Federal voting intention

May 10, 2016

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

3/5/16

2 weeks ago

26/4/16

4 weeks ago

12/4/16

  Election 7 Sep 13
Liberal 38%   37% 36% 39%    
National 4%   3% 4% 3%    
Total Liberal/National 42%   40% 40% 42%   45.6%
Labor 38%   38% 39% 35%   33.4%
Greens 10%   10% 10% 11%   8.6%
Palmer United Party 1%   1% 1% 1%   5.5%
Other/Independent 9%   10% 11% 10%   6.9%
2 party preferred              
Liberal National 49%   48% 48% 50%   53.5%
Labor 51%   52% 52% 50%   46.5%

NB. Sample = 1,754. 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 2013 election.