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16 September 2015

7 News - National Poll - 15 September 2015

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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 3,278 residents across Australia during the evening of 15th September 2015.

 

Question 1:

If a Federal 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?

 

 

5th Feb

29th March

23rd April

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

 

2013 Election

Liberal

34.4%

35.4%

35.7%

37.1%

37.7%

37.0%

36.5%

39.3% 

 

41.3%

The Nationals

4.0%

4.2%

4.1%

4.0%

4.2%

3.6%

3.8%

4.0% 

 

4.3%

Labor

41.4%

40.5%

39.3%

38.3%

37.0%

38.0%

37.5%

35.9% 

 

33.4%

The Greens

11.2%

11.5%

11.9%

12.1%

13.1%

12.9%

13.4%

11.9% 

 

8.6%

Palmer

2.7%

2.2%

2.2%

2.2%

1.3%

1.4%

1.3%

0.8% 

 

5.5%

Other

6.2%

6.3%

6.8%

6.4%

6.7%

7.2%

7.6%

8.1% 

 

6.9%

 

Two party preferred result based on 2013 election distribution

 

 

5th Feb

29th March

23rd April

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep 

Liberal / National

45%

46%

46%

47%

48%

47%

47%

50% 

Labor

55%

54%

54%

53%

52%

53%

53%

50% 

 

 Question 2:

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

 

 

15th Sep 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

 

Female

Male

Malcolm Turnbull

61.9% 

93.5% 

27.9% 

53.6%

 

61.8% 

62.0% 

Bill Shorten

38.1% 

6.5% 

72.1% 

46.4%

 

38.2%

38.0%

 

 

28th Aug

Tony Abbott

42.1%

Bill Shorten

57.9%

 

Question 3:

Please rate the performance of Tony Abbott as Prime Minister?

 

 

23rd Apr

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

 

 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Very good

11.1%

13.7%

13.8%

13.9%

14.4%

14.4%

27.8%

 

23.2%

4.8%

0.7%

Good

13.8%

14.4%

13.7%

12.9%

11.6%

13.4%

 

24.6%

2.6%

1.2%

Satisfactory

23.0%

21.8%

20.0%

20.2%

20.2%

18.8%

18.8%

 

28.6%

11.2%

10.1%

Poor

21.5%

18.7%

17.3%

17.3%

16.3%

16.9%

53.4%

 

13.5%

24.1%

14.3%

Very poor

30.6%

31.3%

35.2%

35.7%

37.5%

36.5%

 

10.1%

57.3%

73.6%

 

Question 4:

Please rate the performance of Bill Shorten as Leader of the Opposition?

 

 

23rd Apr

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

 

 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Very good

8.5%

9.0%

8.1%

6.8%

7.1%

7.1%

18.9%

 

2.0%

14.7%

3.5%

Good

16.5%

14.4%

11.9%

12.8%

16.3%

11.8%

 

5.1%

22.9%

7.9%

Satisfactory

34.0%

37.4%

33.8%

34.6%

32.5%

32.5%

32.5%

 

21.3%

44.4%

43.5%

Poor

23.1%

21.9%

22.9%

22.9%

21.0%

25.5%

48.7%

 

31.2%

15.0%

36.3%

Very poor

18.0%

17.3%

23.3%

23.0%

23.0%

23.2%

 

40.4%

3.0%

8.9%

 

Question 5:

Do you support or oppose last nights’ leadership spill that replaced Tony Abbott with Malcolm Turnbull as Prime Minister?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Support

51.1%

49.9%

52.5%

49.0%

50.2%

54.3%

52.5%

Oppose

31.7%

32.7%

30.5%

29.8%

35.8%

29.8%

30.3%

Undecided

17.2%

17.4%

16.9%

21.2%

14.0%

15.9%

17.2%

 

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Other

Support

51.1%

46.5%

55.4%

74.4%

24.7%

Oppose

31.7%

36.9%

25.5%

12.8%

56.0%

Undecided

17.2%

16.6%

19.0%

12.8%

19.3%

 

 

Question 6:

Results to be released at a later date.


Question 7:

Results to be released at a later date.

 

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,278 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.