Anti-Government Rallies

Aug 29, 2011

Q. Do the recent rallies in Canberra – the no carbon tax rally and the trucking convoy – represent your views about the Government?

Total Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens
Yes 40% 14% 66% 10%
No 38% 73% 13% 75%
Don’t know 22% 13% 22% 15%

40% say the recent rallies in Canberra represent their views about the Government, 38% say they do not represent their views.

Those most likely to say the rallies represent their views were Liberal/National voters (66%), aged 65+ (60%) and full-time workers (46%).

Those most likely to say the rallies do not represent their views were Labor voters (73%), Greens voters (75%) and those aged under 35 (45%).