Supplying arms to Iraq

Sep 9, 2014

Q. Do you approve or disapprove of the Australian Government’s decision to supply arms and weapons to Kurdish forces fighting in Iraq?

 

Total

 

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote Other

Total approve

38%

27%

55%

32%

38%

Total disapprove

39%

52%

23%

51%

47%

Strongly approve

13%

8%

23%

4%

7%

Approve

25%

19%

32%

28%

31%

Disapprove

20%

23%

16%

27%

23%

Strongly disapprove

19%

29%

7%

24%

24%

Don’t know

24%

21%

22%

17%

15%

38% approve of the Australian Government’s decision to supply arms and weapons to Kurdish forces fighting in Iraq and 39% disapprove.

Those most likely to approve were Liberal/National voters (55%), men (50%) and aged 65+ (62%).

Those most likely to disapprove were Labor voters (52%), Greens voters (51%) and women (45%).

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