Essential Report

Statements about Pauline Hanson

Sep 21, 2016

Q. Do you agree or disagree with the following statements?

  Total agree Total disagree   Strongly agree Agree Disagree Strongly disagree Don’t know
I might not personally agree with everything she says but she is speaking for a lot of ordinary Australians 62% 30%   26% 36% 12% 18% 8%
Paul Hanson’s election to the Senate is a backward step for Australian democracy 38% 48%   21% 17% 28% 20% 13%
I agree with a lot of what Pauline Hanson says and it’s good to see her back in Parliament 42% 45%   16% 26% 18% 27% 12%
Pauline Hanson talks about issues other politicians too scared to tackle 65% 28%   29% 36% 12% 14% 9%
Pauline Hanson’s views do not reflect Australian values and she should not be given so much media coverage 45% 44%   23% 22% 25% 19% 11%
Given the rising number terrorist incidents around world there should be a national debate on Pauline Hanson’s call to ban Muslim immigration 48% 36% 18% 30% 17% 19% 15%

 

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