satisfaction ratings - updates

Rappler's latest stories on satisfaction ratings


Richest Filipinos rate Duterte 'excellent' as dissatisfaction grows among poor

Oct 09, 2019 - 2:35 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte enjoys his highest ever satisfaction rating among Class ABC Filipinos as his rating among poor Filipinos declines, says a Social Weather Stations survey

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte delivers his speech during the oath-taking ceremony of the officers of the League of Vice Governors of the Philippines at the Malacañan Palace on September 10, 2019. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Robredo, Arroyo net satisfaction ratings dip in June – SWS

Jul 24, 2019 - 3:20 PM

The net satisfaction rating of Senate President Vicente Sotto III stays 'very good,' while Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin's rating remains 'moderate'

DIPPING NUMBERS. Vice President Leni Robredo (3rd from L) and Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo (center) both see declines in their respective satisfaction ratings in mid-2019. File photo from OVP

At midterm mark, Duterte scores his highest satisfaction rating

Jul 08, 2019 - 5:05 PM

After the Recto Bank incident dominates news headlines, 80% of Filipinos say they are satisfied with President Rodrigo Duterte's performance

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte urges Asian nations to take a collective action to tackle global challenges in his address during the Nikkei's 25th International Conference on the Future of Asia at the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo, Japan on May 31, 2019. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Duterte's satisfaction rating rises in Q4 2018 – SWS

Dec 29, 2018 - 7:52 PM

The President's net satisfaction rating was up in Metro Manila, Visayas, and the balance of Luzon, but it went down by a few points in Mindanao

SPEECH. President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his speech during his meeting with the Filipinos based in Papua New Guinea at the Filipino Community Center in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea on November 16, 2018. File photo by Malacañang

Duterte's satisfaction rating rises in Q3 – SWS

Sep 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM

In the 3rd Quarter 2018 Social Weather Stations survey, majority of Filipinos say that the President Rodrigo Duterte's remarks on God and rape are vulgar

'VERY GOOD' RATING. President Rodrigo Duterte speaks at an event in Bohol on June 28, 2018. Malacañang photo

Duterte satisfaction rating falls to new low – SWS survey

Jul 10, 2018 - 5:38 PM

(UPDATED) In the survey done June 27-30, satisfaction with the President remains unchanged among wealthier Filipinos. It stays 'very good' among class ABC.

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the opening of the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) Celebration in Mindanao at the SMX Convention Center in Lanang, Davao City on July 6, 2018, assured the public that they could reach him if they want to report any form of graft and corruption in the government. He added that he is ready to act on any report of corruption immediately. Malacañang Photo

Duterte’s satisfaction rating, SC ousts Sereno, Mayweather in Davao City | Evening wRap

May 11, 2018 - 7:47 PM

Watch Rappler's evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Public satisfaction with Duterte administration declines – SWS

May 11, 2018 - 2:55 PM

Out of 20 issues included in the Social Weather Stations survey, Filipinos are least satisfied with government efforts to fight inflation

PUBLIC SATISFACTION. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte speaks during the Pamamahagi ng Titulo Handog ng Pangulo program at Liwasang Alfaro G. Aguirre in Mulanay, Quezon on May 2, 2018. File photo by Richard Madelo/Presidential Photo

Mindanao shows growing dissatisfaction with gov't – SWS

Apr 22, 2018 - 2:54 PM

Mindanao pulls down the national ratings of the Senate, the House of Representatives, the Supreme Court, and even President Duterte's Cabinet

Robredo, Pimentel keep 'good' satisfaction ratings – SWS survey

Apr 17, 2018 - 11:05 PM

(UPDATED) Despite an 8-point dip in their numbers, the second and third highest officials of the land retained their 'good' satisfaction ratings

'GOOD.' Vice President Leni Robredo and Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III retained their 'good' satisfacting ratings despite an 8-point dip for both officials. Photos from OVP, Senate PRIB

Duterte’s satisfaction rating, Lacson on Aquino, SC on anti-illegal drug campaign | Midday wRap

Apr 12, 2018 - 12:25 PM

Watch Rappler's midday newscast with Bea Cupin

Public satisfaction with Duterte dips among poorest – SWS

Apr 11, 2018 - 8:25 PM

(2ND UPDATE) The 1st quarter of 2018 Social Weather Stations survey shows satisfaction with President Rodrigo Duterte declining in cities and in the Balance of Luzon

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City on April 9, 2018, announces that his attendance to the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Annual Conference 2018 aims to advance the country's cooperation with neighboring countries in the areas of economic investments and regional security. ROBINSON NIÑAL JR./PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

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

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

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

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

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

Bautista impeachment, SWS, PDEA | Evening wRap

Oct 11, 2017 - 8:35 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Chay Hofileña

Alvarez questions SWS survey on Duterte trust, satisfaction ratings

Oct 11, 2017 - 1:08 PM

The House Speaker says the SWS should disclose what it asks respondents – something the survey firm has always done

DUTERTE SURVEY. House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez (right) looks on as President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his 2nd State of the Nation Address. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Duterte ratings dip expected but 'love still there' – Malacañang

Oct 09, 2017 - 4:45 PM

Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella says Filipinos are now managing their expectations 'after the honeymoon period' of the Duterte administration

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the 58th Philippine Army Change of Command Ceremony at Fort Andres Bonifacio in Taguig City on October 5, 2017, reminds the government troops to remain loyal to the Constitution and the flag. KING RODRIGUEZ/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Senators urge Duterte to view ratings dip as 'wake-up call'

Oct 09, 2017 - 1:35 PM

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says Filipinos 'are now seeing Duterte for who he really is: a lying, rude, amoral, corrupt, and oppressive former mayor who is totally incompetent about governance at the national level'

President Rodrigo Duterte gives his message during the celebration of the 24th Anniversary of Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP) at the Malacanang Palace on Thursday. Photo by Lito Boras/

SWS survey, Dina Abad, Human Rights Watch | Midday wRap

Oct 09, 2017 - 12:31 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

'Honeymoon' over, opposition says after drop in Duterte ratings

Oct 08, 2017 - 10:10 PM

Critics say Filipinos are now seeing the truth behind President Rodrigo Duterte's 'empty' promise of change

DECLINE. President Rodrigo Duterte's ratings drop by 18 points int he September 2017 survey of the Social Weather Stations. Malacañang photo

Martial law, Leyte quake, Gulf crisis | Evening wRap

Jul 07, 2017 - 7:45 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Mara Cepeda

SWS survey, Nuclear firm hacking, Gulf crisis | Midday wRap

Jul 07, 2017 - 1:47 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 7, 2017

Jul 07, 2017 - 10:03 AM

Hello Here are the stories you shouldn t miss this Friday

Robredo should avoid message of 'discord, dissonance' – analyst

Apr 11, 2017 - 5:39 PM

After another decline in the Vice President s net satisfaction rating she s becoming less and less relevant unless she changes the narrative says political science professor Ranjit Rye

LOW SATISFACTION. A political analyst says Vice President Leni Robredo should focus on her 'politics of inclusion and empowerment'. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

SWS survey, Valdez on Duterte, Pulitzer Prize | Midday wRap

Apr 11, 2017 - 1:40 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Margie de Leon

Robredo's net satisfaction rating slides – SWS survey

Apr 11, 2017 - 10:38 AM

UPDATED The SWS poll is held at the height of attacks against Vice President Leni Robredo for her video message criticizing the Duterte administration s drug war played on the sidelines of a UN meeting

DIP. Vice President Leni Robredo's satisfaction ratings dropped by 11 points from 37% in Deecember to 26% in April, based on a survey by the Social Weather Stations. Photo from the Office of the Vice President

Duterte's satisfaction rating steady – SWS survey

Apr 10, 2017 - 1:00 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte keeps a very good net satisfaction rating in the latest Social Weather Stations survey

SATISFIED CONSTITUENTS. In this photo, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte interacts with the attendees of the 75th Commemoration of the Araw ng Kagitingan and Veterans Week at the Dambana ng Kagitingan in Bataan on April 9, 2017. Also in the photo is Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. Malacanang Photo

SWS survey, Obama, Trump | Midday wRap

Jan 11, 2017 - 2:11 PM

Watch Rappler s midday newscast with Mara Cepeda

Public satisfaction in gov't drive vs terrorism, corruption falls

Jan 11, 2017 - 10:24 AM

A new Social Weather Stations poll shows public satisfaction with the performance of the Duterte administration dropping to 61 from 66 in the last quarter of 2016 though still classified as a very good rating

COMBAT ZONE. President Duterte visited troops running after the Maute group in Lanao del Sur at the height of military operations against the local terrorist group. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Robredo’s ratings, Typhoon Nina, Carrie Fisher | Midday wRap

Dec 28, 2016 - 1:55 PM

Watch Rappler s midday newscast with Zak Yuson

Most Filipinos satisfied with Duterte but worried by tirades vs leaders

Dec 15, 2016 - 1:08 PM

UPDATED President Rodrigo Duterte experiences the biggest loss in public satisfaction in his home region where there is strong agreement that his tirades against foreign leaders may harm the country s international ties according to a new SWS survey

STILL POPULAR, CONTROVERSIAL. President Rodrigo Duterte does his signature clenched fist gesture during the celebration of the Urban Poor Solidarity Week held in Mandaluyong City on December 7, 2016. Photo by Rey Baniquet/ Presidential Photo

Duterte SWS rating, Leila de Lima, Twitter and Google | 6PM wRap

Oct 06, 2016 - 9:38 PM

Watch the 6PM wRap with Paterno Esmaquel

Duterte marks 100 days with 'very good' rating – SWS

Oct 06, 2016 - 10:42 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte gets a 64 net satisfaction rating in his first 3 months in office the second highest among Chief Executives polled by the Social Weather Stations

100 DAYS OF DUTERTE. President Rodigo Duterte gestures as he formally opens the 37th MassKara Festival in Bacolod City on October 2. Photo by ACE MORANDANTE/ Presidential Photo

Filipinos' final verdict on Aquino admin: 'Very good'

Aug 16, 2016 - 10:43 AM

The final SWS poll on the Aquino administration shows 66 of Filipinos satisfied with its performance 17 dissatisfied and 17 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied for a net satisfaction rating of 50

FINAL WALK. President Benigno Aquino III is given departure honors at the Malacanang Grounds on June 30, 2016, before President Rodrigo Duterte takes his oath. Malacañang Photo

Aquino's satisfaction ratings decline: Not the worst

Jun 26, 2016 - 5:00 PM

In a span of 6 years Filipinos in general have looked kindly upon Aquino’s presidency going by his trust and satisfaction ratings

LAST FEW DAYS. President Benigno S. Aquino III is the guest of honor and speaker during the Ateneo de Manila university (ADMU) Loyola Schools 2016 Commencement ceremony on June 25, 2016. Photo by Gil Nartea/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Aquino net satisfaction rating lowest since 2015 – poll

Apr 18, 2016 - 12:08 PM

UPDATED President Benigno Aquino III gets a downgrade from the good rating of net 32 in December 2015 The SWS says this represents the second successive quarter that his satisfaction ratings have slid

In this file photo, President Benigno Aquino III speaks during the celebration of Department of Social Welfare and development (DSWD) at the Heroes Hall of Malacanang, February 2, 2016. Joseph Vidal/Malacanang Photo Bureau

Aquino's satisfaction rating highest in 18 months – SWS

Sep 17, 2015 - 3:48 PM

The results of the Third Quarter 2015 Social Weather Survey conducted in early September show that 6 in 10 Filipinos are satisfied with the performance of President Benigno Aquino III

PUBLIC SATISFACTION UP. President Benigno S. Aquino continues to enjoy higher public satisfaction ratings in September 2015. File photo by Benhur Arcayan/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

How did VP Binay fare in performance ratings?

Jul 12, 2015 - 2:30 PM

UPDATED Binay obtains higher satisfaction survey ratings compared to President Benigno Aquino III and other past vice presidents

Aquino gov't net satisfaction recovers ahead of last SONA

Jul 07, 2015 - 12:44 PM

It suffers a slight decline in the National Capital Region however

RECOVERY. Ahead of President Benigno Aquino III's final State of the Nation Address, net public satisfaction with the administration recovered - from last March's "moderate" to "good" in June. (Photo by Lauro Montellano, Jr. / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Aquino bounces back, net satisfaction rating up 173%

Jun 19, 2015 - 12:33 PM

Will this help President Benigno Aquino III and his anointed ones come 2016?

RECOVERY. President Benigno S. Aquino III recovers from an all-time low satisfaction rating in June 2015. Photo shows Aquino mingling with Filipinos in Japan. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Satisfaction with Aquino gov't at all-time low – SWS

Apr 21, 2015 - 3:26 PM

The Aquino administration suffers a 15 point fall in its overall public satisfaction ratings – a performance downgrade from good to moderate

ALL TIME LOW. Less than half of Filipinos are satisfied with the performance of President Benigno Aquino III's administration. Photo by Rey Baniquet / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Satisfaction with Aquino lowest after Mamasapano – SWS

Apr 06, 2015 - 12:24 PM

The latest survey released by the SWS shows the President s satisfaction rating drop by 28 points from December – echoing an earlier Pulse Asia poll that shows his satisfaction ratings at an all time low

VP Binay suffers lowest ratings in SWS

Jan 12, 2015 - 7:09 PM

But Binay s camp welcomes the survey saying that majority of the respondents are satisfied with his performance

LOWEST: Vice President Jejomar Binay records his lowest SWS ratings

Aquino’s ratings recover after record-low dip

Oct 10, 2014 - 3:04 PM

Malacañang says the rise in President Benigno Aquino III s numbers disproves his critics prediction that his ratings would continue to plummet

LOWEST RATINGS: President Benigno Aquino III suffers his lowest ratings after the SC ruling on the Disbursement Acceleration Program. Malacañang file photo

Palace: We'll get over satisfaction ratings slump

Aug 11, 2014 - 3:40 PM

Malacañang believes the explanation of the administration regarding the controversial Disbursement Acceleration Program may have changed the public s opinion since the survey was taken in June