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Duterte on Tan, SWS survey on love and career, PH-China meeting | Midday wRap

Feb 14, 2018 - 12:55 PM

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Career or love life? Survey says this is what Filipinos would choose

Feb 13, 2018 - 9:16 PM

More than half of respondents describe their love life as 'very happy,' according to a Social Weather Stations poll

Malacañang hails SWS survey on 'record-low' common crimes

Feb 03, 2018 - 2:54 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque says this survey is a 'big boost' to the morale of the country's police

RECORD LOW. The latest SWS survey says the 2017 average victimization by common crime is at a "record-low" 6.1%. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Navy frigate project controversy, Aguirre on Rappler probe, SWS survey | Evening wRap

Jan 18, 2018 - 8:52 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 18, 2017

Jan 18, 2018 - 1:58 PM

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Rappler press conference on SEC registration on January 15, 2018

Public satisfaction with Duterte administration at record high – SWS

Jan 18, 2018 - 12:42 PM

Filipinos are most satisfied with the Duterte government's fight against terrorism, and least satisfied with its effort to address inflation and traffic, according to the results of the latest Social Weather Stations survey

PH PRESIDENT. President Rodrigo Duterte gives a speech at an even. Malacanang file photo

Robredo’s trust rating soars to 'very good' +52 – SWS

Jan 16, 2018 - 3:00 PM

(UPDATED) Among geographical areas, the Vice President obtains the biggest jump in her trust ratings in Mindanao where it rose from a 'moderate' +24 in September 2017 to a 'very good' +50 in December 2017

'VERY GOOD' TRUST RATING. Vice President Leni Robredo mingles with guests at the commemoration of the 121st Rizal Day on December 30, 2017. The Fourth Quarter 2017 Social Weather Stations survey showsa surge in her trust rating. (Photo by OVP)

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Jan 12, 2018 - 8:34 PM

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Nearly half of Filipinos think declaring a revolutionary government is legal – SWS

Jan 12, 2018 - 6:47 PM

Pollster group SWS finds that 48% of Filipinos think declaring a revolutionary government is allowed by the constitution

'YES TO REVGOV'. Pro-revolutionary government supporters gather at Mendiola on Bonifacio Day 2017. Rappler file photo

More Filipinos oppose revolutionary government – SWS

Jan 12, 2018 - 6:03 PM

The Social Weather Stations finds that 39% disagree, 31% support, and 30% are undecided on President Rodrigo Duterte declaring a revolutionary government

'NO TO REVGOV'. Anti-Duterte protesters march in Manila on Bonifacio Day, November 30, 2017. File photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

Malacañang says liberation of Marawi boosted Duterte’s trust rating

Jan 12, 2018 - 12:57 PM

Malacañang also cites the 'growing' economy as another factor in President Rodrigo Duterte's 'excellent' trust rating

HEROES' WELCOME. PNP-SAF members get a heroes' welcome in Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig City on October 25, 2017, more than a week after Marawi is declared liberated from terrorist influence. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte regains 'excellent' trust rating – SWS

Jan 12, 2018 - 11:26 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte recovers from the September drop in his trust rating with a marked improvement in trust levels among the poorest Filipinos, according to the latest Social Weather Stations survey

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte sings the Philippine National Anthem during the commissioning of the BRP Lapu-Lapu and BRP Francisco Dagohoy and the launching of the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) Rice-Corn Blend Program at the Sasa Wharf in Davao City on December 21, 2017. Joining the President are Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Director Eduardo Gongona, National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr., Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, Agriculture Undersecretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat and Presidential Adviser for Military Affairs Arthur Tabaquero. KIWI BULACLAC/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO.

Duterte on corruption, Teachers’ salary hike, Princess Charlotte nursery photos | Evening wRap

Jan 09, 2018 - 7:29 PM

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49% of Filipinos expect better life in next 12 months – SWS

Jan 09, 2018 - 11:44 AM

The results of the Fourth Quarter 2017 Social Weather Survey also show that 52% of Filipinos expect an improved economy this year

UNEMPLOYMENT. Thousands of job seekers troop to the Quezon City Hall on Labor Day to seek job opportunities at the DOLE's Job Fair. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

67 policemen will face sanctions – Dela Rosa

Jan 08, 2018 - 9:45 AM

The PNP chief also says the 4 cops caught using fireworks during the holidays will be dismissed

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Jan 07, 2018 - 1:17 PM

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Jan 04, 2018 - 7:50 PM

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#ThewRap: Things you need to know, January 4, 2018

Jan 04, 2018 - 10:48 AM

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FUTURE REPRESENTATIVE? Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio delivers a speech during the launch of the Tapang at Malasakit Alliance for the Philippines. Screenshot by Rappler

Sara Duterte joins Magic 12 in 2019 Senate race surveys

Jan 03, 2018 - 8:36 PM

(UPDATED) Presidential daughter Sara Duterte-Carpio joins the list dominated by reelectionist and returning senators

PRESIDENTIAL IN-LAW. Lawyer Manases Carpio (right) with wife, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio. Malacañang file photo

Nearly half of Filipinos made New Year's resolutions for 2017 – SWS

Dec 30, 2017 - 7:03 PM

But only 6% have fulfilled 'all or almost all' of what they listed down

Malacañang says bright 2018 reason for high SWS ratings

Dec 30, 2017 - 2:23 PM

Malacañang cites list of 'reasons to be hopeful' in the coming year

96% of Filipino to welcome 2018 with hope – SWS

Dec 29, 2017 - 6:32 PM

The figure is a record high since the SWS started the New Year survey in 2000

Sereno camp says drop in ratings good despite smear campaign

Dec 28, 2017 - 5:42 PM

The Sereno team is confident they will recover in the Senate, which they expect to be a fair venue for the impeachment trial

Robredo 'happy' over 'good' satisfaction rating in SWS survey

Dec 28, 2017 - 12:22 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo maintains a good +42 net satisfaction rating in December 2017, up by a point from the same survey in September 2017

GOOD RATING. Vice President Leni Robredo leads her office's Metro Laylayan visit to Barangay Tumana in Marikina City on December 12, 2017. Photo by OVP

Why do Filipinos love to celebrate Christmas?

Dec 24, 2017 - 6:27 PM

Sociologists explain why the holiday season is so widely celebrated in the country

HOLIDAYS. Majority of Filipinos anticipate Christmas and expect the season to be happy, results from an SWS survery show. Graphic by Alejandro Edoria

Mindanaoans most optimistic about Christmas, until...

Dec 24, 2017 - 4:10 PM

The Social Weather Stations survey is conducted December 8-16, before floods, landslides, fire, and the extension of martial law happen

FLASH FLOODS. Flash floods and landslides kill at least 18 in the town of Sibuco in Zamboanga Del Norte. Photo from the AFP Western Mindanao Command

Malacañang defends 'unpopular' martial law

Dec 23, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque reiterates the supposed need to extend martial law to allow the military to address the remnants of ISIS-inspired groups

DISPLACED. Many Marawi residents are still unable to go back to their homes as the military continues to limit access to Marawi City. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Duterte's net satisfaction rating up by 10 points – SWS

Dec 22, 2017 - 10:35 PM

(UPDATED) The SWS survey for the 4th quarter of 2017 shows 71% of Filipinos are satisfied, 13% are dissatisfied, and 15% are undecided with President Rodrigo Duterte's performance

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino (PDP) - Laban Christmas ​​benefit ​dinner for Marawi City at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Pasay City on December 13, 2017, calls on the PDP-Laban as well as other political parties to unite so that they could all work together to solve the country's problems. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

‘War is over’: Majority disagree with martial law extension – SWS poll

Dec 22, 2017 - 10:30 PM

The Social Weather Stations survey also finds 66% of Filipinos believe the armed forces 'can suppress the Maute group and Abu Sayaff even without martial law'

Filipino families who consider themselves poor rise to 10.9M

Dec 02, 2017 - 5:01 PM

The results of a Social Weather Stations survey show that as of September, 47% of Filipino families rated themselves as poor, up by 3 percentage points from June

POVERTY RATE. Self-rated poverty among Filipino families rises in September 2017. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

New ISIS leader in Southeast Asia, SWS survey on Duterte, Texas shooting | Midday wRap

Nov 06, 2017 - 12:58 PM

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Fewer Filipinos expect Duterte to fulfill promises – SWS

Nov 06, 2017 - 1:05 AM

Only 35% of Filipinos expect President Rodrigo Duterte to fulfill 'all' or 'most' of his promises. Declines are recorded across areas, socioeconomic classes, and age groups.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the groundbreaking ceremony of the Scout Ranger Ville in San Miguel, Bulacan on October 11, 2017, reiterates his vow to provide new equipment to the government troops so they could carry out their duties efficiently. Malacañan Photo

Aegis Juris fratman, Cayetano, Jack Ma | Evening wRap

Oct 25, 2017 - 8:47 PM

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95% of Filipinos say drug suspects should be ‘captured alive’

Oct 25, 2017 - 12:50 PM

The number of Filipinos who believe it's important to capture drug suspects alive increased in September compared to June, according to a Social Weather Stations survey

DRUG SUSPECTS. Alleged drug subjects line up during Operation Tokhang under Delpan Bridge in Manila in October 2016. Three were dead after the operation. Photo by Inoue Jaena/ Rappler

Dela Rosa, Andanar, ISIS in PH | Midday wRap

Oct 25, 2017 - 12:48 PM

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Dela Rosa hits SWS for 'piecemeal attack' on PNP drug war

Oct 24, 2017 - 10:41 PM

Social Weather Stations, however, says they are merely following their own timeline for the survey releases and that more are forthcoming

QUESTIONED. PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa slams SWS. File photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Filipinos who believe 'nanlaban' claim of cops have higher trust in Duterte – SWS

Oct 24, 2017 - 8:46 PM

According to the survey, net satisfaction ratings of Duterte were higher among those who believed cops' claim that drug suspects were killed because they fought back

DRUG WAR. This photo taken on July 15, 2016 shows a police officer roping off the crime scene as the body of an alleged drug dealer shot dead lies in the street in Manila. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Why are Filipinos supporting Duterte's drug war?

Oct 14, 2017 - 9:14 PM

Despite concerns and controversies, 7 in 10 Filipinos are satisfied with the Duterte administration's drug war led by the Philippine National Police

EDITORS NOTE: Graphic content / In this picture taken on July 8, 2016, police officers investigate the dead body of an alleged drug dealer, his face covered with packing tape and a placard reading "I'm a pusher", on a street in Manila. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

House members rally behind Alvarez after ratings drop

Oct 14, 2017 - 8:04 PM

'Sometimes that is the natural consequence of exercising your political will and expressing candid political sentiments,' says one ally of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez

RATINGS DOWN. Key House members come to the defense of House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, whose ratings dipped according to recent surveys. File photo

Understanding Duterte's decline in SWS, Pulse surveys

Oct 14, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Don't make the mistake of comparing SWS net ratings (48%) with Pulse Asia's gross ratings (80%). They are apples and oranges.

Pulse Asia and SWS survey, Sara Duterte, Pimentel | Evening wRap

Oct 13, 2017 - 7:41 PM

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Pulse Asia survey, SWS survey, Odette | Midday wRap

Oct 13, 2017 - 1:59 PM

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Only 3 in 10 Filipinos trust, approve of Alvarez – Pulse Asia

Oct 13, 2017 - 1:52 PM

Both Pulse Asia and Social Weather Stations surveys show the biggest erosion in Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez's numbers in his home region, Mindanao

HOUSE PRIORITIES. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez reopens the session on July 24. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Majority of Filipinos trust, satisfied with Koko Pimentel – surveys

Oct 13, 2017 - 12:03 PM

A SWS survey shows Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III with a 'personal record high' net satisfaction rating in September

Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) President and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III echoes the party's advocacies against illegal drugs, corruption and criminality as well as their advocacy on federalism and environment protection during a press conference with President Rodrigo Roa Duterte and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez at the Rizal Hall in Malacañan Palace on March 13, 2017. TOTO LOZANO/Presidential Photo

Alvarez’s net satisfaction drops to ‘personal low’ – SWS

Oct 12, 2017 - 11:36 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, who is Davao del Norte 1st District Representative, sees the biggest decline in net satisfaction rating in Mindanao

PANTALEON ALVAREZ. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez reopens the session on July 24. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Robredo keeps 'good' satisfaction rating – SWS

Oct 12, 2017 - 11:02 PM

(UPDATED) The results of the Social Weather Stations survey held in September show 62% of respondents satisfied, and 21% dissatisfied with the performance of Vice President Leni Robredo

STILL GOOD. Vice President Leni Robredo delivers a speech during the 17th National Public Employment Service Office Congress on October 6, 2017. Photo by the OVP

Sereno’s net satisfaction drops as impeachment looms

Oct 12, 2017 - 10:03 PM

(UPDATED) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno’s net satisfaction rating, according to the Social Weather Stations (SWS)’s 3rd quarter 2017 report, drop by over 12 points, from 21 in June 2017 to 9 in September 2017

EMBATTLED CHIEF JUSTICE. Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno keynotes the 24th Philippine Trial Judges League Inc. (PTJLI) at The Oriental Hotel, Palo, Leyte on October 11, 2017. Photo from SC PIO

Bautista impeachment, SWS, PDEA | Evening wRap

Oct 11, 2017 - 8:35 PM

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Drug war reason for satisfaction, dissatisfaction on Duterte – SWS

Oct 11, 2017 - 5:43 PM

(UPDATED) The Social Weather Stations revealed the finding during its Opinion on Drug War study presentation. They say the numbers have yet to be released.

SAME REASON. The SWS says the satisfaction and dissatisfaction for President Rodrigo Duterte's performance is the war on drugs. File photo by LeAnne Jazul

'That really happens' says MMDA chair in dip in Duterte's ratings

Oct 10, 2017 - 4:04 PM

MMDA Chairman Danny Lim says the traffic is not the only reason for the 19-point decline in President Rodrigo Duterte's satisfaction rating in Metro Manila

'IT HAPPENS'. MMDA chairman Danilo Lim says it is normal for ratings to drop. File photo by Rambo Talambong/Rappler