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COMMENTARY ABOUT THE STANDARDS FOR THE PUBLICATION OF THE SOCIOLOGICAL RATINGS
It turns out that many people interpret the sociological ratings incorrectly. Partly it is the fault of sociologists because they can not agree on the standards for the publication of ratings (actually they have agreed on some but not all). This comment is ought to help the readers of our site to understand this matter.The first thing that is always made public is the percentage of those who will vote for a particular party (or candidate) WITH THE RESPECT TO ALL RESPONDENTS. This is the direct results of the survey, and in relation to these indicators, the sampling errors are calculated. These data are needed to compare different studies, but THEY DO NOT SHOW WHAT PARTIES WILL BE ELECTED TO THE PARLIAMENT.
Are Ukrainians agree to change stereotypes, by dividing household duties and child care equally? The results of research of KIIS
In those Ukrainian families where the majority of domestic work takes women, only 22% of men are willing to equally divide household duties
In a joint project of the UN Population Fund in Ukraine and the Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine "Happiness in 4 hands" Kyiv International Institute of Sociology conducted a research, which revealed the disparity in the views of women and men in the distribution of household chores and responsibilities for the care of children. Results are presented for those households where the woman still carries out all or most of the domestic duties.
44% of Ukrainians consider sex to be an important part of their lives — social research by KIIS
Almost 5% (4,9%) of Ukrainians aged 18 and older have never tried sex. 95,1% of population of Ukraine has already had sexual relations.
These are results of survey, conducted by Kiev International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) according to the request by “Ukraine today” enterprise.
What do women want?
The annual spring KIIS survey on what gifts women want to get for the International Women Day on March 8 and whether it coincides with the plans of men, showed that the overall understanding has almost been achieved.
According to the survey, the first six gifts that women would like to get for the mentioned holiday are: flowers, care and attention, jewelry, romantic travel, eau de toilette or perfume and cosmetics, romantic dinner.
What issues is the population of Ukraine the most concerned about?
KIIS conducted nationwide poll during the period of February 09-19, 2012. 2031 respondents were interviewed; the survey covered all regions of Ukraine (including the city of Kyiv) and Crimea; sample was random and representative for the population of Ukraine aged 18 years and older.