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What Do Russians Fear the Most? (infographic)

The Levada Center, an independent Russian polling center, asked Russians in August what they feared the most. Respondents were asked to rate their fears on a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 indicating "do not fear at all" and 5 indicating "fear constantly." The results showed that overall, Russians are less fearful of several possible events than they were in 1994, with the biggest drop seen in their fear of a new world war.

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