Political Polling – 16th April 2015

16th April 2015

UKIP has risen two points to 13% from their low figure last week. The Lib Dems have risen one point to 8%, leaving a clearer gap between them and the Greens on 5%.

Voting Intention Tracke

Voting intention – all parties

  % Change
Conservative 36 n/c
Labour 32 -2
Liberal Democrats 8 +1
UKIP 13 +2
Green 5 -1
SNP 4 n/c
BNP 0 n/c
Plaid Cymru 1 +1
Other 1 n/c

Approval ratings

The party leaders’ approval ratings have changed only slightly from last week.

David Cameron’s net rating is down two points to even, while Ed Miliband has stayed level on -18%. Nigel Farage is up two points from -20% to -18%, level with Ed Miliband, while Clegg is on -32%.

  % Approve % Disapprove Net rating Net rating (own party)
David Cameron 41% 41% 0% +87%
Ed Miliband 28% 46% -18% +59%
Nick Clegg 19% 51% -32% +52%
Nigel Farage 29% 47% -18% +90%

Opinium Research carried out an online survey of 1,955 GB adults aged 18+ from 16th to 17th April 2015. Results have been weighted to nationally representative criteria.