|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Communication, Ipsos European Public Affairs|
|Series Title||Flash Eurobarometer|
|Series Details||Number 506|
|Publication Date||May 2022|
|Content Type||Report, Statistics|
This Flash Eurobarometer survey shows large consensus among EU citizens in all EU Member States in favour of the EU’s response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
The majority of Europeans think that since the war started, the European Union has shown solidarity (79%) and has been united (63%) and fast (58%) in its reaction. Respondents are widely in favour of the unwavering support to Ukraine and its people. In particular, more than nine out of ten respondents (93%) approve providing humanitarian support to the people affected by the war. 88% of Europeans approve the idea of welcoming in the EU people fleeing the war. 80% approve the financial support provided to Ukraine. 66% agree that ‘Ukraine should join the EU when it is ready’, 71% believe that Ukraine is part of the European family and 89% feel sympathy towards Ukrainians.
|Subject Categories||Politics and International Relations, Security and Defence|
|Subject Tags||Wars | Conflicts|
|Keywords||Public Opinion, War in Ukraine (2022-)
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|