Federal voting intention

Mar 21, 2017

Q. If a Federal Election was held today to which party will you probably give your first preference vote? If not sure, which party are you currently leaning toward? If don’t know – Well which party are you currently leaning to?

  Total   Last week 14/3/17 2 weeks ago 7/3/17 4 weeks ago 21/2/17   Election 2 Jul 16
Liberal 31% 32% 34% 33%
National 3% 3% 3% 3%
Total Liberal/National 34%   35% 37% 36%   42.0%
Labor 37%   36% 37% 34%   34.7%
Greens 9% 9% 9% 10% 10.2%
Nick Xenophon Team 3% 3% 3% 4%
Pauline Hanson’s One Nation 10% 11% 9% 10%
Other/Independent 6% 6% 5% 6% 13.1%
2 party preferred
Liberal National 45%   47% 47% 48%   50.4%
Labor 55%   53% 53% 52%   49.6%

 

  1. Sample = 1,803. The data in the above tables comprise 2-week averages derived from the first preference/leaning to voting questions. Respondents who select ‘don’t know’ are not included in the results. The two-party preferred estimate is calculated by distributing the votes of the other parties according to their preferences at the 2016 election.

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