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ReachTEL conducted a seven-question survey of 1,291 Queensland residents on the night of 23rd May 2013.

 

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

 

Sample = 1,291


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?

 

 

23rd May 

 Apr 13

Mar 13

Feb 13

Jan 13

Dec 12

Nov 12

Oct 12

Sep 12

Aug 12

LNP

44.6% 

45.1% 

47.8% 

47.1% 

42.5% 

41.9% 

42.0%

44.6%

44.7%

44.2%

Labor

28.2% 

29.2% 

30.2% 

28.9% 

34.9% 

32.1% 

34.2%

30.5%

34.7%

31.6%

Katter’s Aus Party

10.4% 

12.7% 

10.1% 

11.5% 

10.5% 

12.1% 

8.9%

11.0%

9.4%

9.6%

The Greens

9.0% 

7.7% 

8.0% 

7.9% 

8.4% 

8.2% 

9.5%

7.5%

7.0%

9.2%

Other

7.8% 

5.4% 

3.9% 

4.5% 

3.6% 

5.7% 

5.4%

6.4%

4.1%

5.4%

 

 

Question 2:

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

 

 

23rd May

 Apr 13

Mar 13

Feb 13

Jan 13

Dec 12

Nov 12

Oct 12

Sep 12

Aug 12

Very Good

21.6%

19.6% 

19.8%

20.8% 

18.1% 

19.8% 

19.6%

24.7%

27.3%

25.3%

Good

18.9%

21.9% 

22.5%

17.6% 

19.6% 

18.4% 

16.6%

16.7%

14.8%

19.0%

Indifferent

14.6%

12.4% 

12.7%

14.2% 

14.2% 

9.8% 

15.3%

9.1%

8.6%

12.9%

Poor

14.4%

12.8% 

16.3%

17.6% 

15.9% 

14.3% 

14.8%

12.6%

12.7%

14.4%

Very Poor

29.0%

31.8% 

27.5%

29.3%

32.2%

36.7%

33.0%

35.9%

35.8%

27.4%

Don’t know this person

1.5%

1.5%

1.2%

0.5%

0.0%

1.1%

0.7%

1.1%

0.8%

0.9%

 

Question 3:

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

 

 

 

23rd May

Apr 13

Mar 13

Feb 13

Jan 13

Dec 12

Nov 12

Oct 12

Sep 12

Very Good

7.8%

8.8%

6.9%

8.3%

7.7%

10.5%

10.2%

10.3%

9.0%

Good

17.5%

13.9%

14.1%

15.8%

16.7%

17.4%

18.5%

16.0%

14.2%

Indifferent

31.7%

34.0%

35.3%

28.6%

35.1%

32.9%

35.3%

31.4%

40.2%

Poor

14.8%

11.6%

15.1%

15.6%

13.2%

12.3%

13.7%

15.2%

13.0%

Very Poor

18.0%

20.3%

17.1%

18.6%

15.1%

17.2%

15.4%

16.6%

16.1%

Don’t know this person

10.2%

11.4%

11.5%

13.1%

12.2%

9.7%

6.8%

10.5%

7.5%

 

 

Question 4 – 7: Introduction

The Queensland State budget will be released in early June and we're asking for your opinion on current Government considerations and local issues. Would you support or oppose the following in the upcoming Queensland state budget?

  

Question 4:

Would you support or oppose the introduction of a new levy to raise funds for natural disaster recovery & future proofing?

 

 

Support

40.4%

Oppose

39.1%

Undecided / Don’t know

20.5%

 

 

Question 5:

Would you support or oppose the sale of Queensland State assets?

 

 

Support

15.9%

Oppose

69.8%

Undecided / Don’t know

14.3%

 

Question 6:

Would you support or oppose additional public service job cuts?

 

 

Support

32.5%

Oppose

53.7%

Undecided / Don’t know

13.8%

   

Question 7:

Would you support or oppose State funding for the Brisbane Cross River Rail project?

 

 

Support

33.1%

Oppose

36.0%

Undecided / Don’t know

30.8%

 

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,291 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.