Majority now support a new national flag

In January 1995, AGB-McNair conducted a poll to measure public support for a new Australian flag. The poll showed for the first time 50% of Australians wanting to change the flag.
The full results of the poll are detailed below.


About the Poll

January 1995
AGB-McNair
1012
Nationwide
Telephone
Approx 3%
If a suitable design for a new Australian flag were found, would you be likely to support or oppose changing the flag in time for the 2000 Olympics?

Results by Sex and Age Total Male Female 18-38 years 40+ years
1-12 504 `508 506 506
50% 54% 46% 56% 44%
46% 42% 50% 39% 52%
4% 4% 5% 5% 4%

Results by Location Total NSW VIC QLD SA WA TAS City Country
1012 257 250 200 127 128 50 658 354
50% 52% 47% 49% 50% 47% 62% 52% 45%
46% 45% 46% 47% 45% 49% 32% 44% 49%
4% 3% 7% 3% 5% 4% 6% 4% 6%