Labour Party-led Government v Parliamentary Opposition Parties

The following table compares the latest New Zealand Roy Morgan Polls on Voting Intention with the results from the September 23, 2017 and October 17, 2020 General Elections:

TWO-PARTY PREFERRED VOTE Labour Party-led Government* Parliamentary Opposition Parties#

% %
New Zealand Election, September 23, 2017 50.36 44.95
New Zealand Election, October 17, 2020 56.71 35.77
ROY MORGAN NEW ZEALAND POLL
2020
NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is easily re-elected with a majority of seats
August 31 - September 27, 2020 59.5 35.5
July 27 - August 23, 2020 62 34.5
June 29 - July 26, 2020 63 33
National elects new leader Judith Collins to replace Todd Muller - July 14, 2020
May 25 - June 21, 2020 65 32
April 27 - May 24, 2020 66 30
National elects new leader Todd Muller to replace Simon Bridges - May 22, 2020
March 30 - April 26, 2020 64.5 33
February 24 - March 22, 2020 57 40.5
January 27 - February 23, 2020 56 40.5
January 1-26, 2020 53 43
Series Break (2018-2019).....
2017
November 27 - December 10, 2017 55 41
October 30 - November 12, 2017 54.5 41
New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters chooses to support Jacinda Ardern for PM
October 2-15, 2017 48.5 46.5

*Labour-led Government: Labour Party, NZ First & Green Party (2017 - Sept. 2020); Labour Party & Green Party (Sept. 2020+);
#Opposition Parties: National Party & Act NZ (2017 - Sept. 2020); National Party, Act NZ & The Maori Party (Sept. 2020+);
The Opportunities Party (T.O.P.) & Other are not included as they are not represented in Parliament.