According to the survey Institute Forsa for the German Chancellor Angela Merkel headed the government after the 2017 elections, are 59% of Germans. About it reports DW.
The vast majority of German citizens believe that it would be nice if Merkel again took office after the elections to the Bundestag.
Among supporters of the party Christian democratic Union (CDU) led by Merkel, her see the next Chancellor 87% of respondents, while among supporters of the Christian social Union, the re-election of Merkel supports only 60%.
“35% of respondents oppose another of the Chancery of the Cadenza for the leader of the CDU. Most of its opponents – 75% among the supporters of the party Alternative for Germany”, – stated in the message.
In the case that Merkel will head the government after the parliamentary elections, 26 % of respondents believe that the best successor would be Minister of Finance Wolfgang Schaeuble. 18% in this case, see the next Chancellor of the Minister of defence Ursula von der Leyen, 12% – interior Minister Thomas de maizière.
On 5 August it was reported that the work of the Chancellor satisfied with 47% of Germans.