Trade with Indonesia

Jul 21, 2015

Q. It was recently announced that Australia’s live export trade to Indonesia has fallen substantially. Do you think this is likely to be a result of the Australian Government’s relationship with Indonesia or is it more likely to be due to other factors?

Total

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote Other

A result of Australia’s relationship with Indonesia

40%

50%

30%

49%

48%

Due to other factors

32%

24%

45%

28%

26%

Don’t know

28%

26%

25%

23%

27%

40% think that the fall in Australia’s live export trade to Indonesia is a result of Australia’s relationship with Indonesia and 32% think it is due to other factors.

Liberal/National voters are more likely to think it is dues to other factors (45%) rather than our relationship with Indonesia (30%).

Relations with Indonesia

Feb 24, 2015

Q. How would you rate the performance of Tony Abbott and the Coalition Government in handling relations with Indonesia?

 

Total

 

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote other

 

Nov 2013

May 2014

Oct 2014

Total good

24%

9%

47%

9%

17%

29%

25%

32%

Total poor

42%

62%

16%

70%

42%

42%

43%

39%

Very good

8%

3%

16%

5%

11%

8%

12%

Good

16%

6%

31%

9%

12%

18%

17%

20%

Neither good nor poor

27%

24%

32%

15%

31%

21%

19%

22%

Poor

16%

21%

10%

19%

19%

16%

19%

18%

Very poor

26%

41%

6%

51%

23%

26%

24%

21%

Don’t know

7%

5%

5%

6%

10%

8%

13%

8%

 

24% (down 8% since October) of respondents rate Tony Abbott and the Coalition Government handling of relations with Indonesia as good. 42% (up 3%) rate them as poor. This represents a decline of 11 points from net -7 to net -18 (the same as recorded in May last year).

47% of Liberal/National voters rate the Government’s performance as “good”  – compared to 71% in October.

Relations with Indonesia

May 20, 2014

Q. How would you rate the performance of Tony Abbott and the Coalition Government in handling relations with Indonesia?

 

Total

 

Male

Female

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote other

 

Nov 2013

Total good

25%

29%

22%

7%

54%

10%

15%

29%

Total poor

43%

44%

42%

69%

12%

68%

52%

42%

Very good

8%

9%

7%

1%

18%

2%

6%

11%

Good

17%

20%

15%

6%

36%

8%

9%

18%

Neither good nor poor

19%

21%

17%

13%

27%

8%

17%

21%

Poor

19%

20%

18%

25%

10%

20%

29%

16%

Very poor

24%

24%

24%

44%

2%

48%

23%

26%

Don’t know

13%

6%

19%

11%

8%

13%

16%

8%

Just 25% of Australians would rate Tony Abbott and the Coalition Government handling of relations with Indonesia as good.

43% would rate them as poor.

Males (29%) were slightly more likely to give the government a good rating.

Lib/Nat voters were more likely to rate them as good (54% good).