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In conjunction with 7 News Melbourne, ReachTEL conducted a five-question survey of 1,232 Victorian residents on the night of 12th April 2013.

 

7 News

 

 

Sample = 1,232

 

 

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?

 

 

12th April 13

7th Mar 13

22nd Feb 13

25th Jan 13

The Liberal Party

45.2%

40.1%

37.6%

34.4%

The Nationals

4.3%

4.8%

6.6%

3.5%

Labor

35.3%

36.9%

34.9%

36.8%

The Greens

11.5%

12.3%

12.6%

12.4%

Katter’s Australian Party

0.9%

0.8%

2.0%

4.4%

Other

2.9%

5.2%

6.2%

8.7%

 

 

Question 2:

How do you rate the performance of Denis Napthine as Victorian Premier?

 

 

Very Good

18.4%

Good

22.2%

Average

32.1%

Poor

10.5%

Very Poor

11.3%

Don’t know this person

5.5%

 

 

Question 3:

If you were forced to choose between the following two people, which do you think would make the better Premier? 

 

12th April 13

7th Mar 13

Denis Napthine

52.0%

46.5%

Daniel Andrews

48.0%

53.5%

 

 

Question 4:

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

 

 

Cost of living

39.7%

Road congestion

7.7%

Public transport

14.5%

Health

20.0%

Education

18.1%

 

 

Question 5:

Has the performance of the Victorian State Liberal party made you more or less likely to vote for the Liberal party at the upcoming Federal election? 

 

 

More likely

30.1%

Less likely

46.4%

Vote unchanged

23.5%

 

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,232 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.