A majority of Russians believe family (78%) is the most important concern of women, while 63% believe it is children, ROMIR Monitoring has found in a February poll taken in 111 Russian cities and villages and involving 1,500 respondents. Another 44% rated love as women's top value. Some 17% chose money, 12% opted for success in a career and 11% called beauty the top concern of women. Brains, equality with men and sex each came up as the choice of less than 10% of those responding.
The poll also found that a majority (67%) believe that husbands and wives should be equally ready to defer to the other in marriage. Some 22% said wives should defer to their husbands, and 9% said husbands should defer to wives.
After it turned out that Deputy Prime Minister Andrei Belousov included the Fonbet betting company in the list of backbone enterprises that can count on state support, everyone started talking about these bookmakers.