Essential Report

Approval of leadership change

Aug 27, 2018

Q. Do you approve or disapprove of Scott Morrison replacing Malcolm Turnbull as leader of the Liberal Party?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other  
Total approve 35%   29% 56% 20% 35%  
Total disapprove 40%   50% 28% 56% 40%  
Strongly approve 10%   9% 16% 4% 11%  
Approve 25%   20% 40% 16% 24%  
Disapprove 22%   24% 23% 26% 20%  
Strongly disapprove 18%   26% 5% 30% 20%  
Don’t know 25%   20% 16% 24% 26%  

 

35% approved of Scott Morrison replacing Malcolm Turnbull as leader of the Liberal Party and 40% disapproved.

56% of Liberal National voters approved and 28% disapproved. 50% of Labor voters and 56% of Greens voters disapproved.

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