P-Noy admin receives improvement on satisfactory rating – SWS


MANILA, Nov. 18 — Result of the latest survey on the administration of President Benigno S. Aquino III conducted by the Social Weather Stations revealed an increase in approval rating. It is by far a rebound in the last quarter after a very noticeable record low in June.

The third-quarter survey result showed 59 percent of the 1,200 respondents said they were satisfied with the Aquino administration, while 24 percent were dissatisfied and 16 percent ambivalent. This has a net score of +35, which was rated as “good”.

A similar survey conducted in the second quarter posted a net score of +29 or “moderate”, with 56 percent satisfied, 26 percent dissatisfied, and 18 percent ambivalent.

The SWS classifies net satisfaction ratings as follows: +70 and above are rated as “excellent”; +50 to +69 as “very good”; +30 to +49 as “good”; +10 to +29 as “moderate”; +9 to -9 as “neutral”; -10 to -29 as “poor”; -30 to -49 as “bad”; -50 to -69 as “very bad”; and -70 and below as “execrable”.

The survey was conducted among 1,200 respondents from September 26 to 29.


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