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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 1,480 Queensland residents on the night of 27th November 2014.

 

 

Question 1:

If a state 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 June

3rd July

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

28th Nov

Liberal National Party

40.9%

38.7%

41.0%

41.2%

40.9%

39.2% 

Labor

34.1%

34.4%

34.4%

36.0%

36.6%

37.3% 

The Greens

5.2%

6.1%

5.5%

6.0%

7.6%

7.9% 

Palmer United Party

13.6%

15.4%

12.6%

9.5%

7.2%

6.5% 

Other

6.3%

5.4%

6.5%

7.2%

7.7%

9.1% 

 

Two party preferred result based on 2012 election distribution

 

5th June

3rd July

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

28th Nov

LNP

53%

51%

52%

51%

51%

49% 

Labor

47%

49%

48%

49%

49%

51% 

 

Question 2:

Who of the following do you think would make the better Premier?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Campbell Newman

40.2% 

36.3%

44.2%

37.9%

33.2%

43.5%

53.0%

Jeff Seeney

13.0%

16.4%

9.3%

14.7%

16.6%

10.4%

6.9%

Tim Nicholls

8.7%

7.4%

10.0%

5.7%

13.2%

8.1%

6.5%

John-Paul Langbroek

8.7%

8.1%

9.3%

9.2%

8.3%

10.1%

6.5%

Lawrence Springborg

16.9%

17.7%

16.1%

16.9%

16.6%

16.2%

18.5%

Jarrod Bleijie

12.6%

14.1%

11.0%

15.6%

12.1%

11.6%

8.6%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

Other

 

Regional

SEQ

Campbell Newman

40.2%

78.8%

13.9%

16.9%

18.8%

17.2%

 

36.6%

41.8%

Jeff Seeney

13.0%

1.7%

24.7%

16.1%

14.6%

9.0%

 

18.1%

10.7%

Tim Nicholls

8.7%

1.9%

11.6%

21.2%

5.2%

17.9%

 

8.6%

8.7%

John-Paul Langbroek

8.7%

4.0%

14.3%

4.2%

11.5%

8.2%

 

8.4%

8.9%

Lawrence Springborg

16.9%

10.4%

19.9%

26.3%

18.8%

23.9%

 

17.0%

16.9%

Jarrod Bleijie

12.6%

3.3%

15.7%

15.3%

31.3%

23.9%

 

11.4%

13.1%

 

Question 3:

How do you rate the performance of Campbell Newman as Queensland Premier?

 

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

28th Nov

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Very Good

17.3%

13.4%

16.8%

17.5%

15.2%

20.0%

12.3%

16.6%

18.0%

29.2%

Good

13.1%

14.7%

16.0%

16.3%

17.7%

14.7%

16.2%

13.0%

18.3%

19.7%

Satisfactory

17.6%

22.9%

21.1%

19.0%

20.4%

17.5%

22.1%

15.4%

20.1%

17.6%

Poor

19.6%

17.0%

17.1%

15.7%

16.4%

15.0%

18.4%

14.3%

14.8%

15.0%

Very Poor

32.1%

30.7%

28.4%

31.0%

30.0%

32.1%

30.4%

40.7%

28.5%

17.2%

Don’t know this person

0.3%

1.2%

0.6%

0.5%

0.3%

0.7%

0.7%

0.0%

0.3%

1.3%

 

Question 4:

How do you rate the performance of Annastacia Palaszczuk as Leader of the Opposition?

 

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

28th Nov

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Very Good

7.3%

10.2%

11.1%

11.5%

10.5%

12.7%

11.6%

10.5%

12.5%

11.6%

Good

14.9%

14.8%

14.9%

15.9%

13.0%

18.1%

13.1%

16.4%

19.0%

12.9%

Satisfactory

30.4%

31.1%

32.7%

31.7%

35.3%

25.9%

36.1%

31.6%

25.7%

26.2%

Poor

21.3%

20.7%

19.9%

17.4%

17.3%

17.1%

11.2%

17.3%

21.6%

22.7%

Very Poor

19.0%

16.0%

14.0%

16.3%

10.8%

22.0%

10.1%

16.1%

19.2%

24.5%

Don’t know this person

7.1%

7.2%

7.5%

7.2%

13.0%

4.3%

17.9%

8.1%

2.0%

2.1%

 

Question 5:

Do you think the Liberal National Party has done enough to deserve re-election?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

35.2%

31.8%

38.8%

27.3%

30.0%

39.8%

53.4%

No

51.7%

51.0%

52.4%

55.9%

58.7%

48.8%

34.2%

Undecided

13.1%

17.2%

8.8%

16.8%

11.2%

11.3%

12.4%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

Other

 

Regional

SEQ

Yes

35.2%

79.8%

4.7%

11.1%

11.3%

6.0%

 

34.9%

35.3%

No

51.7%

6.2%

86.3%

76.9%

72.2%

69.4%

 

52.0%

51.6%

Undecided

13.1%

14.0%

9.0%

12.0%

16.5%

24.6%

 

13.1%

13.1%

 

Question 6:

Do you think Labor has performed well enough in opposition to deserve to be elected at the next state election?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

32.8%

34.8%

30.7%

41.1%

32.1%

29.4%

23.2%

No

51.1%

45.6%

56.9%

39.2%

53.6%

56.1%

62.2%

Undecided

16.1%

19.6%

12.4%

19.7%

14.3%

14.5%

14.6%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

Other

 

Regional

SEQ

Yes

32.8%

6.9%

65.5%

31.6%

28.1%

14.2%

 

31.3%

33.4%

No

51.1%

87.2%

14.1%

30.8%

54.2%

63.4%

 

54.1%

49.8%

Undecided

16.1%

5.9%

20.4%

37.6%

17.7%

22.4%

 

14.6%

16.8%

 

Question 7:

Regardless of your voting intention, who do you think will win the upcoming Queensland state election?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Liberal National Party

50.8%

44.8%

57.1%

35.2%

50.0%

59.0%

70.8%

Labor

49.2%

55.2%

42.9%

64.8%

50.0%

41.0%

29.2%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

Other

 

Regional

SEQ

Liberal National Party

50.8%

83.6%

21.0%

34.2%

45.4%

50.7%

 

54.6%

49.1%

Labor

49.2%

16.4%

79.0%

65.8%

54.6%

49.3%

 

45.4%

50.9%

 

Question 8:

Leading into the state election, which of the following will influence your decision most when deciding which party to vote for?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Performance of the party

35.4%

30.8%

40.2%

35.4%

32.0%

36.9%

39.2%

Leader of the party

11.1%

14.2%

7.8%

11.8%

11.6%

9.0%

11.6%

Your local candidate

14.1%

14.5%

13.6%

10.1%

15.2%

15.1%

18.1%

Policy commitments

39.5%

40.5%

38.4%

42.7%

41.2%

39.0%

31.0%

               

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

Other

 

Regional

SEQ

Performance of the party

35.4%

48.2%

22.5%

29.7%

28.1%

43.0%

 

36.6%

34.8%

Leader of the party

11.1%

9.8%

12.0%

5.1%

19.8%

12.6%

 

9.0%

12.0%

Your local candidate

14.1%

15.4%

14.7%

6.8%

12.5%

13.3%

 

17.6%

12.4%

Policy commitments

39.5%

26.6%

50.9%

58.5%

39.6%

31.1%

 

36.8%

40.7%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,480 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.