Essential Report

Conditions for asylum seekers

Feb 16, 2016

As far as you know, are the conditions in which asylum seekers are kept on Nauru and Manus Island good or poor?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other
Total good 34%   27% 48% 9% 44%
Total poor 40%   50% 29% 81% 35%
Very good 9%   6% 13% 2% 14%
Good 25%   21% 35% 7% 30%
Poor 20%   25% 19% 19% 16%
Very poor 20%   25% 10% 62% 19%
Don’t know 25%   22% 23% 11% 21%

34% think that the conditions in which asylum seekers are kept on Nauru and Manus Island are good and 40% think they are poor.

48% of Liberal National voters think the conditions are good while 81% of Greens voters and 50% of Labor voters think they area poor.

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