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Distribution of answers submitted by Australian voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 12, 2011. 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 Minimum Wage
The federal minimum wage is the lowest wage at which employers may pay their employees. In 2015 the minimum wage increased by 2.5 percent to $16 per week. Proponents of a higher minimum argue that the 2.5% increase in 2015 is not high enough to cover basic costs like healthcare and education which are increasing by 5% a year. Opponents argue that raising the minimum wage will increase unemployment and make it harder for lower income workers to find jobs. See recent minimum wage news
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They should only raise the minimum wage(s) for those under the age of 18, as this allows younger people to receive somewhat of a head start financially in a time of hardship for many middle to lower class families. This also allows incentive for younger... 3 years ago from a Green in Parramatta
Make it similar to the American tipping system - lower base rate, but the tips encourage hard work and innovation. 3 years ago from a Labor in Melbourne
No, higher minimum wages will encourage companies to look at offshore outsourcing solutions, especially in areas such as customer service. 3 years ago from a Liberal in Sydney