Pulse Asia: President Duterte is most trusted official; gets 91% rating

Pulse Asia: President Duterte is most trusted official; gets 91% rating

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte is the most trusted official in the land with a high 91 percent rating, latest survey results from independent pollster Pulse Asia show.

According to the survey on trust rating of top national officials conducted from July 2-8, an overwhelming 91 percent express trust in President Duterte and “practically no one distrusting him.”

Among the geographical areas, the chief executive enjoyed the highest trust rating in Mindanao, where he hails, with 97 percent.

He got 89 percent apiece in both Luzon and Visayas, while 92 percent in the National Capital Region.

Meanwhile, 62 percent of those surveyed expressed trust on Vice President Leni Robredo. Supreme Court Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno garnered a 35 percent trust rating.

The survey, done using face-to-face interviews, was conducted a few days after Pres. Duterte and Robredo were sworn into office. Janice Cave/PNA/northboundasia.com