After tallying some 1.4 million replies given in response to a variety of statements posed by The ABC’s illuminating 2013 Federal Election Vote Compass, Aunty has today released the Vote Compass Explorer – an interactive followup to the political literacy enlightening tool that presents a captivating insight into the prevailing mindset amongst the demographic of your choosing.
- When it comes to the statement “Australia should end the monarchy and become a republic”, 27.4% of surveyed men and 18.9% of women were in strong agreement, whereas 24.2% and 28.2% respectively strongly disagreed.
- Where live animal exports are concerned, 16.5% of men and 37.3% of women strongly agreed in favour of banning exports; 28.5% of men and 10.8% of women strongly disagreed.
- Where the definition of marriage as constituting the union of a man and woman was concerned, 31.2% of men and 48.4% of women disagreed with the existing definition; 34.2% of men and 21.6% of women strongly agreed.
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via The ABC