Greens policies

Nov 7, 2012

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

 

16 Jul 12

Total

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Too extreme

53%

47%

38%

69%

7%

Represent the views of many voters

26%

25%

33%

12%

81%

Don’t know

21%

28%

29%

20%

12%

47% think The Greens’ policies are too extreme and 25% think they represent the views of many voters. Since this question was last asked in July, the percentage thinking they are extreme has dropped 6% while “don’t know” has increased from 21% to 28%.

Those most likely to think The Greens’ policies are too extreme were men (55%), aged 55+ (66%) and Liberal/National voters (69%).

30% of respondents aged under 35 think they represent the views of many voters and 33% think they are too extreme.