Vice President Jejomar Binay and Senator Francis Escudero would be the winning in the Presidential and Vice Presidential race if elections were held in early January,according to the results of the latet SWS survey released on Friday January 15.
The results of the Business World-SWS January 2016 Pre-Election Survey published in BusinessWorld,showing Binay’s rating jumped from 26 percent in December 2015 to 31 percent in January 2016.
Followed by Senator Grace Poe with 24 percent a 2 percentage point drop from December.
Liberal Party standard-bearer Mar Roxas II ranked third with 21 percent,followed by Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte with 20 percent.
Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago remains at the fifth place with 3 percent.
2 percent of voters are undecided on their choice for president and vice president.
Among Vice Presidential candidates,Senator Francis Escudero remains the top bet for the presidential race with 28 percent.
Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr with 25 percent,followed by Camarines Sur.Rep Leni Robredo was third with 17 percent,while Senator Alan Peter Cayetano got a rating of 14 percent.
Sen. Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan II and Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV scored 8 percent and 3 percent, respectively.
The survey was conducted using face-to-face interviews among 1,200 respondents nationwide with 300 each in Metro Manila,Balance of Luzon,Visayas,Mindanao.