Political Polling – 24th February 2015

24th February 2015

Labour has risen two points to 35%, allowing them to regain a narrow lead over the Conservatives who have dropped one point since last week to 34%.

UKIP has fallen back slightly to 14%. The Liberal Democrats are on joint fourth place with the Greens on 6%.

ImageVoting Intention Tracker

Voting intention – all parties

  % Change
Conservative 34 -1
Labour 35 +2
Liberal Democrats 6 n/c
UKIP 14 -1
Green 6 -1
SNP 3 n/c
BNP 0 -1
Plaid Cymru 1 +1
Other 1 n/c

Approval ratings

The gap between David Cameron and Ed Miliband’s ratings have narrowed this week, with Cameron down two points to -2%, and Miliband’s ratings up three points to -25%.

Nick Clegg’s ratings remain largely unchanged on -43%, up one point from last week. Nigel Farage’s ratings have noticeably improved, up six points to -18%.

  % Approve % Disapprove Net rating Net rating (own party)
David Cameron 40% 42% -2% +87%
Ed Miliband 24% 49% -25% +40%
Nick Clegg 15% 58% -43% +48%
Nigel Farage 27% 45% -18% +81%

Opinium Research carried out an online survey of 1,948 GB adults aged 18+ from 24th to 26th February 2015. Results have been weighted to nationally representative criteria.