Vietnam ranked second globally and the first among Southeast Asian countries in terms of its people’s satisfaction with the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Singapore-based social research agency Blackbox Research and Toluna Company.

The survey measured satisfactory levels of citizens in 23 countries and territories in the period from April 3 to April 14. The researchers give out evaluations based on 4 main factors including national political leadership, corporate leadership, community and media.

On top of the list is China with 85/100 points. Vietnam was second with a score of 77. Many citizens have shown their support for the government effort to control the pandemic./.