Federal Election 2013 - Griffith poll

ReachTEL conducted a six-question survey of 702 residents in the Queensland Federal electorate of Griffith. The survey was conducted the night of 5th August 2013.

 

 

Question 1:

If a Federal election were to be held today, which of the following would receive your first preference vote?

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 -65

65+

Kevin Rudd – Labor 

45.6% 

43.9% 

47.3% 

45.1% 

42.1% 

50.4% 

49.4%

Bill Glasson – LNP

41.0%

43.0%

38.7%

37.8%

43.5%

40.5%

45.6%

Geoff Ebbs - The Greens

8.0%

8.0%

8.0%

10.4%

7.9%

6.6%

2.5%

Luke Murray - Katter’s Australian Party

0.3%

0.3%

0.3%

 0.0%

0.5%

0.0%

1.3%

Karin Hunter - Palmer United Party

1.5%

0.6%

2.6%

2.4%

0.9%

0.8%

0.0%

Other

1.1%

0.0% 

2.3%

 0.0%

3.7%

0.0%

0.0% 

Undecided

2.5%

4.3%

0.9%

4.2%

1.4%

1.7%

1.3%

 

 

Two party preferred result based on 2010 election distribution

 

Total

Kevin Rudd – Labor

54.5%

Bill Glasson – LNP

45.5%

 

 Undecided voters excluded from distribution


Question 2:

How committed are you to your vote?

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Committed

79.4%

77.5%

88.2%

Somewhat committed

14.4%

18.8%

8.4%

Uncommitted

6.2%

3.8%

3.5%

 

 

Female

Male

18 - 34

35 - 50

51 - 65

65+

Committed

73.9%

84.8%

75.7%

75.7%

88.4%

89.7%

Somewhat committed

17.9%

10.9%

15.6%

17.8%

9.1%

9.0%

Uncommitted

8.2%

4.3%

8.7%

6.5%

2.5%

1.3%

 

Question 3:

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

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Kevin Rudd

59.5%

95.9%

9.0%

Tony Abbott

40.5%

4.1%

91.0%

 

 

Female

Male

18 - 34

35 - 50

51 - 65

65+

Kevin Rudd

59.4%

59.6%

65.5%

55.1%

56.2%

53.8%

Tony Abbott

40.6%

40.4%

34.5%

44.9%

43.8%

46.2%

 

Question 4:

What is your opinion of the member for Griffith Kevin Rudd?

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Favourable

48.4%

88.7%

9.8%

Neutral

15.2%

7.5%

13.2%

Unfavourable

34.2%

3.8%

74.2%

Never heard of

2.2%

 0.0%

2.8%

 

 

Female

Male

18 - 34

35 - 50

51 - 65

65+

Favourable

46.4%

50.3%

51.4%

44.7%

47.5%

48.1%

Neutral

18.5%

12.0%

15.6%

16.7%

14.8%

11.4%

Unfavourable

33.0%

35.4%

28.5%

37.2%

37.7%

40.5%

Never heard of

2.0%

2.3%

4.5%

1.4%

 0.0%

0.0%

 

Question 5:

What is your opinion of the LNP candidate for Griffith Bill Glasson?

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Favourable

36.2%

10.0%

73.9%

Neutral

30.9%

40.8%

16.4%

Unfavourable

21.8%

38.2%

2.1%

Never heard of

11.0%

11.0%

7.7%

 

 

Female

Male

18 - 34

35 - 50

51 - 65

65+

Favourable

34.9%

37.5%

33.7%

35.5%

36.9%

45.6%

Neutral

34.4%

27.5%

31.9%

32.2%

32.0%

21.5%

Unfavourable

17.9%

25.8%

19.1%

21.5%

25.4%

27.8%

Never heard of

12.8%

9.2%

15.3%

10.7%

5.7%

5.1%

 

Question 6:

Which of the following issues is most important to you and your family?

 

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Cost of living

27.3%

31.0%

27.9%

30.1%

24.4%

28.2%

25.6%

27.3%

29.1%

Health services

9.7%

17.2%

2.4%

9.7%

9.7%

7.3%

10.2%

9.1%

17.7%

Education

14.3%

20.1%

3.5%

15.3%

13.2%

13.2%

21.4%

7.4%

10.1%

Managing the economy

31.2%

20.7%

47.7%

29.3%

33.2%

22.3%

34.9%

44.6%

32.9%

Immigration policies

9.8%

6.6%

9.8%

10.2%

9.2%

13.2%

5.6%

9.9%

7.6%

Roads & infrastructure

7.8%

4.4%

8.7%

5.4%

10.3%

15.7%

2.3%

1.7%

2.5%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 702 voters. The data has been weighted to reflect the population age and gender distribution as provided by the ABS. Telephone numbers and the person within the household were selected at random. Copyright ReachTEL Pty Ltd.