Essential Report

Approval of NDIS

Nov 4, 2014

Q. Do you approve or disapprove of the Government’s decision to implement the National Disability Insurance Scheme to be funded by increasing the Medicare levy from 1.5% to 2%? 

 

Total

 

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote other

Total approve

44%

46%

51%

52%

34%

Total disapprove

34%

37%

32%

23%

44%

Strongly approve

8%

11%

8%

12%

5%

Approve

36%

35%

43%

40%

29%

Disapprove

20%

21%

22%

12%

22%

Strongly disapprove

14%

16%

10%

11%

22%

Don’t know

21%

16%

18%

24%

22%

 

44% approve of an NDIS funded by an increase in the Medicare levy and 34% disapprove.

Those most likely to approve were men (51%) and aged 65+ (61%).

New Campaign: Every Australian Counts

Jun 15, 2011

The Every Australian Counts campaign is a unique, unified campaign.

People living with disabilities, carers, families, service providers and advocates – have come together to create a movement for change.

The campaign has one common goal. To make sure the federal government accepts the recommendations of the productivity commission and commits to introducing the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

EMC was engaged to develop and deliver the digital campaign strategy, including the campaign website, www.everyaustraliancounts.com.au , campaign videos and materials.

You can check out the presentation outlining the strategy to win, and the overall approach to the campaign below:

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