[Marxism] Hungarians long for communism, Cubans long for market-system (?)

Ruthless Critic of All that Exists ok.president+marxml at gmail.com
Fri Jun 6 04:08:44 MDT 2008


On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 6:05 AM, Ruthless Critic of All that Exists
<ok.president+marxml at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 6, 2008 at 5:07 AM, Dogan Gocmen <dgn.gcmn at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> Ruthless Critic of All that Exists schrieb:
>
>> who makes these opinion pools or studies
>
> "For the study, Latin American interviewers talked to 587 Cuban adults
> face to face across all of Cuba's provinces. A telephone survey was
> not considered because large segments of the population do not have
> phones."
>

More details are at their website:

<http://www.iri.org/lac/cuba/2008-06-05-Cuba.asp>


They say:

"Cuba also restricts opinion surveys without government authorization
and supervision. For that reason, IRI utilized an original methodology
for its survey. From March 14-April 12, 2008 interviewers from other
Latin American countries discreetly engaged Cubans in public areas
with their questionnaires. A total of 587 Cuban adults were asked
questions ranging from perspectives on the economy to the performance
of the current Castro regime. The survey has a margin of error of +/-
four percent, and a 95 percent level of confidence. The survey was
conducted in all 14 Cuban provinces. "

<http://www.iri.org/lac/cuba/2008-06-05-Cuba.asp>




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