A new poll by the Levada-Center shows that 57% of Russian respondents believe their country should have a democratic system -- the lowest since 2006. Meanwhile, 26% believe democracy is “not suitable” for Russia.
One point upon which everyone agrees: they have “little or no influence” on events in the country (95%).
So, does the country need an “iron fist” leader?
Forty three percent said, "Yes!"