POP today releases the results of the first Budget follow-up survey

  • satisfied with the Budget
  • 26%
  • 7%
  • satisfied with government’s strategy in monetary arrangement
  • 32%
  • 5%
  • perceived the tax system in HK to be fair
  • 58%
  • --
  • perceived the distribution of wealth in Hong Kong to be reasonable
  • 20%
  • 10%
…first explained the concept behind the second round of Budget survey, “In free and democratic societies, instant surveys are indispensable sources of free information. For example, every year after the President of the United States gives a “State of the Union” to Congress, and every time when there is presidential election debate in the US and Taiwan, the media would complete an instant poll in just one evening to measure public opinion.....