Polish PM second most influential EU leader - survey

PM Morawiecki was supported by 21.4 percent of respondents while Angela Merkel by 55.7 percent. Jakub Kaczmarczyk/PAP

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has been described as the EU's second most influential leader in an IBRiS survey commissioned by the Interia web portal and published on Monday. He was preceded by German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

PM Morawiecki was supported by 21.4 percent of respondents while Angela Merkel by 55.7 percent. With 7.1 percent, French President Emmanuel Macron placed third.

The Hungarian PM, Viktor Orban received 2.7 percent of the votes.

The IBRiS survey for Interia was carried out using the computer-assisted telephone interviewing (CATI) method, on a representative group of 1,100 respondents on July 12-13.