Australia: ALP Loses Popularity, Conservatives Gain

addthis_url=”; addthis_title=”; addthis_pub=’migulski’;

If a federal election to the House of Representatives were held today, which one of the following would you vote for? If “Uncommitted”, to which one of these do you have a leaning?

Jan. 18 Dec. 7 Nov. 23
Australian Labor Party 43% 48% 42%
Coalition (Liberal / National) 39% 35% 38%
Australian Greens 10% 10% 11%
Others 8% 7% 9%

Two-Party Preferred Vote

Jan. 18 Dec. 7 Nov. 23
Australian Labor Party 54% 59% 55%
Coalition (Liberal / National) 46% 41% 45%

Source: Newspoll / The Australian
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,152 Australian voters, conducted from Jan. 16 to Jan. 18, 2009. Margin of error is 3 per cent.

Leave a Reply