Political Polling – 4th May 2015

4th May 2015

UKIP are in third with 12% while the Liberal Democrats and Greens are in fourth and fifth place with 8% and 6% respectively.

Voting intention since 2012

Voting Intention Tracker

Voting intention since February 2015

Voting Intention since February

Voting intention – all parties

  % Change
Conservative 35 n/c
Labour 34 n/c
Liberal Democrats 8 n/c
UKIP 12 -1
Green 6 +1
SNP 4 n/c
BNP 0 n/c
Plaid Cymru 0 -1
Other 1 +1

Approval ratings

David Cameron remains the most popular party leader with 42% approving of his performance as prime minister, 42% disapproving and a net even rating of +/-0%. Labour leader Ed Miliband trails but enters the election with his best approval ratings since 2012 with a net rating of -12%.

  % Approve % Disapprove Net rating Net rating (own party)
David Cameron 42% 42% 0% +90%
Ed Miliband 31% 43% -12% +62%
Nick Clegg 20% 49% -29% +49%
Nigel Farage 28% 47% -19% +84%

Opinium Research carried out an online survey of 2,960 GB adults aged 18+ from 4th to 5th of May 2015. Results have been weighted to nationally representative criteria.