'; ?> Nielsen still shows Coalition ahead | What The People Want
Nielsen still shows Coalition ahead

The SMH reports that the latest Nielsen Poll (taken mid-last week) shows essentially no change in the votes of the government and opposition. Two-party preferred is 49% to 51% (government to opposition) and first preference votes are 44% Coalition, 36% Labor and 13% Greens.


What has moved significantly is expectations of who will win the election. Now only 55% think Labor will win (down 14 points in a week), while 31% now predict a Coalition win (up 10 points in a week). Both the government and opposition leader are basically rated the same for trustworthiness and job approval, although there is a small edge to Julia Gillard.


Share this article on your favourite social bookmarking sites:
Digg! Reddit! Del.icio.us! Google! Facebook! StumbleUpon! Twitter!