Essential Report

Lower energy prices

Sep 11, 2017

Q. Which party do you think would be more likely to deliver lower energy prices?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other
A Coalition Government 19%   5% 43% 7% 11%
A Labor Government 28%   60% 10% 32% 10%
No difference 35%   23% 35% 34% 64%
Don’t know 18%   12% 12% 27% 15%


28% think that a Labor Government would be more likely to deliver lower energy prices and 19% think a Coalition Government would deliver lower prices. However, more than half either thought there would be no difference (35%) or could not give an opinion (18%).


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