Essential Report

Scott Morrison

Oct 23, 2018

Q. Here are some things that the Prime Minister, Scott Morrison has suggested or given his support to. Do you approve or disapprove of each of them?

  Total approve Total dis-approve Strongly approve Approve Dis-approve Strongly dis-approve Don’t know   Approve

Vote Labor

Approve Vote Lib/Nat Approve Vote Greens Approve Vote other
Relocate the Australian embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem 26% 32% 7% 19% 16% 16% 42% 19% 40% 19% 29%
Force immigrants to move to regional areas 51% 32% 16% 35% 20% 12% 17% 46% 69% 30% 60%
Commemorate Captain Cook’s discovery of Australia 58% 20% 20% 38% 11% 9% 22% 55% 76% 40% 63%

 

There was majority approval for commemorating Captain Cook’s discovery of Australia (58%) and forcing immigrants to move to regional areas (51%). However, there was strong majority disapproval of allowing religious schools to refuse to hire gay teachers (609%).

Respondents were split on the issue of relocating the Australian embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem – 26% approve, 32% disapprove with 42% don’t know.

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