Remote voting was significantly less preferred among the Russians than the traditional expression through newsletters. This is evidenced by results poll.

In favor of the “paper” voted 69% of respondents, while to vote on the Internet willing to just 23%, and email – only 2%.

however, the views of Russians on electronic vote was divided: it is positive to include 46%, disapprove – 49%. To try to give voice in this way is now ready 51% of respondents, while 46% would refuse.

it is Noted that electronic voting is more prefer among young people aged 18 to 24 years (71%) and 25 to 34 years (51%), and periodically participating in various elections (53%). The biggest negative to remote the will was found among citizens from 35 to 44 years (53%) or over 60 (53%), among men (55%) and people who assess their financial situation as poor or very poor (55%).

most Often a negative relation to remote voting was due to the fear of citizens of manipulations and fraud during the counting of votes (60%).

Earlier, the head of the Central election Commission Ella Pamfilova said that the electronic method can be implemented during the voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation.

see also: Voting on amendments to the Constitution are going to spend outdoors.