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Venezuela in Crisis:
Atlantic Council
Poll Results

Release Date: April 5, 2018

Results from latest national door-to-door poll reveals deepening humanitarian and economic anxieties and widespread political mistrust ahead of upcoming presidential elections.

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Humanitarian Crisis

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Do you agree or disagree with the assertion that Venezuela is experiencing a humanitarian crisis?
How much do you agree or disagree with the opening of a humanitarian channel to Venezuela?
If the opening of a humanitarian channel to Venezuela were to be allowed, which of the following institutions would be best equipped to coordinate the delivery of humanitarian aid?

Prices and Inflation

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Do you consider the country to be in a state of hyperinflation?
Who do you think is responsible?

Political Identification

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How do you identify yourself within Venezuelan politics?


Page 4 / 7
On a scale of 1 to 5, in which 1 means dictatorship and 5 means full democracy, how would you rate the Venezuelan political system today?

Nicolás Maduro

Page 5 / 7
How would you rate Nicolás Maduro’s performance in running the country?

Willingness to Vote

Page 6 / 7
How willing are you to go to vote in the presidential elections in the current reality? That is, with the same CNE and without changes in the electoral conditions?

Presidential Elections

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If elections were held next Sunday, who would you vote for?

US Policy

Page 8 / 7
Do you agree or disagree with the sanctions imposed by the government of the United States?
Do you agree or disagree with a possible oil embargo?


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What do you think is the ideal solution for the current crisis?

Technical Details

Scope of Study:
Venezuelan adults of all socioeconomic levels
Size of Sample:
1000 people
Margin of error:
± 3,04%
Confidence Interval:
Field Dates:
February 25 - March 07, 2018
Survey Type:
Door-to-door home interviews
Type of Sampling:
Stratified Random
Polling Firm: