ABAC Poll: Yingluck outshines Abhisit


BANGKOK, 22 May 2011  – A survey conducted by the ABAC poll suggests that there are strong similarities between Abhisit Vejjajiva and Yingluck Shinawatra in terms leadership image. However, despite the growing interest of politics among adolescences, The Democrat leader is trailing behind the Phue Thai number 1 candidate in terms of popularity.

According to the poll, Ms. Yingluck had advanced in factors such as tolerance, emotional control, acceptance by the public. Moral stature also rose from 9.8% to 15.9 % as well as leadership, from 12.9 % to 20.4%. Ability and performance in the role also increased from 10.9% to 16.7 % and visionary attributes rose from 15.2 % to a 21.7 % preference.

In addition, 59.4% of those surveyed preferred a debate by the two politicians in order to seek greater assurance for their vote in the upcoming public election. Moreover, a dual debate of intellect and capabilities should guarantee their potential to fulfill the role as Prime Minister.