Almaty, Kazakhstan – IRI today released its survey of Kazakhstan public opinion. The poll, conducted May 9-23, 2009, is a comprehensive analysis of attitudes regarding the Kazakhstani economic, social and political landscape.
IRI has conducted surveys in Kazakhstan since 2005, including three national polls over the past 10 months. The goal of the program is to both gauge public opinion and to use this information in conjunction with IRI’s work with Kazakhstan’s political parties.
The randomly selected sample consists of 1,516 adult men and women from 54 rural and 31 urban locations in all 14 regions of Kazakhstan and Astana city and Almaty city. The study was designed and analyzed by Baltic Surveys / The Gallup Organization. The survey was fielded by the Institute for Comparative Social Research-Kazakhstan under the supervision of IRI. The margin of error for the national sample will not exceed ± 2.5 percent in 19 out of 20 cases.Top