Q. How strongly do you support or oppose the following restrictions currently in place in Melbourne?
|VICTORIA ONLY||TOTAL: Support||TOTAL: Oppose||Strongly support||Somewhat support||Neither support nor oppose||Somewhat oppose||Strongly oppose|
|Impose curfew between 8pm & 5am||72%||12%||51%||21%||15%||6%||6%|
|Allow only 1 person at a time per household to leave and buy groceries||71%||16%||47%||26%||13%||8%||8%|
|Require most shops close, and restrict the operations of many other businesses||70%||15%||42%||28%||15%||7%||8%|
|Ban people from travelling more than 5km from their house||70%||15%||47%||23%||15%||7%||8%|
|VICTORIA ONLY AND NET: SUPPORT||Gender||Age group||Location|
|Impose curfew between 8pm & 5am||72%||71%||74%||60%||73%||82%||72%||74%|
|Allow only 1 person at a time per household to leave and buy groceries||71%||70%||72%||61%||73%||77%||69%||78%|
|Require most shops close, and restrict the operations of many other businesses||70%||68%||72%||62%||72%||76%||70%||71%|
|Ban people from travelling more than 5km from their house||70%||69%||72%||59%||75%||75%||68%||78%|
- Victorians overwhelmingly support all the current restrictions – and support is strongest among those over 55 years old.
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