Federal voting intention

Nov 6, 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 31/10/17 2 weeks ago 24/10/17 4 weeks ago 10/10/17   Election  2 Jul 16
Liberal 34% 33% 34% 33%
National 3% 3% 3% 3%
Total Liberal/National 37%   36% 37% 36%   42.0%
Labor 37%   37% 36% 38%   34.7%
Greens 10% 10% 9% 10% 10.2%
Nick Xenophon Team 2% 3% 3% 2%
Pauline Hanson’s One Nation 8% 7% 8% 7%
Other/Independent 6% 6% 7% 7% 13.1%
2 party preferred
Liberal National 47%   46% 48% 46%   50.4%
Labor 53%   54% 52% 54%   49.6%

Sample = 1,792. 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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