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YouGov-Fifty Acres: 51-49 to Labor

June 28, 2017 - 23:32 -- Admin

As reported here in early May, there is a new entrant into federal opinion polling in the shape of British-based market research giant YouGov, in conjunction with Australian communications agency Fifty Acres. After reporting attitudinal polling on a fortnightly basis over recent months, the pollster has produced its first set of voting intention numbers, which are exclusively related below.

BludgerTrack: 52.4-47.6 to Labor

June 24, 2017 - 05:04 -- Admin

New results from Newspoll and Essential Research have failed to have any impact on BludgerTrack’s two-party preferred reading, but there’s one point worth noting on the primary vote, with the recent lift in One Nation’s poll ratings finally kicking into action on the trend measurement (more on that

Essential Research: 52-48 to Labor

June 21, 2017 - 04:37 -- Admin

Labor’s lead remains steady at 52-48 in this week’s reading of the Essential Research fortnight rolling average, from primary votes of 38% for the Coalition (steady), 35% for Labor 35% (down one), 9% for Greens 9% (down one) and 9% for One Nation (up one), whose curious resurgence was the subject of an

BludgerTrack: 52.3-47.7 to Labor

June 17, 2017 - 03:00 -- Admin

We’re now at the end of a two-week period where Essential Research has furnished the only new federal poll results, causing its reading of the situation to loom unusually large in the BludgerTrack poll aggregate. This week’s sample produced a fairly close result, so Labor is down half a point on two-party preferred and three on the seat projection, losing one in Queensland and two in Western Australia, where it may be coming back to earth after the state election bounce.