RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - A survey by Criteria Research consulting firm, comparing results for February 2021 with a 2019 survey, shows that currently only a quarter of the population agrees with the entry of migrants into the country.
The study shows an increase in the rejection of foreigners' entry, since in February 2019, 37% of respondents either approved or strongly approved of their entry, but now this figure stands at only 25%.
Moreover, the survey comparison shows that respondents who thought that immigrants could contribute to the country dropped from 43% to 30%.
There was also a percentage point increase . . .