Essential Report

Early election

Nov 20, 2017

Q. Do you think the Coalition Government should run its full term until 2019 when the next Federal election is due or do you think they should call an early election?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other
Should run full term 47% 34% 75% 26% 45%
Should call an early election 32% 45% 15% 55% 38%
Don’t know 22% 21% 10% 19% 16%


37% think the Government should call an early election and 47% think the Government should run its full term.

Those most likely to support an early election were Labor voters (45%) and Greens voters (55%).


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