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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 836 residents in the federal election of Longman. The poll was conducted the night of the 2nd of June 2016.

 

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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?

 

Total*

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Liberal National Party – Wyatt Roy

42.5%

38.9% 

34.6% 

43.7% 

27.9% 

37.3%

35.3%

56.1%

Labor – Susan Lamb

35.9%

32.9%

36.4%

29.1%

29.8%

30.6%

40.0%

31.3%

The Greens – Ian Bell

7.4%

6.6%

6.6%

6.5%

14.0%

6.7%

3.7%

1.5%

Nick Xenophon team

3.7%

3.3%

2.7%

3.8%

3.3%

2.4%

4.7%

2.5%

Other / Independent

10.5%

7.9%

8.2%

7.5%

10.2%

9.6%

6.5%

5.1%

Undecided

 

10.4%

11.4%

9.3%

14.9%

13.4%

9.8%

3.5%

* Undecided voters were asked a follow-up question on who they would have even a slight leaning towards.

 

Two party preferred result based on respondent allocated preferences from Question 1b and undecided allocation from Question 1a

 

Total

Liberal National Party – Wyatt Roy

50%

Labor – Susan Lamb

50%

 

Question 1a:

Being undecided to which of the following do you have even a slight leaning?

 

Total

Liberal National Party – Wyatt Roy

33.9%

Labor – Susan Lamb

28.4%

The Greens – Ian Bell

8.1%

Nick Xenophon team

4.5%

Other / Independent

25.2%

Note: Only respondents that selected ‘Undecided’ in Question 1 were asked Question 1a

 

Question 1b:

Which of the following parties would you preference highest?

 

Total

Liberal National Party – Wyatt Roy

36.5%

Labor – Susan Lamb

63.5%

Note: Respondents who selected ‘Liberal National Party’ or ‘Labor’ to Question 1 were excluded from Question 1b

 

Question 2:

What is your opinion of the member for Longman Wyatt Roy?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Favourable

36.2%

34.2%

38.4%

33.0%

31.6%

33.2%

48.5%

Neutral

27.9%

30.4%

25.1%

18.1%

32.1%

33.6%

26.8%

Unfavourable

28.1%

27.4%

28.9%

33.5%

29.7%

28.5%

20.7%

Never heard of them before

7.8%

8.0%

7.5%

15.3%

6.7%

4.7%

4.0%

 

 

Total

LNP

Labor

Greens

Undecided

Favourable

36.2%

74.8%

9.1%

20.0%

13.8%

Neutral

27.9%

16.6%

33.3%

20.0%

47.1%

Unfavourable

28.1%

3.7%

52.2%

32.7%

24.1%

Never heard of them before

7.8%

4.9%

5.4%

27.3%

14.9%

 

Question 3:

What is your opinion of the Labor candidate for Longman Susan Lamb?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Favourable

27.4%

27.0%

27.9%

31.6%

20.1%

33.2%

24.7%

Neutral

34.9%

38.4%

30.9%

32.6%

41.1%

32.2%

33.3%

Unfavourable

18.2%

16.0%

20.6%

17.2%

17.2%

15.4%

23.2%

Never heard of them before

19.5%

18.5%

20.6%

18.6%

21.5%

19.2%

18.7%

 

 

Total

LNP

Labor

Greens

Undecided

Favourable

27.4%

4.0%

64.0%

38.2%

5.7%

Neutral

34.9%

40.3%

26.9%

32.7%

42.5%

Unfavourable

18.2%

32.6%

2.2%

1.8%

13.8%

Never heard of them before

19.5%

23.1%

6.9%

27.3%

37.9%

 

Question 4:

When deciding who to vote for at the upcoming federal election, which of the following issues will influence your decision most?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Education

12.3%

14.8%

9.5%

26.0%

12.4%

4.7%

6.1%

Creating jobs

12.8%

11.2%

14.5%

11.6%

15.8%

13.6%

10.1%

Health services

20.8%

25.6%

15.5%

13.5%

21.5%

22.9%

24.7%

Management of the economy

22.9%

20.8%

25.3%

11.6%

19.1%

29.0%

32.8%

Border protection and asylum seekers

11.7%

10.5%

13.0%

14.0%

8.1%

12.1%

12.6%

Roads and infrastructure

6.3%

3.0%

10.0%

3.7%

11.0%

6.5%

3.5%

Climate change and the environment

13.1%

14.2%

12.0%

19.5%

12.0%

11.2%

10.1%

 

 

Total

LNP

Labor

Greens

Undecided

Education

12.3%

8.9%

17.5%

14.5%

12.6%

Creating jobs

12.8%

13.5%

13.5%

1.8%

18.4%

Health services

20.8%

15.0%

28.5%

18.2%

27.6%

Management of the economy

22.9%

38.3%

10.9%

7.3%

11.5%

Border protection and asylum seekers

11.7%

12.6%

7.3%

10.9%

5.7%

Roads and infrastructure

6.3%

7.1%

5.1%

3.6%

11.5%

Climate change and the environment

13.1%

4.6%

17.2%

43.6%

12.6%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 836 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.