Q. Which party do you think would be best at handling the Australian economy in the interests of you and people like you?
|Total||Vote Labor||Vote Liberal/ National|
Respondents were split over party best to handle the economy (in the interests of you and people like you) – 33% nominated the Labor Party and 36% the Liberal Party. Opinion closely follows party preferences. 81% of Labor voters nominated Labor and 86% of Coalition voters nominated the Liberal party. 43% of Greens voters said there was no difference – 34% said Labor and 10% Liberal.
Respondents aged under 35 favoured Labor 31%/28% and those aged 55+ favoured the Liberals 44%/36%.
Read Essential's ongoing research on the public response to Covid-19.