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Rappler's latest stories on pre-election surveys


What surveys failed to predict in the Senate race

May 19, 2016 - 1:33 PM

Pre election polls do not capture outcomes for Serge Osmeña Joel Villanueva and Francis Pangilinan

SENATE BETS. (Left to right) Senator Serge Osmena, former TESDA chief Joel Villanueva, and former senator Francis Pangilinan.

News, not surveys, more likely to shape voters’ choice – Pulse Asia

May 09, 2016 - 3:35 PM

Reports that are played up in the news are the ones that may basically shape or condition the minds of the voters regardless of who they support whether they retain their support or shift to another candidate says Pulse Asia president Ronald Holmes

SURVEY SAYS. Pulse Asia president Ronald Holmes responds to questions in a Rappler interview with Cheche Lazaro on May 9, 2016

Game-changer? 25% of PH voters 'undecided' – Pulse Asia

May 08, 2016 - 8:39 PM

Based on 54 million registered voters with a 75 turnout 25 is about 12 5 million voters who may shift says Pulse Asia president Ronald Holmes

TIGHT RACE. Ronald Holmes, president of Pulse Asia Research, Incorporated weighs in on the 2016 elections in a Rappler interview on May 8, 2016

Marcos, Robredo tied for top spot in final The Standard VP poll

May 06, 2016 - 9:32 AM

Senator Chiz Escudero who was previously tied with Senator Bongbong Marcos is now ranked 3rd in the tight vice presidential race

STATISTICALLY TIED. Bongbong Marcos and Leni Robredo are statistically tied in the last The Standard poll

Binay losing faith in pre-election surveys

May 05, 2016 - 10:34 AM

Vice President Jejomar Binay brushes aside his low ranking in the surveys saying his warm reception across the country proves otherwise

HOMECOMING. Vice President Jejomar Binay addresses supporters at a campaign rally in Cauayan, Isabela, on May 4, 2016. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Duterte tops final The Standard poll

May 05, 2016 - 8:00 AM

3rd UPDATE Though the bank controversy deals him a blow in the Visayas increased support for him in Mindanao allows him to snatch a clear lead over Grace Poe and Mar Roxas

DUTERTE KEEPS LEAD. Duterte takes his motorcade around Malabon and Navotas in April 2016. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/ Rappler

Despite rape joke, Duterte retains wide lead in new ABS-CBN survey

Apr 29, 2016 - 9:41 PM

The Davao City mayor however suffers a sharp decline in preference among voters in Metro Manila and Class ABC

Marcos tops SWS survey; Escudero, Robredo tied for 2nd

Apr 11, 2016 - 1:05 PM

Marcos voter preference rating remains unchanged from the previous survey but he secures the lead as Escudero s rating drops

POLL FRONTRUNNER. Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Jr overtakes Senator Francis 'Chiz' Escudero in the recent SWS survey. Photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

Duterte overtakes Poe in SWS survey

Apr 11, 2016 - 10:12 AM

The Davao City mayor takes the solo lead in a new SWS survey garnering 27 of support from respondents compared to Grace Poe s 23

NEW FRONTRUNNER. Rodrigo Duterte faces a crowd of supporters in Angeles, Pampanga in March 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez

Grace Poe tops presidential poll anew

Apr 02, 2016 - 5:56 PM

The Poe camp says the senator s continued lead in the polls shows that public perception is not swayed by her rivals attacks against her

Poe is front-runner in latest Pulse Asia poll

Apr 01, 2016 - 10:10 AM

4th UPDATE The results of the latest commissioned survey show that 3 in 10 Filipinos would vote for Senator Grace Poe if elections were held during the polling period

POLL FRONT RUNNER. Senator Grace Poe waves to supporters during a campaign sortie in San Fernando, Pampanga. Photo by Jay Morales

Binay biggest gainer if Poe disqualified – Pulse Asia

Mar 09, 2016 - 10:38 AM

UPDATED Senator Grace Poe is the top choice of voters in case either of their candidates bow out of the presidential race

Analysts to Binay: Widen scope of message

Mar 08, 2016 - 3:10 PM

The United Nationalist Alliance standard bearer has been hard at work wooing his core base the voters who delivered his victory in the 2010 vice presidential race Analysts say this may not be enough

QUEZON CAMPAIGN. Vice President Jejomar Binay shakes hands of supporters in Quezon. Photo from United Nationalist Alliance

Given low poll ratings, is it game over for Miriam Santiago?

Mar 08, 2016 - 10:00 AM

People who are very much active on social media are not really voters that has not been tested as much says an analyst referring to presidential bet Miriam Defensor Santiago s online popularity

Decline in Grace Poe's ratings not significant – campaign manager

Mar 08, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Campaign manager Ace Durano says latest poll results show that presidential candidate Grace Poe remains with a strong and stable base support

Senator Grace Poe during a campaign sortie in Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay on Friday, Mar 4, 2016. Photo by Arnold Almacen

The Scrum: Why Bongbong Marcos might win as VP

Mar 05, 2016 - 9:42 PM

What to do if you want to prevent it?

ILOCOS SCION. Senator Ferdinand 'Bongbong' Marcos Junior, running for vice president, greets supporters during a motorcade in Ilocos Norte province. Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Survey ratings for sale? Senatorial bets receive offers

Feb 16, 2016 - 9:33 PM

Senatorial bets Lorna Kapunan and Susan Ople urge polling firms Pulse Asia and Social Weather Stations to probe alleged staff selling info for improved rankings

Photo by Camille Elemia/Rappler

Incumbent, former senators dominate 2016 Senate race – SWS

Jan 15, 2016 - 12:33 PM

Senator Vicente Tito Sotto III continues to lead the senatorial aspirants in the latest poll conducted by Social Weather Stations

TOP 3. (L-R) Senator Vicente 'Tito' Sotto III, former senator Panfilo 'Ping' Lacson, and Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto lead senatorial aspirants in the January 2016 survey conducted by the Social Weather Stations

Binay, Escudero lead 2016 race – SWS poll

Jan 15, 2016 - 10:24 AM

UPDATED The biggest gainers are opposition standard bearer Vice President Jejomar Binay and vice presidential bet Senator Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr Voters preference for the two rose by 5 and 6 percentage points respectively

POLL LEADERS. If elections were held between January 8-10, 2016, Vice President Jejomar Binay (left) and Senator Francis 'Chiz' Escudero would win as president, and vice president, respectively

‘Daang Matuwid real front runner in 2016’ – Roxas

Jun 18, 2015 - 6:45 PM

Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II believes the 2016 presidential race will be more about leadership values of proven honesty a track record of performance and good governance rather than popularity and personalities

DIALOGUE. Interior Secretary Manuel Roxas II speaks at a multisectoral dialogue with civil society organizations on June 10, 2015. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Lacson fails to hit presidential target in poll

Jun 18, 2015 - 1:36 PM

Former Senator Panfilo Lacson fares better in the latest survey on voters preference for senators He is tied with Senator Vicente Sotto III for first and second place

WAITING FOR THE POLLS. Former Senator Panfilo Lacson says his 2016 plans depend on the result of the next survey. Rappler file photo

Winnability and limited choices: What truly rules PH elections

Jun 13, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Who should voters choose? The perceived winnable but unqualified candidate? Or the qualified but perceived this early as unwinnable?