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4 April 2014

Working for Queenslanders - Queensland state poll - 2nd April 2014

ReachTEL conducted a survey of 2,907 residents across Queensland on the night of 2nd April 2014. The survey was conducted for Working For Queenslanders.

 

South East Queensland – sample: 948

Gold & Sunshine Coast – sample: 971

Regional Queensland – sample: 988

 

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

 

Total

SEQ

GC/SC

Regional

Liberal National Party

39.1%

37.9%

39.8%

39.8% 

Labor

35.1%

39.9%

34.7%

30.2% 

The Greens

7.3%

8.4%

8.3%

5.4% 

Katter’s Australian Party

3.3%

1.5%

2.5%

5.8% 

Palmer United Party

8.0%

5.6%

7.9%

10.8% 

Other

3.0%

3.1%

3.1%

2.9%

Undecided

4.2%

3.5%

3.6%

5.3%

 

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Liberal National Party 

39.1%

37.9%

40.4%

31.6%

36.1%

39.6%

56.9%

Labor 

35.1%

36.6%

33.6%

37.0%

35.8%

36.0%

29.3%

The Greens

7.3%

8.4%

6.2%

11.0%

6.9%

6.7%

2.3%

Katter’s Australian Party

3.3%

2.4%

4.1%

3.7%

4.2%

2.6%

1.9%

Palmer United Party

8.0%

6.5%

9.6%

9.7%

8.3%

7.7%

4.9%

Other

3.0%

3.5%

2.6%

3.4%

3.8%

2.8%

1.4%

Undecided

4.2%

4.8%

3.5%

3.6%

4.8%

4.5%

3.3%

 

How would you describe Campbell Newman as Premier of Queensland?

 

Total

SEQ

GC/SC

Regional

Very good premier

18.8%

20.4%

18.7%

17.1%

Good premier

16.0%

13.4%

16.1%

18.7%

Average premier

15.2%

14.5%

16.7%

14.9%

Poor premier

17.2%

17.4%

16.2%

17.6%

Very poor premier

32.8%

34.2%

32.3%

31.6%

 

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Very good premier

18.8%

14.9%

22.9%

17.6%

17.6%

16.4%

26.6%

Good premier

16.0%

16.6%

15.4%

13.2%

13.8%

17.0%

23.7%

Average premier

15.2%

17.0%

13.4%

12.6%

17.3%

15.9%

15.5%

Poor premier

17.2%

19.2%

15.1%

16.6%

16.5%

18.9%

17.1%

Very poor premier

32.8%

32.3%

33.2%

40.0%

34.8%

31.9%

17.1%

 

 

Premier Campbell Newman has said that he will replace Queensland doctors that resign with foreign doctors. Do you support the Queensland Government replacing these Queensland doctors with foreign doctors?

 

Total

SEQ

GC/SC

Regional

Support

14.9%

15.8%

16.2%

13.0%

Oppose

74.8%

75.5%

72.6%

75.7%

Undecided

10.3%

8.7%

11.2%

11.3%

 

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Support

14.9%

9.9%

20.2%

17.4%

13.7%

13.3%

15.1%

Oppose

74.8%

79.3%

70.2%

75.3%

76.6%

75.5%

69.5%

Undecided

10.3%

10.9%

9.6%

7.3%

9.7%

11.2%

15.5%

 

 

Do you believe that the State government should negotiate more with Queensland doctors, or should the government continue holding its current position?

 

Total

SEQ

GC/SC

Regional

Negotiate more with doctors

76.1%

76.2%

76.4%

75.7%

Hold current position

15.6%

16.3%

16.0%

14.7%

Undecided

8.3%

7.4%

7.7%

9.6%

 

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Negotiate more with doctors

76.1%

81.7%

70.4%

74.8%

76.8%

77.7%

75.2%

Hold current position

15.6%

9.8%

21.7%

17.9%

13.7%

14.6%

16.3%

Undecided

8.3%

8.6%

7.9%

7.3%

9.5%

7.7%

8.5%

 

If an election were held today, regardless of who you would vote for, do you believe the Newman government has demonstrated that it would deserve to be re-elected on the basis of its actions over the last 2 years?

 

Total

SEQ

GC/SC

Regional

Yes

33.3%

32.3%

34.4%

33.4%

No

57.3%

59.7%

55.7%

56.0%

Undecided

9.4%

8.0%

9.9%

10.6%

 

 

Total

Female

Male

18 – 34

35 – 50

51 – 65

65+

Yes

33.3%

29.6%

36.9%

24.9%

33.4%

33.7%

47.4%

No

57.3%

60.1%

54.6%

66.1%

58.4%

56.2%

41.2%

Undecided

9.4%

10.3%

8.5%

9.0%

8.2%

10.1%

11.3%

 

 

Total

LNP

LAB

GRE

Yes

33.3%

78.3%

2.1%

0.9%

No

57.3%

10.0%

92.5%

92.0%

Undecided

9.4%

11.7%

5.5%

7.0%


This survey was conducted using an automated telephone based survey system among 2,907 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.