Filipinos back Duterte
MANILA: Most Filipinos remain appreciative of the performance of President Rodrigo Duterte after one year of his term, according to an independent poll released here yesterday.
A survey by Pulse Asia Inc conducted from June 24 to 29 showed that 82% of the 1 200 people surveyed nationwide approved of the way Duterte ran the country.
Of the respondents, the poll said 13% were undecided about Duterte’s performance, while 5% disapproved. Overall, the poll said Duterte scored the highest among the top government officials covered by the survey. “Most Filipinos remain appreciative of his performance,” the poll said.