Essential Report

Anzac Day

Apr 14, 2015

Q. Saturday 25th April is Anzac Day. Which of the following best describes what you will do on Anzac Day?

  Total     Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other   Apr 2014
Attend an Anzac Day event or march 23% 24% 27% 16% 20% 21%
Not attend an event but watch the march on TV 29% 30% 36% 16% 20% 31%
Nothing special – it’s just a public holiday 28% 28% 20% 41% 37% 27%
Working – don’t get the Anzac Day holiday 7% 7% 6% 8% 12% 7%
Don’t know 13% 11% 11% 19% 11% 14%

23% of respondents said they would attend an Anzac day event and 29% said they would watch the march on TV. 35% said it was just a holiday or were working. These results are much the same as last year’s.

66% of those aged 55+ said they would be attending an event or watching on TV compared to 41% of those aged under 35. 36% of those aged under 35 say it is just a public holiday.

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