7 News - National Poll - June 2013

ReachTEL conducted a four-question survey of 3,018 residents across Australia on the night of 27th June 2013.

 

7 News

 

Sample = 3,018

 

Preamble:

Last night, Kevin Rudd was voted in as the leader of The Australian Labor party and this morning was sworn in as Prime Minister of Australia.

 

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?

 

27th June 13

3rd May 13

12th April 13

Labor

38.3% 

29.3%

31.3% 

Liberal

42.6% 

45.2%

46.1% 

The Nationals

2.5% 

3.3%

3.7% 

The Greens

8.7% 

10.2%

10.2% 

Katter’s Australian Party

2.2% 

3.2%

2.8% 

Palmer United Party

2.0% 

na

na 

Other

3.6% 

8.7%

6.0%

 

Two party preferred result based on 2010 election distribution

 

27th June 13

3rd May 13 

12th April 13 

Labor

48% 

42%

43% 

Liberal / National

52% 

58%

57% 

 

 

Question 2:

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

 

Total

Female

Male

Kevin Rudd

51.6% 

52.2%

50.9%

Tony Abbott

48.4% 

47.8%

49.1%

 

 

 

3rd May 13

12th April 13

Julia Gillard

40.6%

43.5%

Tony Abbott

59.4%

56.5%

 

Question 3:

Do you agree with the decision to replace Julia Gillard with Kevin Rudd as Prime Minster?

 

 

Agree

44.1%

Disagree

42.4%

Undecided

13.5%

 

Question 4:

With Kevin Rudd now the Prime Minister, do you believe that Labor can win the upcoming Federal election?

 

 

Yes

30.2%

No

56.9%

Undecided

12.9%

 

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,018 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.