32.2% of Russians polled Higher school of Economics do not believe in the danger of the epidemic or consider it a fiction of stakeholders, this research University HSE announced on may 28.
According to the survey, 56% of respondents supported the country’s course towards the lifting of quarantine measures. While 20.4% of respondents believe that restrictions are lifted on time, and 35,6% believe that the quarantine can be removed earlier.
At the same time, one in three (31.3 per cent) think that it is too early to lift the restrictions regime of self-isolation or even need them to tighten.
A survey of public opinion “changes caused by the epidemic is coronavirus and the regime of isolation” was held on March 18. During the fifth wave of the survey, which was conducted from 21 to 26 may, were surveyed and 7.6 thousand persons in all regions of Russia.
The number of patients COVID-19 Russia ranks third in the world after the USA and Brazil. On may 28, according to the American Johns Hopkins University, in Russia identified 379 051 case, 4142 people have died, 150 993 recovered.