ARROYO’S NET SATISFACTION RATING FALLS
More Filipinos were dissatisfied with the performance of President Gloria Arroyo, according to the latest IBON survey.
In the July 2007 IBON Survey, conducted from July 2-13, 2007, the independent think-tank found that some 72% of respondents were unsatisfied and 10% satisfied with the performance of President Arroyo over the past quarter. This translated to a net satisfaction rating of almost –62 percent.
The net rating was much lower than that recorded during the January 2007 survey round, where 61% found her performance unsatisfactory and 15% satisfactory, for a satisfaction rating of –47 percent.
The July 2007 IBON survey was conducted nationwide with 1,488 respondents from July 2-13. It has a margin of error of plus or minus three percent.
Below is the tabulation of results of the respondents’ perception on Pres. Arroyo’s performance for the past three months.
What can you say about Pres. Arroyo’s performance as president these past three months?
July 2006 Jan 2007 July 2007
Frequency % Frequency % Frequency %
Satisfactory 139 9.35 219 14.67 152 10.22
Unsatisfactory 1,161 78.08 916 61.35 1,073 72.11
Net Satisfaction Rating (68.7) (46.7) (61.9)