Better Prime Minister

Mar 10, 2015

Q. Who do you think would make the better Prime Minister out of Tony Abbott and Bill Shorten? 

 

Total

 

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/
Nat

Vote Green

Vote Other

 

Oct 2013

Mar 2014

June 2014

Sep 2014

Dec 2104

Jan 2015

Feb 2015

Tony Abbott

33%

4%

77%

4%

22%

41%

39%

36%

35%

31%

35%

31%

Bill Shorten

37%

77%

8%

56%

26%

22%

33%

40%

36%

36%

37%

39%

Don’t know

30%

19%

15%

41%

52%

37%

28%

24%

30%

33%

28%

30%

33% (up 2% since February) of respondents think Tony Abbott would make the better Prime Minister and 37% (down 2%) think Bill Shorten would make the better Prime Minister.

36% of men prefer Tony Abbott and 37% prefer Bill Shorten – and women prefer Bill Shorten 38% to 29%.