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Victoria Election 2006 : Questionnaire


This questionnaire is being run as part of On Line Opinion's coverage of the Victoria state election. You can also read other election information at OzElections.

If you know anyone else from Victoria who might like to complete the survey, please forward this URL on to them. Amongst other things we will be using responses from this survey to select people for our online focus groups.


1. Thinking about Victoria would you agree that the state is heading in the right direction?

2. Thinking about your answer to the previous question, in a short paragraph please give us your reasons for that answer.

3. Thinking about Victoria again, in a short paragraph please tell us what is the most important issue facing the state.

4. If a Victorian election were to be held next week, in a short paragraph please tell us what issue would affect your voting intention the most. If your answer is the same as for 3 above, please just write in "same".

5. If a Victorian election were to be held next weekend, which of the following parties would receive your first preference?

6. If a Victorian election were to be held next weekend, which group, Labor or Coalition, would receive your final preference - that is, which would you prefer to form the government. If you intend not to allocate preferences, please select that option.

7. Thinking about the last Victorian state election, to which party did you give your first preference? (If you can't remember, just select that option).

8. Thinking about state elections in general, for which party do you normally vote. (If you don't normally vote for any particular party, just select that option).

9. Thinking about your opinion in general of Premier Bracks, how would you rate his performance?

10. Irrespective of how you intend to vote, in thinking of voting for Steve Bracks and the Labor Party, what makes you hesitate the most?

11. Thinking about your opinion in general of Opposition Leader Baillieu, how would you rate his performance?

12. Irrespective of how you intend to vote, in thinking of voting for Ted Baillieu and the Liberal Party, what makes you hesitate the most?

13. Irrespective of how you intend to vote, if an election were held next weekend, who would you expect to win?

14. If you are contacted by telephone market research companies, how likely are you to complete a survey?

15. Your Name

16. Age

17. Gender

18. Residential Postcode

19. Email Address

(Only required to confirm that details are correct and are yours).

20. Are you prepared to be involved in follow-up research?

(If you answer "Yes" to this question we may send you further occasional questionnaires).

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