An “early election atmosphere” prevails in Turkey, unlike what prevailed several years ago, which is confirmed by the preparations shown by the ruling party (Justice and Development) and its ally on the one hand, and the opposition parties, led by the Republican People’s Party on the other hand. According to analysts, each political party is now trying to direct the compass of the internal street to its advantage. This is where the role of “opinion poll companies” comes in. That may have an impact on a “significant” segment.
public opinion polls, offered by different companies and research centers, The broad and daily headlines of the Turkish media, Especially those close to the opposition parties. such as “Cumhuriyet” and “Suzko” newspapers, And those affiliated with the ruling Justice and Development Party, such as Hurriyet and Sabah.
Although opinion polls in Türkiye vary, With the upcoming elections to be held on June 18, Indicators showed an increase in favor of President Erdogan, despite the economic problem and high inflation. The noticeable increase is due to measures related to raising salaries and social support. and the announcement of the social housing project, In addition to the policy of balance in foreign relations, whether with the Russian war on Ukraine, and mediating in resolving the grain and prisoners crisis between the two sides, In addition to bringing together the presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia at one table, and natural gas negotiations with Putin.
It also affected the crises experienced by the Turkish opposition regarding the “joint candidate” and the bickering that appeared in the media between the six-party table, especially the “Republican People” and “Good” parties regarding the “Democratic Peoples”. And the absence of the opposition program to convince the Turkish voter.
In our report, we will review the most prominent opinion polls for research companies and centers that took place in the past three months regarding the presidential and parliamentary elections: