Friday, 30 May 2014

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott is out of touch with ordinary people, arrogant, narrow-minded, superficial - but he's hardworking!


Essential Report 27 May 2014:

Leader Attributes – Tony Abbott

May 27, 2014

Q. Which of the following describe your opinion of the Prime Minister, Tony Abbott?


2 Sep 14
(as Opposition leader)
29 Oct 14
15 Apr

Total
27 May
Change
Out of touch with ordinary people
52%
51%
56%
67%
+11
Arrogant
52%
54%
58%
63%
+5
Narrow-minded
55%
54%
56%
61%
+5
Hard working
71%
67%
66%
57%
-9
Superficial
48%
49%
50%
57%
+7
Intolerant
47%
49%
47%
55%
+8
Intelligent
63%
62%
59%
52%
-7
Aggressive
47%
46%
45%
52%
+7
Erratic
43%
43%
43%
51%
+8
Understands the problems facing Australia
46%
51%
48%
42%
-5
A capable leader
46%
52%
50%
41%
-9
Good in a crisis
39%
45%
45%
35%
-10
Visionary
35%
33%
34%
31%
-3
More honest than most politicians
34%
39%
37%
30%
-7
Trustworthy
38%
40%
40%
29%
-11


































Tony Abbott’s key attributes were out of touch with ordinary people (67%), arrogant (63%), narrow-minded (61%), hard working (57%) and superficial (57%).
Since April, the largest shifts have been for out of touch with ordinary people (+11), trustworthy (-11), good in a crisis (-10), hard working (-9) and a capable leader (-9).

Note: Possible that dates “2 Sep 14” & “29 Oct 14” should read “2 Sep 13” & “29 Oct 13”

1 comment:

John Fraser said...

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jesus !

Trustworthy

More honest than most politicians.

Visionary

Can't believe those words are used when talking about Abbott.