Performance of the Greens

Nov 7, 2012

Q. Do you think the performance of the Greens in Federal Parliament has been good or poor?

 

16 Jul 12

Total

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Total good

17%

16%

22%

6%

65%

Total poor

47%

40%

27%

61%

5%

Very good

3%

3%

3%

*

20%

Good

14%

13%

19%

6%

45%

Neither good nor poor

27%

25%

32%

20%

23%

Poor

19%

18%

17%

24%

5%

Very poor

28%

22%

10%

37%

-

Don’t know

10%

19%

20%

12%

6%

16% think the performance of The Greens in Federal Parliament has been good or very good and 40% think it has been poor or very poor. This is a drop of 7% in the percentage thinking the Greens have been poor since July when this question was last asked. Those who don’t know have increased from 10% to 19%.

Labor voters tend to think The Greens’ performance has been poor/very poor  (27%) or neither good nor poor (32%) – and only 22% think it has been good/very good. 61% of Liberal/National voters think it has been poor/very poor and 65% of Greens voters think it has been good/very good.

Among respondents aged under 35, 24% think The Greens’ performance has been good/very good and 24% think it has been poor/very poor.