Queensland Labor support higher to start 2013

In conjunction with 7 News Brisbane, ReachTEL conducted a five-question survey of 1,062 Queensland residents on the night of 18th January 2013.

This is the fifth in a series of monthly polls to be to be released exlusively on 7 News Brisbane.

 

Sample = 1,064

 

 

Question 1:

If a state 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?

 

 

 

 

 

Jan 2013

Dec 2012

Nov 2012

Oct 2012

Sep 2012

Aug 2012

Jul 2012

Election

Liberal National Party

42.5%

41.9% 

42.0%

44.6%

44.7%

44.2%

56.5%

49.7%

Labor

34.9%

32.1% 

34.2%

30.5%

34.7%

31.6%

21.8%

26.7%

Katter’s Australian Party

10.5%

12.1% 

8.9%

11.0%

9.4%

9.6%

7.4%

11.5%

The Greens

8.4%

8.2% 

9.5%

7.5%

7.0%

9.2%

9.4%

7.5%

Other

3.6%

5.7% 

5.4%

6.4%

4.1%

5.4%

4.8%

4.6%

 

 

Question 2:

How do you rate the performance of Campbell Newman as Queensland Premier?

 

 

 

18th Jan 13

14th Dec 12

23rd Nov 12

12th Oct 12

14th Sep 12

17th Aug 12

2nd Jul 12

Very Good

18.1%

19.8%

19.6%

24.7%

27.3%

25.3%

31.3%

Good

19.6%

18.4%

16.6%

16.7%

14.8%

19.0%

20.0%

Indifferent

14.2%

9.8%

15.3%

9.1%

8.6%

12.9%

20.0%

Poor

15.9%

14.3%

14.8%

12.6%

12.7%

14.4%

13.1%

Very Poor

32.2%

36.7%

33.0%

35.9%

35.8%

27.4%

14.8%

Don’t know this person

0.0%

1.1%

0.7%

1.1%

0.8%

0.9%

0.8%

 

 

Question 3:

How do you rate the performance of Annastacia Palaszczuk as Leader of the opposition?

 

 

 

18th Jan 13

14th Dec 12

23rd Nov 12

12th Oct 12

14th Sep 12

2nd July 12

Very Good

7.7%

10.5%

10.2%

10.3%

9.0%

8.4%

Good

16.7%

17.4%

18.5%

16.0%

14.2%

11.0%

Indifferent

35.1%

32.9%

35.3%

31.4%

40.2%

37.3%

Poor

13.2%

12.3%

13.7%

15.2%

13.0%

16.0%

Very Poor

15.1%

17.2%

15.4%

16.6%

16.1%

16.3%

Don’t know this person

12.2%

9.7%

6.8%

10.5%

7.5%

10.9%

 

 

Question 4:

Compared to the same time last year would you say that you and your family is financially better or worse off under the Newman Government?

 

 

 

Better off

11.9%

Worse off

45.9%

About the same

42.2%

 

 

Question 5:

Mining magnate Clive Palmer has proposed to start a new political party called United Australia Party to contest the next Federal election. Would you consider voting for this party?

 

 

 

Yes

19.6%

No

57.3%

Undecided

23.1%

 

 

 

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,064 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.