Greens policies

Mar 4, 2013

Q. Do you think that The Greens’ policies are too extreme or do they represent the views of many voters?

 

16 Jul 12

7 Nov 12

Total

4 Mar 13

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Too extreme

53%

47%

52%

48%

68%

7%

Represent the views of many voters

26%

25%

24%

29%

13%

79%

Don’t know

21%

28%

24%

23%

19%

15%

52% think The Greens’ policies are too extreme and 24% think they represent the views of many voters. Since this question was last asked in November, the percentage thinking they are extreme has increased 5%. This increase is mainly due to more Labor voters thinking the Greens are too extreme, which has increased from 38% to 48%

Those most likely to think The Greens’ policies are too extreme were men (61%), aged 55+ (67%) and Liberal/National voters (68%).