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Survey: 83% of residents are dissatisfied with government’s work

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUResidents expressed the biggest amount of disappointment with the government’s work, which received sharp criticisms last November. Previously, the government’s work assessment declined by seven points. Scepticism became only sharper in December, dropping by 11 points, according to data from Baltic International Bank’s Latvian Barometer.

According to data from the barometer, only 12% of respondents view the government’s work positively. 83% of Latvian residents are dissatisfied with the work done by the government.

Results of the study show that residents’ elated mood had dropped in November. Respondents were also more pessimistic in December in regards to changes to Latvia’s economic situation (-8 points) and Latvia’s general situation (-9 points).

In relation to the financial state of their family, residents remain optimistic. Compared with November, outlooks for family financial state declined somewhat from +6 to +3 points. Nevertheless, general assessment remains positive. Assessment of the current financial state of their family has improved, climbing up by two points.

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