The latest SWS Mobile Survey Report (Bilang Pilipino, April 13) revealed that presidential candidates Grace Poe and Rodrigo Duterte are statistically tied for the top spot with Poe obtaining 34% while Duterte, 33%. The rest of the presidential aspirants obtained the following scores: Roxas 16%, Binay 15%, and Santiago 1%.
Aside from voter preference, the survey result also indicates that, statistically, 61% of the respondents have made up their minds on their Presidential choices.
Interaksyon.com reports that in the April 13, 2016 Bilang Pilipino SWS Mobile Survey, of the 1,200 panel members, 676 or 56% responded: 181 in Metro Manila, 154 in Balance Luzon, 187 in Visayas and 154 in Mindanao. This gives sampling error margins of ±4% for national percentages, ±7% in Metro Manila and Visayas, and ±8% in Balance Luzon and Mindanao.
A nationally representative sample of 1,200 validated voters, 300 each in Metro Manila, Balance of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao was used in the Bilang Pilipino SWS Mobile Survey. Standard SWS sampling procedures was used to draw the sample.
The April 13 mobile survey was able to track changes in the respondent panel's Presidential preferences from the March 30 mobile survey. On the other hand.
The exact questions of the April 13 survey are:
A. If elections were held today, whom would you most probably vote for as PRESIDENT of the PHILIPPINES? (CHOOSE ONE) [Kung ang eleksyon ay gaganapin ngayon, sino ang pinakamalamang ninyong iboboto bilang PRESIDENTE ng PILIPINAS? (PUMILI NG ISA)] (BINAY, JOJO (UNA); DEFENSOR SANTIAGO, MIRIAM (PRP); DUTERTE, RODY (PDPLBN); POE, GRACE (IND); ROXAS, MAR DAANG MATUWID (LP); Hindi alam)
B.What is the possibility that you will change your mind regarding whom you will vote for as PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES in the coming elections? (Definitely will not change mind, Probably have decided already, Can still easily change mind, Don't know) [Ano po ang posibilidad na magbago pa ang isip ninyo kung sino ang kandidatong iboboto ninyo bilang PRESIDENTE NG PILIPINAS sa darating na halalan?(Talagang hindi na magpapalit ng isip, Malamang na nakapagdesisyon na, Madali pang magpalit ng isip, Hindi alam)]
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