85% of French people do not want Hollande to remain President

Sunday, 4 September, 2016 - 16:30

IFOP Institute for Social Research conducted a survey among French citizens, the results of which showed that about 85 percent of French people do not want to Francois Hollande once again put forward his candidature for the presidential elections. It is reported that, despite the fact that the majority of respondents against Hollande, three quarters of them believe that he will still run.

According to the study, the most popular among supporters of left-wing forces in the country is a representative of the "Left Front" Jean-Luc Mélenchon, more than 41 percent of supporters of Socialists are ready to vote for him.

As of August 2016 Marine Le Pen was leading the national polls with 30% of the French public telling posters they will vote for her, Francois Hollande currently is at half that number