Nayib Bukele approval rating. See the latest poll results.

 May 24, 2020   By Eddie.

Nayib Bukele approval rating has held at over 75 percent since he became president. Bukele’s approval rating is one of the highest that any Salvadoran president has ever had.

Nayib Bukele’s popularity includes Salvadorans of different generations and different social status. People see President Bukele as someone they can relate to, someone to look up to, as well as someone who is looking out for them.

Nayib Bukele approval rating

It is uncertain if he is going to be able to keep this high approval numbers. After all, this is politics, the opposition parties are always looking for ways to lower its popularity.

The following are the latest polls done by CID Gallup, Mitofsky, Francisco Gavidia University, La Prensa Grafica, and others. The results show that President Nayib Bukele is still holding a high approval rate.


July 27th, 2020. Nayib Bukele approval rating in the new Mitofsky poll.

Bukele ranks #1 “Presidents of America and the World.”

On a July 27th poll conducted by Mitofsky international, the Salvadoran president rank number one among all the world mandataries. His polls numbers increased by 3 points from the previous survey.

Nayib Bukele ranks with 84 points, 9 points higher than Leo Varadaker of Ireland, and 13 higher than Angela Mercker of Germany. To see the entire survey, Click Here!


July 23rd, 2020. Nayib Bukele approval rating in the new UCA survey.

Salvadorans continue to give a good note to the administration of President Nayib Bukele. According to a study by the University Institute of Public Opinion, IUDOP, of the UCA.


President Bukele, in the management of the pandemic, received a score of 7.71 on a scale of zero to 10. Click here to view the entire results.

June 29th, 2020. New CID Gallup Poll. 95% approves President Bukele’s Actions Against Pandemic.

In a survey conducted by CID Gallup between June 18th to the 25th. 95% of the responders approve of the work President Bukele is doing against the pandemic. Once again, the Salvadoran population has given its support to the President of the Republic.

Of all the citizens surveyed, 95% believe that the actions the President has taken to face the pandemic are “very good” (80%) or “good” (15%). Only 5 percent think that management has been bad or very bad.


June 6th, 2020, CID Gallup poll.

In a June 6th, 2020, CID Gallup poll, most of the Salvadoran citizens positively evaluate the work of Nayib Bukele as President of the Republic.

The survey shows that 93% of Salvadoran approve of the work Nayib Bukele is doing as a president.

May 2020, Survey about the coronavirus pandemic.

In May 2020, La Prensa Grafica, one of the oldest newspapers in El Salvador, conducted a survey about the pandemic.

The results tell us that 95.7% approve of the work that President Bukele has done to confront the COVID-19 pandemic; the general consensus is that he has taken swift action.

The interviewees responded that the main successes were declaring quarantine, closing the airport, and taking action ahead of time.

On the other hand, the main blunders were listed as follows; distributing the $300, the lack of agreement with the Legislative Assembly, and the decision to suspend public transportation. Click here to see the survey article.

April 2020, CID Gallup poll results.

The April 2020 survey, conducted by CID Gallup, shows that the Salvadoran population believes he is doing a great job.

The results show that 93% consider that Nayib Bukele is doing an excellent job as president. Also, 98% have a positive image of the president as an individual. Furthermore, 97% approve of what he is doing about handling the COVID-19 pandemic.

So far, since he became president, Nayib Bukele has had a high approval rate. Click here to see the CID Gallup survey.

March 2020, Nayib Bukele’s handling of COVID-19.

In March 2020, CID Gallup conducted a survey to access Nayib Bukele’s handling of the Coronavirus pandemic. The poll shows that 96.7% approve of how President Bukele is handling the situation. Click here to see the CID Gallup poll.

January2020, Nayib Bukele score is 8.3 out of 10.

In January 2020, the Francisco Gavidia University conducted a survey about Nayib Bukele’s first six months as president. The Salvadoran population gave the president an 8.3 score.

The poll results show that all the 14 departments approve of Bukele’s job thus far; the lowest grade was given by the department of Morazan with a 7.89 score.

December 2019, Nayib Bukele approval rate is at 91%.

According to a CID Gallup Public Opinion Polls conducted in December 2019. Salvadorans approval of President Bukele’s work as president of the country is at 91%.

Nayib Bukele’s approval rate has increased from 76% that he had in September 2019. Click here to see the CID Gallup poll numbers.

September 2019, Nayib Bukele approval rate is at 80%.

In September 2019, Mitofsky ranked all the leaders of the world. The results of the survey showed that President Bukele was number one with an approval rate of 80 percent.

According to Mitofsky, Nayib Bukele ranks number one in the approval rate compared to other Latin Aerica heads of state. Furthermore, Nayib Bukele holds the same position in the global comparison. Click here to view the survey’s result.

Nayib Bukele approval rating.

Surely, Nayib Bukele is the youngest individual ever to serve as president of El Salvador; he was elected president at the age of 37.

By all means, time will tell if Nayib Bukele can keep his approval rate at a high number or if it will decline.

Nayib Bukele’s popularity is due to the work he is doing with the coronavirus pandemic and his security plan. The territory control plan is being overseen by Rogelio Rivas, minister of the interior, and Rene Merino Monroy, the defense minister.