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ReachTEL conducted a survey of 1,471 Queensland residents on the night of 9th October 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

Liberal National Party

40.9%

38.7%

41.0%

41.2%

40.9%

Labor

34.1%

34.4%

34.4%

36.0%

36.6%

The Greens

5.2%

6.1%

5.5%

6.0%

7.6%

Palmer United Party

13.6%

15.4%

12.6%

9.5%

7.2%

Other

6.3%

5.4%

6.5%

7.2%

7.7% 

 

Two party preferred result based on 2012 election distribution

 

5th June

3rd July

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

LNP

53%

51%

52%

51%

51% 

Labor

47%

49%

48%

49%

49% 

 

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

35.5% 

36.3% 

34.8% 

27.7% 

33.3% 

38.1% 

50.0% 

Jeff Seeney

12.2% 

13.0% 

11.4% 

15.7% 

13.9% 

10.0%

5.7%

Tim Nicholls

10.2%

10.7%

9.7%

11.4%

9.8%

8.9%

11.1%

John-Paul Langbroek

11.0%

12.1%

9.8%

10.9%

11.4%

12.6%

7.8%

Lawrence Springborg

20.5%

18.2%

22.9%

24.3%

18.5%

21.2%

16.0%

Jarrod Bleijie

10.6%

9.7%

11.4%

10.0%

13.0%

9.2%

9.4%

 

Question 3:

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

 

3rd July

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Very Good

17.1%

17.3%

13.4%

16.8%

16.7%

16.9%

15.9%

12.5%

17.5%

24.9%

Good

12.0%

13.1%

14.7%

16.0%

16.0%

16.0%

14.1%

14.1%

16.6%

22.0%

Satisfactory

15.4%

17.6%

22.9%

21.1%

21.1%

21.1%

26.0%

19.1%

18.3%

20.0%

Poor

17.0%

19.6%

17.0%

17.1%

18.3%

16.0%

14.4%

20.5%

17.8%

14.7%

Very Poor

36.1%

32.1%

30.7%

28.4%

26.8%

30.1%

28.7%

33.5%

29.5%

17.6%

Don’t know this person

2.4%

0.3%

1.2%

0.6%

1.1%

 0.0%

0.9%

0.2%

0.3%

0.8%

 

Question 4:

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

 

3rd July

7th Aug

4th Sep

9th Oct

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Very Good

7.8%

7.3%

10.2%

11.1%

8.7%

13.6%

9.1%

11.6%

13.4%

10.7%

Good

15.3%

14.9%

14.8%

14.9%

15.5%

14.3%

14.4%

16.4%

14.3%

13.9%

Satisfactory

31.1%

30.4%

31.1%

32.7%

34.3%

31.1%

36.3%

33.0%

29.7%

29.5%

Poor

18.1%

21.3%

20.7%

19.9%

19.2%

20.5%

19.2%

16.9%

20.3%

26.2%

Very Poor

17.8%

19.0%

16.0%

14.0%

13.5%

14.6%

8.7%

13.9%

18.6%

16.8%

Don’t know this person

10.1%

7.1%

7.2%

7.5%

8.9%

6.0%

12.3%

8.2%

3.7%

2.9%

 

Question 5:

Do you see a practical difference between selling state owned power assets or leasing these assets for up to 99 years?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

32.1%

28.8%

35.4%

33.3%

33.6%

30.7%

29.4%

No

41.6%

36.4%

46.9%

42.4%

42.5%

42.7%

36.7%

Undecided

26.4%

34.7%

17.8%

24.4%

24.0%

26.6%

33.9%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

 

SEQ

Regional

Yes

32.1%

42.1%

25.6%

20.5%

26.4%

 

32.8%

30.5%

No

41.6%

29.1%

52.5%

48.2%

46.2%

 

42.9%

38.5%

Undecided

26.4%

28.8%

21.9%

31.3%

27.4%

 

24.3%

31.0%

 

Question 6:

Do you believe Queensland should introduce daylight saving time?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

44.4%

41.4%

47.6%

40.6%

49.1%

46.0%

40.6%

No

50.4%

52.1%

48.6%

56.4%

42.7%

49.4%

54.9%

Undecided

5.2%

6.5%

3.7%

3.0%

8.2%

4.6%

4.5%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

 

SEQ

Regional

Yes

44.4%

43.9%

47.5%

60.7%

31.1%

 

55.7%

20.0%

No

50.4%

52.2%

44.9%

38.4%

64.2%

 

38.9%

75.5%

Undecided

5.2%

3.8%

7.6%

0.9%

4.7%

 

5.5%

4.5%

 

 

Question 7:

Generally speaking, do you believe hosting the G20 leaders summit is a positive for Queensland?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

51.3%

53.0%

49.4%

50.0%

52.7%

50.6%

52.0%

No

32.7%

27.1%

38.5%

34.9%

33.1%

31.1%

30.3%

Undecided

16.0%

19.9%

12.0%

15.1%

14.2%

18.3%

17.6%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

 

SEQ

Regional

Yes

51.3%

63.6%

44.0%

22.3%

46.2%

 

48.5%

57.1%

No

32.7%

23.5%

34.3%

67.0%

41.5%

 

35.0%

27.9%

Undecided

16.0%

13.0%

21.7%

10.7%

12.3%

 

16.5%

15.0%

 

Question 8:

Do you think the Palmer United Party will win any seats in the upcoming Queensland state election?

 

Total

Female

Male

18-34

35-50

51-65

65+

Yes

51.7%

47.8%

55.8%

62.9%

55.6%

46.4%

32.0%

No

48.3%

52.2%

44.2%

37.1%

44.4%

53.6%

68.0%

 

 

Total

LNP

Lab

Greens

PUP

 

SEQ

Regional

Yes

51.7%

31.1%

60.7%

58.9%

97.2%

 

50.6%

54.0%

No

48.3%

68.9%

39.3%

41.1%

2.8%

 

49.4%

46.0%

This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 1,471 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.