Best Party On Key Issues: Housing

Q I am going to read out a list of problems facing Britain today. I would like you to tell me whether you think the Conservative party, the Labour party or the Liberal Democrats has the best policies on each problem.

Best Party On Key Issues: Housing

Q I am going to read out a list of problems facing Britain today. I would like you to tell me whether you think the Conservative party, the Labour party or the Liberal Democrats has the best policies on each problem. Base: c. 1,000-2,000 GB adults aged 18+

Base: All mentioning issue as important

  Con Lab Lib Dem None / Don't know Lab Lead
  % % % % %
"Housing"
21-24 July 1995 7 59 3 29 +52
22-25 March 1996 7 58 8 27 +51
23-28 July 1996 6 54 5 34 +48
21-24 February 1997 8 54 5 33 +46
8 April 1997 11 48 5 34 +37
21-24 May 1998 12 41 8 37 +29
23-26 July 1999 12 37 7 42 +25
20-25 January 2000 10 47 4 36 +37
20-24 July 2000 13 31 7 45 +18
15-20 February 2001 10 38 7 44 +28
11-16 September 2003 13 28 6 51 +15
10-14 September 2004 15 29 8 45 +14
17-21 February 2005 17 25 7 47 +8
7-11 April 2005 11 31 9 46 +20
31 August - 6 September 2006 13 25 11 50 +12
20-26 September 2007 8 30 6 53 +22
15-17 August 2008* 20 27 3 48 +7

* "None" was not recorded as a separate category in August 2008

Base: All

  Con Lab Lib Dem† None / Don't know Lab Lead
  % % % % %
"Housing"
12-13 April 1978 38 29 2 29 -9
14 August 1978* 39 33 2 26 -6
12-14 May 1987 28 39 10 23 +11
20-21 May 1987 31 38 12 19 +7
27-28 May 1987 34 37 15 13 +3
3-4 June 1987 33 39 15 13 +6
September 1987 34 34 5 27 0
March 1988 33 36 5 26 +3
27-28 December 1990 25 51 4 19 +26
18-21 January 1991 24 46 4 25 +22
21-24 June 1991 23 39 5 32 +16
22-25 November 1991 24 43 5 27 +19
23 March 1992 23 45 8 23 +22
15-20 September 1993 13 43 11 32 +30
19-23 May 1994 13 53 10 21 +40
21-24 July 1995 10 48 4 36 +38
22-25 March 1996 12 51 5 32 +39
23-28 July 1996 13 44 4 38 +31
21-24 February 1997 14 42 5 38 +28
8 April 1997 16 40 4 39 +24
21-24 May 1998 11 38 5 45 +27
23-26 July 1999 14 38 7 38 +24
20-25 January 2000 13 35 5 45 +22
20-24 July 2000 15 32 4 47 +17
15-20 February 2001 10 34 4 40 +24
21-26 February 2002 12 34 6 47 +22
11-16 September 2003 13 27 7 52 +14
10-14 September 2004 12 24 7 54 +12
7-11 April 2005 13 29 8 48 +16
31 August - 6 September 2006 14 23 9 53 +9
20-26 September 2007 12 29 6 50 +17
15-17 August 2008* 26 23 9 37 -3
15-17 September 2012  20  33   6   36  +13 

* "None" was not recorded as a separate category in this survey † Liberal 1978, Liberal-SDP Alliance in 1987

2013 onwards

Base: All

  Con Lab Lib Dem UKIP  Other  None  Don't know  Lab Lead
  % % % % %
"Housing"
7-9 September 2013 18 32 6 10 26  +14
 6-9 September 2014 18 34 7 1 5 10 26 +14
 12-15 April 2015 20 31 7 3 9 8 23 +11

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