7 News - National Poll - 3rd September 2013

ReachTEL conducted a five-question survey of 3,853 residents across Australia during the night of 3rd September 2013.

 

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Question 1:

If a Federal election were to be held today, which of the following would receive your first preference vote? If you are undecided to which do you even have a slight leaning?

 

 

3rd Sep

26th Aug

10th Aug

4th Aug

18th July

27th June

3rd May

12th April

Labor

35.3%

35.7%

36.9%

37.5%

39.3%

38.3% 

29.3%

31.3% 

Liberal

41.3%

43.2%

43.6%

42.3%

42.0%

42.6% 

45.2%

46.1% 

The Nationals

2.9%

3.3%

3.3%

3.4%

3.4%

2.5% 

3.3%

3.7% 

The Greens

9.7%

10.1%

8.9%

8.2%

8.3%

8.7% 

10.2%

10.2% 

Katter

0.9%

1.3%

1.5%

1.4%

1.1%

2.2% 

3.2%

2.8% 

Palmer United Party

4.4%

2.4%

1.7%

1.8%

1.7%

2.0% 

na

na 

Other

5.4%

4.0%

4.2%

5.4%

4.2%

3.6% 

8.7%

6.0%

 

Two party preferred result based on 2010 election distribution

 

 

 

3rd Sep

26th Aug

10th Aug

4th Aug

18th July

27th June

3rd May 

12th April 

Labor

48%

47%

47%

48%

49%

48% 

42%

43% 

Lib/Nat

52%

53%

53%

52%

51%

52% 

58%

57% 

 

Question 2:

How committed are you to your vote?

 

3rd Sep

Labor

L/NP

Female

Male

Committed

80.9%

87.1% 

84.5% 

80.5% 

81.4% 

Somewhat committed

13.1%

9.3% 

10.2% 

12.8% 

13.5% 

Uncommitted

6.0%

3.6% 

5.3% 

6.7% 

5.2% 

 

Question 3:

Which of the following do you think would make the better Prime Minister?

 

3rd Sep

Female

Male

 

26th Aug

10th Aug

4th Aug

18th July

27th June

Kevin Rudd

47.1%

49.2% 

44.5% 

 

46.4%

46.8%

49.1%

52.4%

51.6%

Tony Abbott

52.9%

50.8% 

55.5% 

 

53.6%

53.2%

50.9%

47.6%

48.4%

 

Question 4:

Regardless of your voting intention, who do you think will win the Federal election?

 

3rd Sep

Labor

L/NP

 

26th Aug

10th Aug

4th Aug

Labor

25.8%

56.7% 

2.7%

 

25.9%

35.6%

39.1%

L/NP Coalition

74.2%

43.3% 

97.3%

 

74.0%

64.4%

61.0%

 

Question 5:

Do you support the Liberal/National Coalition’s election commitment to abolish the carbon tax? 

 

 

3rd Sep

Labor

L/NP

Greens

Female

Male

Support

51.1%

17.7% 

82.4% 

6.7%

47.6% 

55.1%

Oppose

35.4%

66.3% 

7.3% 

84.7%

35.5% 

35.1%

Undecided

13.5%

15.9%

10.3% 

8.6%

16.8% 

9.8%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,853 voters. Telephone numbers and the person within the household were selected at random. The results have been weighted by gender and age to reflect the population according to ABS figures. Please note that due to rounding, not all tables necessarily total 100% and subtotals may also vary. Copyright ReachTEL Pty Ltd.