14 Apr '18, 7am

Obamas most admired in Singapore, PM Lee in 8th place: YouGov survey

Obamas most admired in Singapore, PM Lee in 8th place: YouGov survey

Barack and Michelle Obama are the most admired man and woman in Singapore, according to a study by British-based independent research firm YouGov . The study, which polled more than 37,000 people in 35 countries, was released on Wednesday (April 11). According to the poll, the top 10 admired men in Singapore are: Barack Obama (12.70 per cent), Bill Gates (7.6 per cent), Jack Ma (6.20 per cent), Jackie Chan (6 per cent), Mark Zuckerberg (5 per cent), Warren Buffett (4.90 per cent), Keanu Reeves (4.40 per cent), Lee Hsien Loong (4.10 per cent), Jay Chou (4.10 per cent) and David Beckham (3.90 per cent). The top 10 women admired in Singapore are: Michelle Obama (11.70 per cent), Ellen DeGeneres (7.80 per cent), Oprah Winfrey (6.50 per cent), Emma Watson (6.40 per cent), Angelina Jolie (5.50 per cent), Queen Elizabeth II (4.60 per cent), Gal Gadot (4.20 per cent), Kate Middlet...

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