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Distribution of answers submitted by Australian voters.
Yes, but only after extensive background checks and continuous monitoring to ensure they have no terrorist connections
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Sep 15, 2015. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Data based on 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Learn more about Syrian Refugees
In September 2015 the federal government announced that Australia would accept 12,000 Syrian refugees Proponents argue that Australia has a duty to join its allies in Europe and accept at least 12,000 refugees. Opponents argue that Australia should stay out of this crisis and accepting refugees from the Middle East leads to a risk of letting terrorists into its borders. See recent Syrian refugee news
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Australia should accept skilled asylum seekers and their families who already have proficient English skills. They should not accept unskilled asylum seekers who will be stuck on welfare unable to get a job. 3 years ago from a Green in South Yarra
Yes, but we must provide education teaching the refugee the Australian culture - encouraging not forcing to embrace elements of our culture. 3 years ago from a Liberal in Sydney
No, take care of our homeless first. 3 years ago from a Labor in Victoria Point
Yes...we should do as we promised and takes the 10,000 from Syria on the basis of need NOT religion. And we should get moving to meet our promise....Canada shows us the way to act in this matter. I am ashamed of our Government's action in only... 3 years ago from a Green in Toowoomba
Australia has yet again joined America in another of her wars as a result we are now morally obliged to face up to the consequences of our participation in the war. Yes we should accept refugees from Syria under Australia's annual humanitarian and... 3 years ago from a Green in Templestowe