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PLMR Stratagem Politicians Poll

Poll of 2,000 Britons on whether or not they have heard of a number of leading politicians

Nigel Dodds is the politician least familiar to the British public. Just three in ten (31%) British adults say they have at least of heard of him while 69% say they have never heard of him.

This compares with half of Britons who have never heard of Caroline Lucas (51%) and Natalie Bennett (50%) and 61% who have not heard of Plaid Cymru leader Leanne Wood.

  1. How much, if at all, do you feel you know about each of the following politicians?
Statement Net: Heard of Never heard of them
Nigel Dodds 31% 69%
Caroline Lucas 49% 51%
David Cameron 99% 1%
Nick Clegg 99% 1%
Nigel Farage 97% 3%
Ed Miliband 99% 1%
Nicola Sturgeon 76% 24%
Leanne Wood 39% 61%
Natalie Bennett 50% 50%

Date Published: 13th April 2015

Categories: GE2015 | Politics | Public and communities

Client: PLMR / Stratagem


ComRes interviewed 2,057 British adults online between 31st March and 1st April 2015. Data were weighted to be representative of all GB adults aged 18+. ComRes is a member of the British Polling Council and abides by its rules

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