Essential Report

Treasurer

May 31, 2016

Q. And again, without looking it up, who is the current Federal Treasurer?

  Total   Vote Labor Vote Lib/Nat Vote Greens Vote other
Scott Morrison 64%   67% 71% 60% 62%
Joe Hockey 13%   16% 12% 18% 11%
Chris Bowen 3%   2% 5% 6% 3%
Don’t know 20%   15% 12% 16% 23%

64% knew that Scott Morrison was the Federal Treasurer. 20% said they didn’t know and 16% thought someone else was the Treasurer.

44% of those aged under 35 thought Scott Morrison was the Treasurer compared to 83% of those aged 55+.

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