RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Jair Bolsonaro (PL) would win the 2022 presidential election on the first ballot if the dispute were only among evangelicals.
The current conservative president has more than double (52%) the electoral intentions of leftist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT) in the segment (25%), shows a PoderData poll conducted May 8-10, 2022. In the round 15 days earlier, the percentages were 52% and 30%, respectively.
Among Catholics, the leftist candidate reverses the scenario and is ahead. He has 47% versus 30% for Bolsonaro. The picture is stable compared to two weeks ago (when it . . .