Political Attitudes in Great Britain for December 2002
- MORI interviewed a representative quota sample of 1,843 adults aged 18+ at 187 sampling points across Great Britain.
- Fieldwork was conducted face-to-face on 12-17 December 2002.
- Research conducted on behalf of the Financial Times
- Data are weighted to match the profile of the population.
- Results are based on all respondents unless otherwise stated
- An '*' indicates a finding of less than 0.5%, but greater than zero
Q1 How would you vote if there were a General Election tomorrow? IF UNDECIDED OR REFUSED AT Q1 Q2 Which party are you most inclined to support? Base: All absolutely certain to vote (955)
|Liberal Democrats (Lib Dem)||24|
|Lab lead (177%)||+4|
|Would not vote||*|
The headline figures are based on all those absolutely certain to vote.
Q1 How would you vote if there were a General Election tomorrow? IF UNDECIDED OR REFUSED AT Q1 Q2 Which party are you most inclined to support? Base: All respondents (1,843)
|Liberal Democrats (Lib Dem)||23|
|Lab lead (177%)||+14|
|Would not vote||13|
The headline figures are based on all respondents.
Q3-6 Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way the Government / Mr Blair / Mr Duncan Smith / Mr Kennedy are doing their job?
Q7 What would you say is the most important issue facing Britain today? Q8 What do you see as other important issues facing Britain today?
|National Health Service/Hospitals||12||38|
|Defence/foreign affairs/international terrorism||20||35|
|Crime/law & order/violence/vandalism||9||23|
|Unemployment/factory closure/lack of industry||4||9|
|Common Market/EU/Europe/Single European Currency||2||8|
|Nuclear weapons/nuclear war/disarmament||4||7|
|Low pay/minimum wage/fair wages||1||5|
|Local government/council tax||*||1|
|Pound/exchange rate/value of pound||0||1|
|Beef/BSE/Mad Cow Disease||0||*|
|Foot and mouth outbreak/farming crisis||0||*|
|GM/GM (Genetically Modified) foods||0||*|
|Scottish/Welsh Assembly/Devolution Constitutional reform||0||0|
Q9 Do you think that the general economic condition of the country will improve, stay the same, or get worse over the next 12 months?
|Stay the same||36|
Q10 And how likely would you be to vote in an immediate General Election, on a scale of 1 to 10, where 10 means you would be absolutely certain to vote, and 1 means that you would be absolutely certain not to vote?
|10 -- absolutely certain to vote||52|
|1 -- absolutely certain not to vote||11|