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Lima, Perú. December 16, 2017

Year of Good Citizen Service

Peru President's approval up 9 points, reaches 31%

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11:57.

Lima, Oct. 6.
Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski's approval rating increased 9% in October following Cabinet changes, the latest Datum (Pulso Peru) poll revealed Friday.

Conducted on September 29-October 3, the survey indicated the statesman's popularity went up from 22% to 31% in a month.

Such rise is evident in southern areas of the country, where the Head of State's popularity reaches 33%.

In eastern areas, the rating stands at 34%.

The leader's approval has also increased in Lima, climbing 9 percentage points to 34%.

The same can be said of central Peru, where his administration is supported by 29% of its inhabitants.

Moreover, 42% of respondents welcomed the Cabinet changes, whereas 72% believe Parliament should grant confidence vote to Araoz team.

According to Datum General Manager Urpi Torrado, this result proves recent ministerial reshuffle was well-received by the population.

The Cabinet will submit its working plan to Congress on Thursday, hoping to receive a vote of confidence.

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Published: 10/6/2017
Editora Perú