THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

The political preferences of the population of the Caspian regions of Russia

2004. №1, pp. 60-66

Grishin N.V. - 

In this article it is noted that three Caspian regions of Russia possess the steady uniqueness of electoral preferences. In Dagestan there is very low degree in the support of all ideological parties - leftists, right, patriots, and the maximum support of centrists. In Kalmyk Republic ideological parlies obtain the best support, than in other national republics. The Astrakhan region is a region with the oppositional behavior of electorate: leftists and patriots obtain high support. All regions are united by the low rating of liberals.