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27 November 2015

7 News - National Poll - 26 November 2015

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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 3,144 residents across Australia during the evening of 26th November 2015.

 

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?

 

 

23rd April

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

22nd Oct

26th Nov

 

2013 Election

Liberal

35.7%

37.1%

37.7%

37.0%

36.5%

39.3%

42.3%

44.6% 

 

41.3%

The Nationals

4.1%

4.0%

4.2%

3.6%

3.8%

4.0%

4.4%

4.2% 

 

4.3%

Labor

39.3%

38.3%

37.0%

38.0%

37.5%

35.9%

33.0%

31.1% 

 

33.4%

The Greens

11.9%

12.1%

13.1%

12.9%

13.4%

11.9%

11.3%

11.2% 

 

8.6%

Palmer

2.2%

2.2%

1.3%

1.4%

1.3%

0.8%

0.9%

1.0% 

 

5.5%

Other

6.8%

6.4%

6.7%

7.2%

7.6%

8.1%

8.2%

7.9% 

 

6.9%

 

Two party preferred result based on 2013 election distribution

 

 

23rd April

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

22nd Oct

26th Nov 

Lib/Nat

46%

47%

48%

47%

47%

50%

53%

55% 

Labor

54%

53%

52%

53%

53%

50%

47%

45% 

 

Question 2:

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

 

 

15th Sep

22nd Oct

26th Nov

L/NP

Labor

Greens

 

Female

Male

Malcolm Turnbull

61.9%

68.9%

71.3%

94.7%

41.0%

59.1%

 

69.9%

72.9%

Bill Shorten

38.1%

31.1%

28.7%

5.3%

59.1%

40.9%

 

30.1%

27.1%

 

 

28th Aug

Tony Abbott

42.1%

Bill Shorten

57.9%

 

Question 3:

Please rate the performance of Malcolm Turnbull as Prime Minister?

 

 

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

22nd Oct

26th Nov

 

 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Very good

13.7%

13.8%

13.9%

14.4%

14.4%

20.5%

22.1%

48.2%

 

34.9%

10.9%

9.3%

Good

14.4%

13.7%

12.9%

11.6%

13.4%

27.1%

26.1%

 

32.2%

20.4%

24.4%

Satisfactory

21.8%

20.0%

20.2%

20.2%

18.8%

36.3%

37.0%

37.0%

 

26.2%

48.9%

44.6%

Poor

18.7%

17.3%

17.3%

16.3%

16.9%

7.7%

8.0%

14.8%

 

4.3%

11.1%

14.2%

Very poor

31.3%

35.2%

35.7%

37.5%

36.5%

8.4%

6.8%

 

2.4%

8.7%

7.4%

 

*Abbott

*Abbott

*Abbott

*Abbott

*Abbott

22nd Oct

22nd Oct

 

 

 

 

  

Question 4:

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

 

 

13th May

25th June

30th July

28th Aug

15th Sep

22nd Oct

26th Nov

 

 

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Very good

9.0%

8.1%

6.8%

7.1%

7.1%

8.7%

6.4%

20.6%

 

2.1%

13.6%

4.9%

Good

14.4%

11.9%

12.8%

16.3%

11.8%

14.2%

14.2%

 

7.1%

27.7%

13.0%

Satisfactory

37.4%

33.8%

34.6%

32.5%

32.5%

30.8%

31.9%

31.9%

 

24.5%

39.7%

39.9%

Poor

21.9%

22.9%

22.9%

21.0%

25.5%

24.0%

23.5%

47.5%

 

28.6%

13.9%

31.6%

Very poor

17.3%

23.3%

23.0%

23.0%

23.2%

22.3%

24.0%

 

37.7%

5.2%

10.7%

 

Question 5:

When it comes to national security who do you feel safer with as Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull or Tony Abbott?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Malcolm Turnbull

74.0%

76.4%

71.4%

75.7%

72.1%

75.7%

71.6%

Tony Abbott

26.0%

23.6%

28.6%

24.3%

27.9%

24.3%

28.5%

 

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Other

Malcolm Turnbull

74.0%

67.9%

82.4%

89.0%

67.9%

Tony Abbott

26.0%

32.1%

17.7%

11.0%

32.1%

 

Question 6:

Do you support Australia becoming a republic? 

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Support

38.8%

33.2%

44.6%

32.2%

37.3%

51.1%

36.2%

Oppose

36.3%

39.9%

32.4%

33.7%

38.6%

29.2%

46.8%

Undecided

25.0%

26.8%

23.0%

34.1%

24.1%

19.7%

17.0%

 

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Other

Support

38.8%

31.1%

47.9%

55.8%

28.0%

Oppose

36.3%

44.7%

29.1%

17.4%

40.0%

Undecided

25.0%

24.3%

23.0%

26.8%

32.0%

  

Question 7:

Do you believe Malcolm Turnbull will call a referendum for Australia to a republic?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

31.8%

30.7%

33.1%

30.3%

29.7%

34.3%

35.1%

No

32.8%

28.2%

37.7%

37.7%

34.1%

28.8%

27.1%

Unsure

35.4%

41.1%

29.3%

32.1%

36.1%

36.9%

37.9%

 

 

Total

L/NP

Labor

Greens

Other

Yes

31.8%

33.3%

32.5%

28.8%

24.8%

No

32.8%

30.3%

33.6%

35.0%

41.1%

Unsure

35.4%

36.4%

33.9%

36.3%

34.1%

 

Question 8:

Results to be released at a later date.


This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 3,144 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.