Trust in the Government’s handling of international relations

Sep 9, 2014

Q. How much trust do you have in Tony Abbott and the Liberal Government to handle Australia’s international relations?

 

 Total

 

Vote Labor

Vote Lib/Nat

Vote Greens

Vote other

 

9 Oct 13

26 Nov 13

Total a lot/some trust

36%

12%

75%

13%

25%

41%

41%

Total little/no trust

55%

83%

21%

81%

66%

53%

53%

A lot of trust

14%

2%

38%

3%

4%

18%

20%

Some trust

22%

10%

37%

10%

21%

23%

21%

A little trust

21%

26%

17%

19%

25%

16%

18%

No trust

34%

57%

4%

62%

41%

37%

35%

Don’t know

9%

5%

3%

6%

9%

7%

7%

14% of people have “a lot of trust” in Tony Abbott and the Liberal Government to handle Australia’s international relations – down 6% since November.

34% have no trust.

Labor (57%) and Greens (62%) voters were far more likely to have ‘no trust’. Liberal/National voters were far less likely (4%) to have no trust. 38% of Liberal/National voters have “a lot of trust”.

Since this question was asked in November, “total trust” has dropped from 41% to 36%.

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