Essential Report

Bill Shorten

Jun 20, 2017

Q. Do you approve or disapprove of the job Bill Shorten is doing as Opposition Leader?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other   May 2017 Apr 2017 Mar 2017 Feb 2017 Jan 2017 Dec 2016 Dec 2015 Dec 2014
Total Approve 34%   60% 24% 32% 17%   34% 33% 30% 30% 37% 35% 27% 35%
Total Disapprove 43%   20% 61% 39% 66%   45% 46% 49% 47% 44% 38% 47% 39%
Strongly approve 5%   10% 2% 1% 3%   6% 5% 4% 5% 7% 6% 4% 7%
Approve 29%   50% 22% 31% 14%   28% 28% 26% 25% 30% 29% 23% 28%
Disapprove 28%   17% 38% 32% 33%   26% 26% 26% 27% 25% 21% 26% 23%
Strongly disapprove 15%   3% 23% 7% 33%   19% 20% 23% 20% 19% 17% 21% 16%
Don’t know 23%   20% 14% 29% 18%   22% 22% 22% 22% 20% 25% 25% 26%

34% approved of the job Bill Shorten is doing as Prime Minister (no change from last month), and 43% disapproved (down 2%).

60% of ALP voters approved of the job Bill Shorten is doing, compared to 32% of Greens voters and 24% of Liberal/National voters.

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