A clear polarisation in the Greek political landscape with SYRIZA assuming a dominant position. These are the latest published results going into the last week of campaigning in the Euroelections. See To BHMA newspaper for full report.
A survey conducted by Palmos Analysis for the TVXS website regarding the upcoming European election shows that SYRIZA has a 5% lead over government party New Democracy.
The survey results for the European elections are:
- SYRIZA – 25.3%
- New Democracy – 20.3%
- Golden Dawn – 5.7%
- The River – 4.9%
- KKE – 4.6%
- ANEL – 3.6%
- DIMAR – 2.6%
- LAOS – 1%
- Ecologists-Greens – 0.9%
- Undecided – 13.3%
The vast majority of respondents claimed that the European elections are important or very important, while 85% stated that they would vote and 10% would probably vote.
About 51% of respondents believe that SYRIZA will form the next government, while 39% disagree. Meanwhile, 48% of respondents felt that a SYRIZA government will be better than the current New Democracy-PASOK coalition, which has a 39% approval rating.
The potential victory of SYRIZA in relation to the economy troubled 40% of respondents, while 50% disagree with the statement. The survey also showed that 46% believe that a SYRIZA will cause political instability, compared to 48% who disagree with the position.