According to the survey by Sonar Research Company, 53.7 percent of citizens opposed the construction of the controversial project Kanal Istanbul project.
It was stated that the rate of those who approved the project remained at 35.9 percent, while 5 percent of the citizens said they knew the project very well.
The Sonar Research Company's survey on the Kanal Istanbul project was conducted between 27 January and 3 February 2020 in Istanbul's most populous 30 districts, interviewing 2 people face to face.
According to the news of Eren Can Keman from the Republic, 25% of the respondents asked “How much do you know about the Kanal Istanbul project” in the survey, which is the most crowded group between the ages of 34-35 and 44-39, “I have no information”, 31.9% answered "I have some information" and 24.1 percent answered "I have enough information". The ratio of those who said “Do you think Kanal Istanbul project should be done or not?” Was 35.9 percent, while those who said “I have no idea” was 10.4 percent, and the rate of citizens who did not want the project to be done and answered “Do not” was 53.7 percent.