Kishida Cabinet’s approval rate at 55%: Kyodo poll
Written by tokyoclub on October 5, 2021
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TOKYO – The approval rating for Prime Minister Fumio Kishida’s newly launched Cabinet stood at 55.7 percent while the disapproval rating was 23.7 percent, a Kyodo News survey showed Tuesday.
The result compares with an approval rating of 66.4 percent for the Cabinet of the previous premier, Yoshihide Suga, upon its formation in September last year.
The nationwide telephone survey was conducted over two days after Kishida was elected prime minister by both chambers of parliament on Monday.