Fund “Public opinion” conducted a survey among the citizens of Russia and their level of confidence to the media. It turned out that from August 2015 on a 10% increase in the number of those who do not trust the media reports about the situation in the economy. The share of such Russians made up 51%. The share of those who trusts fell to 40%.
As a whole, the interest of Russians to economic data fell, as polls show that 62% perceive such information without special attention. In this case, despite the fact that the majority of Russians answered that the ruble influences their life, 56% of respondents said that the course is not being followed.