Majority of parents want children to return to school on Sept 1

Marcin Bielecki/PAP

Given a choice, 68.4 percent of parents would send their child to school from September 1, and 27.2 percent would not, according to a poll for the daily Dziennik Gazeta Prawna (DGP) and RMF FM radio.

In a United Surveys (US) poll for DGP and RMF FM, respondents were asked, if offered a choice in the current epidemic situation, whether they would send their child to school from September 1. Of the respondents, 68.4 pct answered affirmatively, the opposite opinion was expressed by 27.2 pct. The remaining 4.4 pct said they did not know.

The survey was carried out on August 21 on a sample of 1,100 Poles using the CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing) method.