- MORI interviewed a representative quota sample of 1,955 adults aged 18+ at 196 sampling points across Great Britain
- Interviews were conducted face-to-face between 24-28 January 2002
- 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
- Poll conducted by MORI on behalf of The Times
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 18+ [1,985]
|Lab lead 177||+24|
|Would not vote||12|
Q3-Q6 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||40||66|
|Crime/law & order/violence/vandalism||6||23|
|Defence/foreign affairs/international terrorism||6||13|
|Common Market/EU/Europe/Single European Currency||5||13|
|Unemployment/factory closure/lack of industry||3||9|
|Nuclear weapons/nuclear war/disarmament||1||2|
|Foot and mouth outbreak/farming crisis||*||2|
|Local government/council tax||*||2|
|Low pay/minimum wage/fair wages||*||2|
|Pound/exchange rate/value of pound||*||2|
|Beef/BSE/Mad Cow Disease||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||42|
Q10-16 Since it was first elected in May 1997, do you think the government has or has not ...
|Has||Has Not||Don't know||Net has|
|Kept its promises||29||58||13||-29|
|Provided a strong voice for Britain in Europe||52||38||10||+14|
|Helped to improve your own living standards||36||57||7||-21|
|Improved law and order||27||63||10||-36|
|Improved the standard of education||35||48||17||-13|
|Kept taxes down||45||40||15||+5|
|Handled the Northern Ireland issue well||45||40||15||+5|
Q17 How satisfied or dissatisfied are you with railways in Britain at the moment?
|Neither satisfied nor dissatisfied||15||8|
Q18 You said that you were very/fairly satisfied with railways in Britain. Which of these, if any, do you think should receive most credit for the current state of Britain's railways?
Base: All satisfied (90)
|The current Labour Government||23|
|The previous Conservative Government||13|
|The train operating companies||30|
Q19 You said that you were very/fairly dissatisfied with railways in Britain. Which of these, if any, do you think should receive most blame for the current state of Britain's railways?
Base: All dissatisfied
|The current Labour Government||26||27|
|The previous Conservative Government||46||47|
|The train operating companies||32||34|
Q20 How frequently, if at all, do you or members of your household use railways in Britain?
|At least once a week||8|
|At least once a month||14|
|Within the last 6 months||16|
|Within the last year||11|
|User (within the last year)||56|
Q21 Which of these two parties do you think is providing the most effective opposition to the Labour Government at the present time -- the Liberal Democrats or the Conservatives?
|Neither of them||15|
Q22 Some people did not get along to vote at the General Election on the 7th June. Did you vote at the General Election on the 7th June?
|Don't know / can't remember||1|
Q23 Did you vote in person at a polling station, by post or by proxy?
Base: All who voted (736)
|In person at a polling station||96|
|Don't know / can't remember||*|
Q24 Which party did you vote for at the General Election on 7th June 2001? If you are not sure, or did not vote, please say so.
Base: All who voted (736)
|United Kingdom Independence Party||1|