Essential Report

Approval of leadership change

Sep 11, 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   2 weeks ago
Total approve 35%   29% 47% 24% 40%   35%
Total disapprove 47%   56% 38% 64% 51%   40%
Strongly approve 9%   7% 13% 7% 12%   10%
Approve 26%   22% 34% 17% 28%   25%
Disapprove 25%   28% 21% 38% 26%   22%
Strongly disapprove 22%   28% 17% 26% 25%   18%
Don’t know 19%   16% 14% 13% 9%   25%

 

35% approved of Scott Morrison replacing Malcolm Turnbull as leader of the Liberal Party (same as 2 weeks ago) and 47% disapproved (up 7%).

467% of Liberal National voters approved and 38% disapproved. 56% of Labor voters and 64% of Greens voters disapproved.

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