Essential Report

Preferred Prime Minister

Oct 12, 2021

Q. Who do you think would make the better Prime Minister out of Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese?

  Oct’21 Sep’21 Aug’21 Jul’21 Jun’21 May’21 Apr’21 Mar’21 Feb’21 Jan’21 Dec’20 Nov’20
Scott Morrison 45% 47% 45% 46% 48% 50% 47% 52% 52% 51% 50% 53%
Anthony Albanese 29% 26% 26% 28% 28% 24% 28% 26% 24% 25% 24% 24%
Don’t know 26% 27% 29% 26% 24% 26% 25% 22% 24% 25% 26% 24%
Base (n) 1.097 1,100 1,098 1,099 1,104 1,092 1,368 1,124 1,109 1,084 1,071 1,010
  • 45% of Australians continue to think that Scott Morrison would make a better PM than Anthony Albanese (47% last month).
  • 29% think the opposition leader would make the better Prime Minister (26% last month). 27% of participants don’t know who would make the better PM.

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