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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 3,617 residents across Australia during the evening of 20th November 2014.

 

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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? If you are undecided to which do you even have a slight leaning?

 

 

16thApr 

3rd May

26th June

21st July

21st Aug

18th Sep

23rd Oct

20th Nov

 

2013 Election

Liberal

35.4%

34.6%

34.9%

35.7%

36.8%

37.0%

36.1%

36.1%

 

41.3%

The Nationals

4.6%

4.3%

4.7%

4.8%

4.4%

4.6%

4.0%

4.1%

 

4.3%

Labor

37.4%

39.6%

38.7%

37.1%

37.3%

37.4%

37.5%

38.7%

 

33.4%

The Greens

11.5%

11.2%

10.3%

10.3%

9.8%

10.5%

11.5%

11.1%

 

8.6%

Palmer

5.6%

6.0%

6.8%

8.2%

6.7%

5.3%

5.1%

3.1%

 

5.5%

Other

5.5%

4.3%

4.7%

3.9%

4.9%

5.2%

5.8%

6.8%

 

6.9%

 

Two party preferred result based on 2013 election distribution

 

 

16thApr 

3rd May

26th June

21st July

21st Aug

18th Sep

23rd Oct

20th Nov 

L/NP

48%

46%

47%

48%

49%

49%

48%

47% 

Labor

52%

54%

53%

52%

51%

51%

52%

53% 

 

Question 2:

Please rate the performance of Tony Abbott as Prime Minister?

 

21st July

21st Aug

18th Sep

23rd Oct

20th Nov 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Female

Male

Very good

17.4%

18.4%

19.6%

18.5%

18.5% 

42.1%

1.1%

1.5%

16.8% 

20.2% 

Good

12.7%

13.6%

12.5%

13.0%

12.6%

25.8%

3.0%

4.2%

13.3%

11.9%

Satisfactory

15.4%

15.9%

20.3%

17.6%

16.8%

21.9%

12.7%

8.7%

18.5%

15.0%

Poor

18.8%

17.0%

17.4%

17.8%

16.0%

6.5%

26.6%

12.9%

17.4%

14.7%

Very poor

35.7%

35.1%

30.1%

33.2%

36.1%

3.7%

56.6%

72.6%

34.1%

38.3%

 

Question 3:

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

 

21st July

21st Aug

18th Sep

23rd Oct

20th Nov

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Female

Male

Very good

7.9%

8.2%

6.3%

8.5%

8.1%

2.1%

14.3%

7.8%

8.7%

7.4%

Good

15.0%

15.7%

14.9%

13.5%

13.2%

6.0%

23.4%

12.0%

12.2%

14.3%

Satisfactory

34.5%

36.4%

39.5%

36.7%

41.0%

29.6%

50.9%

51.3%

44.8%

37.1%

Poor

22.8%

21.3%

22.0%

23.8%

20.5%

29.9%

10.0%

20.5%

22.0%

18.8%

Very poor

19.7%

18.4%

17.3%

17.5%

17.2%

32.5%

1.4%

8.5%

12.4%

22.3%

 

Question 4:

How would you rate the performance of Tony Abbott at the G20 Leaders Summit?

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Very good

19.9%

43.8%

1.9%

2.5%

22.9%

13.3%

19.4%

27.1%

17.9%

22.0%

Good

15.3%

28.3%

6.7%

4.5%

10.0%

15.5%

18.0%

20.6%

15.6%

15.0%

Average

23.0%

17.0%

30.1%

16.0%

19.6%

24.4%

24.3%

25.0%

26.3%

19.6%

Poor

15.8%

8.2%

22.1%

15.8%

17.1%

17.5%

14.3%

12.7%

16.5%

15.1%

Very poor

25.9%

2.8%

39.2%

61.3%

30.4%

29.2%

24.1%

14.6%

23.7%

28.2%

 

Question 5:

Do you agree or disagree that the G20 Leaders Summit produced positive outcomes for Australia?

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Strongly agree

14.9%

29.3%

4.6%

3.5%

17.2%

11.3%

14.6%

17.6%

12.7%

17.3%

Agree

24.5%

37.5%

15.9%

17.0%

23.8%

23.1%

23.4%

29.7%

25.1%

23.9%

Neutral

38.3%

25.7%

49.8%

42.4%

38.7%

36.9%

39.8%

37.9%

41.1%

35.3%

Disagree

13.8%

6.4%

18.0%

22.9%

11.2%

17.0%

15.6%

10.4%

14.3%

13.4%

Strongly disagree

8.4%

1.2%

11.7%

14.2%

9.1%

11.6%

6.5%

4.4%

6.8%

10.2%

 

Questions 6 and 7 to be released at a later date.


Question 8:

Do you think Jacqui Lambie should leave the Palmer United Party?

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Yes

43.4%

50.9%

39.6%

31.7%

14.2%

37.1%

43.0%

46.5%

50.9%

40.5%

46.4%

No

17.6%

16.8%

17.8%

19.2%

39.8%

18.8%

16.8%

18.1%

16.3%

16.9%

18.4%

Undecided

39.0%

32.3%

42.6%

49.1%

46.0%

44.1%

40.3%

35.4%

32.8%

42.7%

35.2%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,617 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.