Effectiveness of Recommendations

Aug 20, 2012

Q. How effective do you think the panel recommendations will be in terms of –

 

Very effective

Quite effective

A little effective

Not effective

Don’t know

Stopping boats of asylum seekers landing in Australia

12%

19%

34%

24%

11%

Providing fair treatment for genuine asylum seekers

11%

29%

32%

18%

11%

Keeping Government costs down

8%

13%

27%

36%

16%

31% think the recommendations will be very/quite effective in stopping boats, 40% very/quite effective in providing fair treatment for genuine asylum seekers and 21% very/quite effective in keeping Government costs down.

38% of Liberal/National voters, 32% of Labor voters and 15% of Greens voters think they will be very/quite effective in stopping boats.

48% of Liberal/National voters, 41% of Labor voters and 16% of Greens voters think they will be very/quite effective in providing fair treatment for genuine asylum seekers.

27% of Liberal/National voters, 20% of Labor voters and 12% of Greens voters think they will be very/quite effective in keeping Government costs down.