Bangkok Poll finds Thais most happy about HM’s leaving hospital this year


BANGKOK, 21 December 2013 Bangkok University Research Center discovered that in 2013, the public was most pleased by His Majesty the King’s leaving hospital and was most displeased with the recent violence at Ramkhamhaeng University. 

Bangkok Poll surveyed 1,283 persons aged over 18 nationwide between December 9-15, asking for their views about ‘the most of 2013’. The polling agency found that people were most pleased with His Majesty’s departure from Sirirat hospital and His Majesty’s granting of a grand public audience at Klai Kangwon Palace on December 5.

Asked about the event that saddened them most this year, respondents cited the recent violence at Ramkhamhaeng University. Asked about the most commendable person or groups of persons in society this year, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was the most favored choice.