SWS: Duterte admin gets “very good” net satisfaction rating

(File photo) President Rodrigo Duterte discusses matters with Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III during the 19th Cabinet Meeting in Malacañan Palace on October 4, 2017. (Photo by Marcelino Pascua/Presidential Photo)

(Eagle News) – Over 60 percent of Filipinos are satisfied with the general performance of the Duterte administration, a recent Social Weather Stations survey said.

According to the SWS, the 69% of Filipinos satisfied,18% neither satisfied nor dissatisfied, and 11% dissatisfied translate to a net satisfaction rating of  +58.

Even if this was a 12-point decline from the +70 rating the administration received in the fourth quarter of 2017, the SWS said it was “very good.”

The high ratings cut across geographical areas and socio-economic classes.

Net satisfaction rating of the administration’s performance remained “excellent” in Mindanao with +72, a 15-point decline from the +87 rating in December 2017.

In the Visayas, the net satisfaction rating remained at “very good,” with a +57 rating.

It also stayed at “very good” in Balance Luzon, with a +50, although this was down by 17 points  from the record-high +67 recorded in December 2017.

In Metro Manila, the net satisfaction rating was at +58.

While a 13-point decline from the record-high +71 in December, the rating was classified as “very good” by the SWS.

The national administration’s net satisfaction stayed at “very good” with its +56 rating among members of classes ABC.

Among members of Class D and Class E, net satisfaction ratings were at +58 and +56, respectively, both classified as “very good.”