraine, according to sociologists, relate well to each other and do not want closed borders between the two countries.

Russia and Ukraine should be independent States with open each other’s borders. So, according to sociologists, I believe the majority of citizens of both countries. The results of a joint study by the Levada centre and the Kyiv international Institute of sociology (KIIS) on Tuesday, March 12, Interfax reported.

According to the surveys, 52% of Russians and 48% of Ukrainians believe that the two countries should not be visa and customs regimes. The opposite opinion is about closed borders, visa and customs regimes adhere to, according to the “Levada-center”, 25% of respondents in Russia, and, according to the KIIS, 38% of survey participants in Ukraine.

About a single state expressed 17% of Russian respondents, and 4% Ukrainian.

Meanwhile, as evidenced by the results of a joint sociological research, currently the Nations of Russia and Ukraine are warm to each other. So, of his good attitude to the Ukrainians said 82% of Russians, 25% of respondents described this relationship as very good. In turn, 77% of respondents in Ukraine expressed a good attitude to the citizens of the Russian Federation, of whom 23% were admitted in a very good relationship.

About their negative attitude to each other, said, according to the survey, 13% of Russians and 14% of Ukrainians. The leadership of the neighboring country have a negative attitude 85% of Russians and 69% of Ukrainians, it is noted in surveys.

In Russia the survey was conducted on 15-20 February 2019 on a representative nationwide sample of urban and rural population among 1600 people aged 18 years and older in 137 localities of the 50 constituent entities of the Russian Federation. In Ukraine, the Kyiv international Institute of sociology conducted the survey from 8 to 20 February 2042 among the respondents.

Previously, sociologists of KMIS set of likes and dislikes Ukrainians to other Nations.

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