New Poll Released: Greens hit new high, Liberals down

A new poll released by Leger Marketing (available here) has the pushed the Greens to a new all-time high in both the rolling five poll avereage and the weighted five poll average.

The party standings in the rolling and weighted trend lines are now:

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 (Click here for the Paulitics Polling Resource and long-term trend graph.)

With this poll, the Greens have now broken the 9% barrier in both trend lines, a barrier which they have never broken with even one of their trend lines in the past.

Conversely, the Liberals continue their downward turn and are now, for the first time since late November, below the Conservatives in both trend lines.  Although, to be fair, the margin of error for a series of polls like the ones we are using, is usually roughly between +/- 1.5% and +/- 1.9% depending on the total sample size of all the polls.  So, given the MOE, the Liberals and the Conservatives are still tied.  But the symbolism of the red lines dipping below the blue lines on this chart for the first time in a while, will surely not be missed.

The individual results for this poll were:  Cons: 35, Lib: 32, NDP: 13, Bloc: (not stated), Greens: 9.

3 Responses to “New Poll Released: Greens hit new high, Liberals down”


  1. 1 Zorpheous 26 January, 2007 at 2:30 pm

    BIG SMILE, it isn’t easy begin green, but it is getting better ;-)

  2. 2 JimBobby 26 January, 2007 at 2:50 pm

    Whooee! Now, if we could jest get a new electoral system, we might elect 9% Green MP’s.
    JimBobby

  3. 3 John Wright 27 June, 2009 at 1:34 am

    So, what’s your e-mail? What’s your phone number? What’s your address??

    What, you aren’t a coward are you???? Show us where you are…you have to have more than that “Paul Bernardo” lookalike picture, don’t you???

    C’mon, fess up…


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