Saturday, March 01, 2014 4:45 PM

EU1The following bullet points are from the French Ipsos Poll: New French fractures, results and analysis of the Ipsos/Steria.

Although a huge majority of French want to stay on the Euro, a majority of “workers” don’t.

Poll Conclusions

79% distrust the outside world
72% have no confidence in the French National Assembly
74% think journalists do not write about the real problems
66% think there are too many foreigners in France
63% say Islam is not compatible with values of French society
84% think politicians act for personal reasons
70% Want strengthening of national power away from EU (up 5 percentage points from last poll)
33% want to exit the euro (up 5 percentage points)
52% of workers want to exit the euro (up 8 percentage points)
45% think membership in the EU is a good thing, 40% think it’s bad
34% of workers think membership in the EU is a good thing

Kevin O’rourke on the Irish Economy blog comments Class divides and European Integration, Yet Again.