International Perspectives of Clinton vs. Trump

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Washington, DC —In a new twenty-five country poll by Ipsos, we find that around the world citizens are very concerned with the ramifications of a Trump presidency

Globally, most citizens (57%) say they would vote for Hillary Clinton – far outstripping the number who would support Trump (13%).

Citizens around the world feel that Clinton would have a more positive impact on specific issues including:

  • The world economy (Clinton 46% to Trump 14%);
  • Global peace and security (Clinton 54% to Trump 9%); and
  • Issues important to their country (Clinton 47% to Trump 12%).
  • At the national level, the only two countries were Trump “wins” are China and Russia.

    Topline results are available for download on the right side of the page.

    For more information on this news release please contact:

    Clifford Young
    President, US Public Affairs
    Ipsos Public Affairs

    Julia Clark
    Senior Vice President
    Ipsos Public Affairs

    Chris Jackson
    Vice President
    Ipsos Public Affairs

    About Ipsos Public Affairs

    Ipsos Public Affairs is a non-partisan, objective, survey-based research practice made up of seasoned professionals. We conduct strategic research initiatives for a diverse number of American and international organizations, based not only on public opinion research, but elite stakeholder, corporate, and media opinion research.

    Ipsos has media partnerships with the most prestigious news organizations around the world. In Canada, the U.S., UK, and internationally, Ipsos Public Affairs is the media polling supplier to Reuters News, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Ipsos Public Affairs is a member of the Ipsos Group, a leading global survey-based market research company. We provide boutique-style customer service and work closely with our clients, while also undertaking global research.

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    With offices in 87 countries, Ipsos delivers insightful expertise across five research specializations: brand, advertising and media, customer loyalty, marketing, public affairs research, and survey management.

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    International Perspectives of Clinton vs. Trump

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    Topline Results


    Chris Jackson
    Vice President, US
    Ipsos Public Affairs
    Clifford Young
    President, US
    Ipsos Public Affairs
    Julia Clark
    Senior Vice President, US
    Ipsos Public Affairs