Australian opposition to Muslim immigration exaggerated

Michele Levine, CEO, Roy Morgan Research

Political : Finding No: 7025

In stark contrast to the widely reported Essential Research Poll in mid-September that claimed Australians opposed Muslim Immigration 49% cf. 40%, independent research by Roy Morgan shows Australians continue to support Muslim immigration (58% cf. 33%) as well as Asylum Seeker Immigration (66% to 25%).

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ANZ-Roy Morgan Australian Consumer Confidence drops 3.6% to 113.6

ANZ-Roy Morgan Australian Consumer Confidence Rating - October 25, 2016 - 113.6

Economic : Finding No: 7010

ANZ-Roy Morgan Australian Consumer Confidence fell a sharp 3.6% to 113.6 this week. The fall was largely driven by deterioration in consumers’ views toward future financial and economic conditions. Consumers’ views towards their current finances were relatively stable, edging down just 0.2%, while views towards finances over the next 12 months dropped 7.1%, bringing the index down to its lowest level since September last year.
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Aussie kids saving more than ever, but girls lagging behind boys


Market Research : Finding No: 7022

Need some quick cash? Just ask one of your kids! The latest data from Roy Morgan’s Young Australians Survey reveals that more than three in every four Aussie children aged between six and 13 years have money saved, with an average of $251 stockpiled.
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Majority of Australians support Muslim & Asylum seeker immigration; and 58% want Australia’s population kept under 35 million

Australian views on Immigration - October 2016

Political : Finding No: 7017

Clear majorities of Australians support Muslim immigration (58% cf. 33% oppose) and Asylum seeker immigration (66% cf. 25% oppose), although even larger majorities of Australians support both Family reunion immigration (74% cf. 21% oppose) and Skilled migrant immigration (77% cf. 18% oppose) according to a special Roy Morgan survey conducted over three nights last week with a nationally representative cross-section of 656 Australians aged 14+.

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Vodafone set to launch NBN service—and over half a million customers already want to switch their fixed broadband provider


Market Research : Finding No: 7016

Last month, it was Amaysim announcing plans to join the fixed broadband market. Now Vodafone intends to launch its NBN service by the end of the year—and 550,000 of its mobile customers are already looking to switch broadband provider, the latest consumer telecommunications data from Roy Morgan Research shows.
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First Choice Liquor: first in customer satisfaction


Market Research : Finding No: 7015

For the third consecutive month, First Choice Liquor has come first in the Liquor Store category of Roy Morgan’s Customer Satisfaction Awards, with a score of just over 93% in August.
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Over a third of Australian kids worry about their weight


Market Research : Finding No: 7006

Asked whether they agreed with the statement, ‘I worry about my weight’, 35% of Australian kids aged between 6 and 13 years reported that they did, the latest findings from Roy Morgan Research reveal.
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Business Confidence jumps in September – up 5.8% to 114.9 after Government passes middle-income tax cuts and ‘Omnibus’ Bill with $6.3 billion Budget savings


Economic : Finding No: 7011

Roy Morgan Research’s Business Confidence rose 5.8% to 114.9 in September. The rise in Business Confidence comes after the Turnbull Government passed the middle-income tax cuts and the ‘Omnibus’ Bill with $6.3 billion in Budget savings. The large rise in Business Confidence occurred even though the Australian All Ordinaries was virtually unchanged in September – the All Ordinaries ended September at 5,525 (down only 4pts from August 31, 2016). After the first two weeks of October the All Ordinaries is still little changed at 5,521.

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State of the Nation 25: Spotlight on Financial Risk

August 25 2016

Roy Morgan Research CEO Michele Levine this week presented the latest State of the Nation Report in Melbourne and Sydney, with a special Spotlight on Financial Risk including Mortgage debt & stress, Income risks and the adequacy of retirement ...

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