Essential Report

Better at managing major events

Mar 10, 2020

Q Which party do you think is better at managing:

  Coalition Labor Neither Difference (Coalition minus Labor)
A major security threat 39% 27% 34% +12
The ageing population 35% 27% 38% +8
A global economic crisis 35% 30% 36% +5
A major health risk 34% 29% 37% +5
A major environmental crisis 28% 32% 39% -4
The transition from a carbon-based to a renewable based energy market 25% 37% 38% -12
  • The Coalition is seen as better at managing a major security threat (39%) and the ageing population (35%) than Labor (both 27%).
  • Whereas Labor is perceived to be better at managing the transition from a carbon-based to a renewable based energy market (37%), compared to 25% Coalition.

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