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Distribution of answers submitted by Australian voters.
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since May 9, 2016. 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 categorised 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.
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Ask the original landowners... 2 years ago from a Green in South Melbourne
Become Fascist instead of a Republic. 2 years ago from a Family First in Brisbane
Not ready still immature population to deal with an Republic,besides all states should be dissolved, as well as all amateur councils .Creation of one national government with say 50 regional councils run by professionals rather than pathetic states having
... 2 years ago from a Liberal in Saint Kilda
It should be considered in the best interest of Australia after the UK's exit from the European Union, however no firm decision should be made until we are sure if there will be any negative effects on Australia either way. 2 years ago from a Green in Brisbane
Neither, I would prefer a Geniocracy. 2 years ago from a Green in Marrickville
No, become a democracy, not a republic. 2 years ago from a Green in Geraldton
Once the Queen passes, with an aboriginal as our first sovereign. 2 years ago from a Green in Sydney
Yes, but not with an American-style elected head of state. 2 years ago from a Green in Reservoir
Australia, Canada and New Zealand should form our own kingdom. 2 years ago from a Green in Bedford Park