RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro's popularity increased in August and reached 37 percent, from 30 percent in July, according to the XP/IPESPE survey released on Monday, August 17th. This is the highest share of people rating the government as excellent or good since March 2019.
Over the same period, the group of people who rate the Bolsonaro government as bad or terrible dropped from 45 to 37 percent, the lowest since August 2019. The share of those rating the government as average dropped from 24 to 23 percent, within the survey's 3.2 percentage point . . .