Essential Report

Opinion of John Howard

Nov 1, 2010

Q. Since the 2007 election, has your opinion of the former Prime Minister, John Howard, become more favourable or less favourable?

  Total Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens
More favourable 15% 6% 27% 6%
Less favourable 24% 41% 12% 26%
Stayed the same 57% 52% 60% 67%
Don’t know 4% 1% 1% 1%

 15% say their opinion of John Howard has become more favourable since the 2007 election and 24% less favourable – 57% have stayed the same. 41% of Labor voters have become less favourable while 27% of Coalition voters are more favourable and 12% less favourable.


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