Essential Report

Approval of Malcolm Turnbull

Dec 8, 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

Nov 2015

Total approve

56%

42%

84%

36%

35%

47%

56%

Total disapprove

23%

36%

7%

41%

42%

17%

20%

Strongly approve

13%

8%

26%

2%

1%

11%

12%

Approve

43%

34%

58%

34%

34%

36%

44%

Disapprove

16%

27%

6%

29%

21%

11%

14%

Strongly disapprove

7%

9%

1%

12%

21%

6%

6%

Don’t know

21%

22%

9%

235

23%

35%

23%

56% (no change since last month) of respondents approve of the job Malcolm Turnbull is doing as Prime Minister and 23% (up 3%) disapprove – a net approval rating of +33 (down 3).

84% (up 2%) of Liberal/National voters approve of Malcolm Turnbull’s performance with 7% (down 1%) disapproving. 42% (down 5%) of Labor voters and 36% (down 4%) of Greens voters approve of Malcolm Turnbull’s performance.

By gender, men were 60% approve/24% disapprove and women 51% approve/21% disapprove.

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