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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 1,281 Queensland residents on the night of 26th April 2016.

 

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Question 1: 

If a state election were to be held today which of the following would receive your first preference vote?

 

Total

With Und

 

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Labor

32.9% 

36.9%

 

34.8%

30.8%

27.5%

34.0%

36.8%

35.1%

Liberal National Party

39.7% 

42.8%

 

36.8%

42.8%

33.2%

38.7%

41.4%

51.7%

The Greens

9.2% 

10.8%

 

10.2%

8.2%

14.9%

8.3%

7.0%

3.4%

KAP

3.0% 

3.6%

 

1.7%

4.3%

3.6%

3.1%

3.0%

1.5%

Other / Independent

3.9%

5.9%

 

3.8%

4.2%

4.4%

4.7%

3.3%

2.4%

Undecided

11.3% 

 

 

12.8% 

9.8% 

16.5% 

11.2%

8.6%

5.9%

 

Two party preferred result based on respondent allocated preferences from Question 1b and undecided allocation from Question 1a 

 

Total 

Labor

48%

Liberal National Party

52%

 

 

Question 1a:

Being ‘Undecided’ to which of following do you have even a slight leaning?

               

 

Total

Labor

35.6%

Liberal National Party

27.1%

The Greens

14.3%

KAP

5.2%

Other / Independent

17.9%

Note: Only those respondents who selected ‘Undecided’ to Question 1 were asked Question 1a.

 

Question 1b:

Which of the following two parties would you preference highest?

 

Total

Labor

60.5%

Liberal National Party

39.5%

Note: Only those respondents who selected ‘The Greens’, ‘KAP’ or ‘Other / Independent’ to Question 1/1a were asked Question 1b.

  

Question 2:

Please rate the performance of Anastacia Palaszczuk as Queensland Premier?

 

Total

 

 

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Very good

15.4%

37.0%

 

17.0%

13.8%

14.1%

16.9%

16.2%

14.2%

Good

21.6%

 

22.3%

20.8%

22.4%

21.3%

20.5%

22.1%

Average

28.3%

28.3%

 

29.8%

26.8%

28.8%

26.8%

30.1%

27.5%

Poor

14.1%

30.2%

 

12.2%

16.2%

9.5%

15.6%

15.9%

17.6%

Very poor

16.1%

 

12.9%

19.6%

15.4%

16.4%

16.2%

17.2%

Never heard

4.4%

4.4%

 

5.8%

2.9%

9.8%

3.1%

1.0%

1.5%

 

Question 3:

Please rate the performance of Lawrence Springborg as Opposition Leader?

 

Total

 

 

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Very good

8.0%

22.9%

 

8.1%

7.9%

9.2%

8.3%

6.0%

7.8%

Good

14.9%

 

13.1%

16.9%

11.5%

15.3%

14.6%

21.1%

Average

36.1%

36.1%

 

37.7%

34.4%

36.7%

35.6%

36.9%

35.3%

Poor

17.6%

33.3%

 

14.8%

20.6%

12.1%

19.5%

20.3%

21.1%

Very poor

15.7%

 

16.9%

14.5%

12.6%

17.7%

18.9%

12.7%

Never heard

7.7%

7.7%

 

9.4%

5.8%

17.9%

3.6%

3.3%

2.0%

 

Question 4:

In state parliament last week, a bill was passed that would increase the number of electorates and members of parliament in Queensland from 89 to 93.

Do you support or oppose this change?

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Support

33.2%

28.7%

38.0%

39.2%

33.9%

26.6%

29.9%

Oppose

42.1%

41.8%

42.5%

30.8%

45.1%

47.5%

50.5%

Undecided

24.6%

29.5%

19.6%

30.0%

21.0%

25.9%

19.6%

 

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Greens

Und

Support

33.2%

38.2%

30.8%

42.4%

25.0%

Oppose

42.1%

34.0%

45.6%

36.4%

50.7%

Undecided

24.6%

27.8%

23.6%

21.2%

24.3%

 

Question 5:

The same bill included an amendment to change the Queensland voting system from optional to compulsory preferential voting. This change requires you to number every candidate on the ballot paper in order of preference and removes the option to vote for just one or some of the candidates.

Do you support or oppose this change?

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Support

27.3%

27.7%

26.9%

27.5%

28.8%

25.8%

26.5%

Oppose

61.6%

59.0%

64.4%

63.5%

61.4%

60.3%

60.3%

Undecided

11.1%

13.4%

8.7%

9.0%

9.8%

13.9%

13.2%

 

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Greens

Und

Support

27.3%

43.5%

15.2%

21.8%

25.7%

Oppose

61.6%

40.9%

77.8%

69.7%

61.1%

Undecided

11.1%

15.7%

7.1%

8.4%

13.2%

 

Question 6:

Have you ever used the ride sharing service called Uber?

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Yes

24.7%

23.3%

26.2%

40.1%

25.6%

16.6%

5.4%

No

75.3%

76.7%

73.8%

59.9%

74.4%

83.4%

94.6%

 

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Greens

Und

Yes

24.7%

17.1%

26.8%

46.6%

19.4%

No

75.3%

82.9%

73.2%

53.4%

80.6%

 

Question 7:

Do you support legalising ride sharing services, such as Uber?

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Yes

56.0%

52.2%

60.0%

72.3%

56.2%

50.2%

33.0%

No

26.6%

25.1%

28.3%

20.0%

25.4%

28.2%

39.4%

Unsure

17.3%

22.7%

11.7%

7.7%

18.4%

21.6%

27.6%

 

 

Total

Labor

LNP

Greens

Und

Yes

56.0%

51.4%

56.1%

77.1%

55.9%

No

26.6%

30.1%

28.5%

10.2%

17.9%

Unsure

17.3%

18.5%

15.4%

12.7%

26.2%

 

 

Total

Q6 Yes

Q6 No

Yes

56.0%

88.0%

45.5%

No

26.6%

8.9%

32.4%

Unsure

17.3%

3.2%

22.1%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,281 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.