• The results of the survey carried out by the Sociological Group Rating on October 2-9 among residents of Kharkiv oblast revealed that 56% intend to participate in the local elections, 20% - doubt about participation, 9% - will likely participate, 15% - will unlikely vote. Voters’ mobilization is relatively higher among the elderly, women, and residents of Kharkiv.
• “The Bloc of Kernes - Successful Kharkiv” leads in the rating (Kharkiv Oblast Council) - 45.7% among those who intend to vote and have decided are ready to support it. Further - "Bloc of Svitlychna Razom!" (19.6%), "Opposition Platform – Za Zhyttia" (13.7%), "Sluha Narodu" (7.4%), "European Solidarity" (4.2%), “Shariy Party” (3.7%). The rating of other parties is less than 2%. About 11% ave not decided on the matter.
Audience: residents of Kharkiv oblast aged 18 and older. The sample is representative in terms of age and gender. Total sample: 2000 respondents, including oblast center – 1024 respondents. Personal formalized interview (face-to-face). The margin of error does not exceed 2.2% for oblast, and 3.1% - for oblast center. Period of the survey: 2-9 October, 2020