Russians in Russia and Russians in the Baltic - Trends


The following tables draw on some of the comparable questions asked in New Russia Barometer surveys, as well as New Baltic Barometer surveys.

132

Do you and your family earn enough from regular work in the official economy to buy what your household really needs?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians Russian , Russians

132

133

In the past year has your family made savings, or just got by or spent some savings or borrowed money or spent savings and borrowed money?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians

133

 


130

Here are some statements that Russian-speakers make about life in this country since independence. Can you tell me whether or not you agree that conditions for people like me in Russia are worse than here? (Definitely agree...definitely disagree)

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians

130

 


131

Here are some statements that Russian-speakers make about life in this country since independence. Can you tell me whether or not you agree that this country offers better chances of improving living standards in future than does Russia? (Definitely agree...definitely disagree)

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians

131

 


121

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the economic system before perestroika?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, economy

121

 


122

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100 is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the present economic system?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, economy

122

 


123

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100 is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the economic system in five years?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

123

 


124

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the system of government of the...?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

124

 


125

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the present system of government...?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

125

 


126

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the system of government in five years time...?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

126

 


127

Would you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to say what they think?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

127

 


128

Would you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to join any organization they want?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

128

 


129

Would you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to decide whether or not to participate in politics?

Estonian Russians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanian Russians, Russians

129

 


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