Essential Report

Approval of Malcolm Turnbull

Nov 10, 2015

Q. Do you approve or disapprove of the job Malcolm Turnbull is doing as Prime Minister?

Total

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote Other

Oct 2015

Total approve

56%

47%

82%

40%

39%

47%

Total disapprove

20%

33%

8%

35%

31%

17%

Strongly approve

12%

6%

25%

1%

4%

11%

Approve

44%

41%

57%

39%

35%

36%

Disapprove

14%

22%

6%

23%

24%

11%

Strongly disapprove

6%

11%

2%

12%

7%

6%

Don’t know

23%

20%

10%

25%

30%

35%

56% (up 9%) of respondents approve of the job Malcolm Turnbull is doing as Prime Minister and 20% (up 3%) disapprove – a net approval rating of +36 (up 6).

82% (up 12%) of Liberal/National voters approve of Malcolm Turnbull’s performance with 8% (up 1%) disapproving. 47% (up 9%) of Labor voters and 40% (no change) of Greens voters approve of Malcolm Turnbull’s performance.

By gender, men were 60% approve/22% disapprove and women 53% approve/19% disapprove.

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