2018 last quarter SWS survey: Duterte’s Net Satisfaction rating rises to “Very Good”

As the year 2018 closes, the Fourth Quarter 2018 Social Weather Survey, conducted on December 16-19, 2018, found 74% of adult Filipinos satisfied, 11% undecided, and 15% dissatisfied with the performance of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.

Compared to September 2018, gross satisfaction with President Duterte rose by 4 points from 70%, gross undecided fell by 3 points from 14%, and gross dissatisfaction fell by 1 point from 16%.

This gives a net satisfaction rating of +60 (% satisfied minus % dissatisfied, correctly rounded), classified by SWS as very good. This is up by 6 points from the very good +54 in September 2018.

According to SWS, President Duterte’s 2018 annual average net satisfaction score is classified as “very good” +54, 5 points below the very good average net +59 in 2017.