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New YouGov Poll – Tories Still On 42%

There is another YouGov poll in today’s Sun newspaper showing the Conservatives retaining a commanding 12% lead with a share of 42%. On a series of other questions Gordon’s Brown’s Government is rated as good by just 17% and bad by 44%. The voting intention figures are:

            Conservative              42% (no change)

                                          Labour                       30% (no change) 

                                          Lib Dem                     16% (no change)

There are no changes in the major party shares but the interesting feature of this poll is its huge sampling size. Over 10,000 people were asked for their views.

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January 11, 2010 - Posted by | Polls

1 Comment »

  1. Appears this is not a new poll at all but an aggregate of the 2 polls last week and some extra responses . All fieldwork Jan 5th to 7th .
    The detailed data tables give different figures to the Sun Con 40 Lab 30 LD 17 Others 13 .
    Dob’t believe everything you read in the press especially if it is in the Sun .

    Comment by Mark Senior | January 11, 2010 | Reply


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