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30 June 2014

7 News - National Poll - 26th June 2014

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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 3,376 residents across Australia during the evening of 26th June 2014.

 

7 News

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?

 
 

 

21st Nov 

15th Dec 

23rd Jan 

27th Feb 

27th Mar

16th Apr 

3rd May

26th June

Liberal

40.5% 

35.7% 

35.3%

36.2%

36.4% 

35.4%

34.6%

34.9%

The Nationals

3.3% 

5.7% 

4.5%

4.1%

4.3% 

4.6%

4.3%

4.7%

Labor

34.2% 

40.4%

40.6%

39.2%

39.2%

37.4%

39.6%

38.7%

The Greens

9.8%

8.7%

9.1%

10.5%

9.4%

11.5%

11.2%

10.3%

Palmer United Party

6.6%

5.1%

4.6%

4.4%

4.4%

5.6%

6.0%

6.8%

Other

5.7%

4.4%

5.9%

5.6%

6.2%

5.5%

4.3%

4.7%

 

 

Two party preferred result based on 2013 election distribution

 

 

21st Nov

15th Dec

23rd Jan

27th Feb

27th Mar

16th Apr

3rd May

26th Jun

L/NP

51%

48%

47%

47%

48%

48%

46%

47%

Labor

49%

52%

53%

53%

52%

52%

54%

53%

 

Question 2:

Please rate the performance of Tony Abbott as Prime Minister?

 

27th Mar

16th Apr

3rd May

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

Female

Male

Very good

20.4%

19.6%

15.6%

16.5%

39.7%

0.8%

1.2%

3.5%

15.1%

18.1%

Good

13.0%

11.2%

10.9%

11.1%

24.2%

1.5%

0.9%

9.2%

11.5%

10.8%

Satisfactory

17.0%

17.4%

16.7%

15.5%

24.5%

8.3%

4.9%

14.8%

17.0%

13.9%

Poor

16.1%

18.8%

19.1%

16.7%

7.5%

23.3%

20.7%

21.0%

18.9%

14.3%

Very poor

33.5%

33.0%

37.7%

40.1%

4.1%

66.0%

72.3%

51.5%

37.5%

42.9%

 

Question 3:

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

 

27th Mar

16th Apr

3rd May

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

Female

Male

Very good

10.0%

5.0%

6.6%

8.3%

1.0%

17.3%

8.3%

4.3%

8.1%

8.5%

Good

14.2%

14.0%

14.2%

14.7%

4.0%

27.3%

17.8%

7.8%

14.2%

15.2%

Satisfactory

36.5%

38.4%

37.0%

35.7%

23.5%

44.0%

48.0%

38.3%

38.5%

32.8%

Poor

20.5%

23.7%

23.6%

20.8%

30.9%

8.6%

20.7%

23.5%

20.1%

21.6%

Very poor

18.8%

18.9%

18.6%

20.5%

40.4%

2.9%

5.2%

26.1%

19.2%

21.8%

 

Question 4:

Do you support the Coalition's plan to repeal the carbon tax?

 

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Support

42.2%

77.8%

15.2%

6.9%

49.1%

36.2%

39.2%

45.1%

53.2%

40.2%

44.3%

Oppose

35.9%

8.2%

55.7%

76.7%

27.0%

40.2%

37.9%

34.9%

26.8%

33.3%

38.7%

Undecided

21.9%

14.1%

29.1%

16.4%

23.9%

23.5%

22.9%

20.0%

20.0%

26.5%

17.0%

 

Question 5:

Last night, Clive Palmer announced that his party would support the repeal of the carbon tax if guarantees were put in place to ensure energy companies passed savings onto consumers. Do you agree or disagree with Clive Palmer's decision?

 

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Agree

53.7%

64.8%

43.0%

30.5%

83.5%

54.4%

53.7%

53.6%

52.7%

51.5%

56.0%

Disagree

24.9%

14.8%

32.4%

46.1%

9.6%

28.8%

22.9%

25.8%

20.8%

24.0%

25.9%

Undecided

21.4%

20.4%

24.6%

23.3%

7.0%

16.8%

23.3%

20.6%

26.5%

24.5%

18.0%

 

Question 6:

Do you believe Australia should have some form of a price on carbon for companies with high emissions?

 

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Yes

65.3%

42.2%

82.4%

91.6%

59.6%

62.7%

68.4%

67.5%

61.2%

66.4%

64.1%

No

16.7%

30.9%

5.6%

4.3%

22.2%

16.3%

16.6%

16.9%

17.1%

13.6%

20.1%

Undecided

18.0%

26.8%

12.0%

4.0%

18.3%

20.9%

14.9%

15.6%

21.6%

20.1%

15.8%

 

Question 7:

Do you think Clive Palmer's influence in the senate and in politics generally, is good or bad for Australia?

 

26th Jun

L/NP

Labor

Greens

PUP

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Female

Male

Good

35.0%

21.0%

39.1%

33.3%

92.1%

35.0%

41.2%

33.3%

26.5%

30.9%

39.2%

Bad

35.0%

51.1%

26.9%

29.6%

3.5%

38.7%

28.9%

34.5%

40.1%

34.7%

35.4%

Undecided

30.0%

27.9%

34.0%

37.1%

4.4%

26.2%

29.9%

32.2%

33.4%

34.3%

25.3%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,376 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.