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YouGov

@YouGov

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We looked inside some of the tweets by @YouGov and here's what we found interesting.

Inside 100 Tweets

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YouGov
4 hours ago
The dilemma facing many MPs is now a no-deal govt led by Boris Johnson or a second referendum under Corbyn. We put that same conundrum to the public:48% - no deal and no Corbyn35% - PM Corbyn with second EU referendumhttps://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/17/48-35-britons-would-rather-have-no-deal-and-no-cor?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=no_deal_no_corbyn …

The dilemma facing many MPs is now a no-deal govt led by Boris Johnson or a second referendum under Corbyn. We put that same conundrum to the public:
48% - no deal and no Corbyn
35% - PM Corbyn with second EU referendum
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/17/48-35-britons-would-rather-have-no-deal-and-no-cor?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=no_deal_no_corbyn 

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4 hours ago
Here's how people voted on that same question broken down by the types of Brexit they would be willing to accept. Those who could accept the Brexit deal back No Deal No Corbyn by 52% to 37%. Those who would take a softer Brexit back PM Corbyn+2nd ref by 47% to 41%.

Here's how people voted on that same question broken down by the types of Brexit they would be willing to accept. Those who could accept the Brexit deal back No Deal No Corbyn by 52% to 37%. Those who would take a softer Brexit back PM Corbyn+2nd ref by 47% to 41%.

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YouGov
4 hours ago
The dilemma facing many MPs is now a no-deal govt led by Boris Johnson or a second referendum under Corbyn. We put that same conundrum to the public:48% - no deal and no Corbyn35% - PM Corbyn with second EU referendumhttps://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/17/48-35-britons-would-rather-have-no-deal-and-no-cor?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=no_deal_no_corbyn …

The dilemma facing many MPs is now a no-deal govt led by Boris Johnson or a second referendum under Corbyn. We put that same conundrum to the public:
48% - no deal and no Corbyn
35% - PM Corbyn with second EU referendum
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/17/48-35-britons-would-rather-have-no-deal-and-no-cor?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=no_deal_no_corbyn 

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YouGov
1 day ago
The Government has reportedly decided that children of British ISIS members, currently living in warzones, will not be allowed to come to the UK - a decision the British public supports by 55% to 21% https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/6cd52c65-bf41-11e9-9e11-3d429292ea8d/toplines …

The Government has reportedly decided that children of British ISIS members, currently living in warzones, will not be allowed to come to the UK - a decision the British public supports by 55% to 21% https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/6cd52c65-bf41-11e9-9e11-3d429292ea8d/toplines 

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YouGov
1 day ago
By 43% to 38% Brits say the decision to disqualify two triathletes - after they held hands to cross the finish line together in first place - was unfair https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/18c6291e-bf41-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/toplines …

By 43% to 38% Brits say the decision to disqualify two triathletes - after they held hands to cross the finish line together in first place - was unfair https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/18c6291e-bf41-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/toplines 

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YouGov
1 day ago
With a Durham University student revealing she wrote her entire dissertation in one night, we asked Brits how they tend to work to a deadline:Finish in plenty of time: 61%Do it last minute: 29%https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_3#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/c16d35e3-bf41-11e9-884f-9176a64d1723/toplines …

With a Durham University student revealing she wrote her entire dissertation in one night, we asked Brits how they tend to work to a deadline:
Finish in plenty of time: 61%
Do it last minute: 29%
https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_3#/survey/78cdb4b7-bf40-11e9-a1e5-8b75adf1a6c0/question/c16d35e3-bf41-11e9-884f-9176a64d1723/toplines 

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YouGov
2 days ago
Drug deaths have reportedly risen to their highest level on record in England and Wales - the news comes just days after the majority of Brits (59%) told us a drug problem exists in the area they live https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/6445018a-bce4-11e9-8479-03f5bb65c631/question/c03eb0a1-bce4-11e9-8535-f9935b37338e/toplines …

Drug deaths have reportedly risen to their highest level on record in England and Wales - the news comes just days after the majority of Brits (59%) told us a drug problem exists in the area they live https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/6445018a-bce4-11e9-8479-03f5bb65c631/question/c03eb0a1-bce4-11e9-8535-f9935b37338e/toplines 

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YouGov
3 days ago

"Left-wing" vs "right-wing": a categorisation beloved by politicians and journalists, but the public just don't fit neatly into those categories. https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing 

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YouGov
2 days ago
By 48% to 26% Brits disapprove of the decision made by Goldsmiths University of London, who have removed all beef products from sale on campus for environmental reasons https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_3#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/3ef0ebc7-be78-11e9-a95e-fdcdbded608d/toplines …

By 48% to 26% Brits disapprove of the decision made by Goldsmiths University of London, who have removed all beef products from sale on campus for environmental reasons https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_3#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/3ef0ebc7-be78-11e9-a95e-fdcdbded608d/toplines 

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YouGov
2 days ago
With pressure growing for further details about the use of facial recognition in London's King's Cross, 44% of Brits say they aren't familiar with the technology in the first place. Half of Brits (52%) say they are https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/e1e81659-be77-11e9-82e4-2fc3a6c9e979/toplines …

With pressure growing for further details about the use of facial recognition in London's King's Cross, 44% of Brits say they aren't familiar with the technology in the first place. Half of Brits (52%) say they are https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_2#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/e1e81659-be77-11e9-82e4-2fc3a6c9e979/toplines 

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YouGov
2 days ago
A majority of Labour (57%), Lib Dem (56%) and Tory (59%) voters back the university application changes proposed by Labour https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/b9556e37-be77-11e9-bae1-f50a5d7a7a3c/politics …

A majority of Labour (57%), Lib Dem (56%) and Tory (59%) voters back the university application changes proposed by Labour https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/b9556e37-be77-11e9-bae1-f50a5d7a7a3c/politics 

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YouGov
2 days ago
By 56% to 22% Brits support Labour's proposed university changes, whereby people apply to uni after receiving their exam results, and places are offered based on final gradeshttps://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/b9556e37-be77-11e9-bae1-f50a5d7a7a3c/toplines …

By 56% to 22% Brits support Labour's proposed university changes, whereby people apply to uni after receiving their exam results, and places are offered based on final grades
https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=daily_questions&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/8ab00e21-be77-11e9-9f2c-314db6d91589/question/b9556e37-be77-11e9-bae1-f50a5d7a7a3c/toplines 

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YouGov
3 days ago
...likewise, 68% of people who support greater redistribution of wealth also want tighter restrictions on immigration; 59% of the same group support capital punishment. https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing …

...likewise, 68% of people who support greater redistribution of wealth also want tighter restrictions on immigration; 59% of the same group support capital punishment. https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing 

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YouGov
4 days ago
One of the underlying tensions exposed by Brexit in a nutshell:80% of MPs think they are elected to exercise their own personal judgement63% of Britons think MPs are elected to act according to their constituents' wisheshttps://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/13/are-mps-elected-exercise-their-own-judgement-or-do?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=MP_role …

One of the underlying tensions exposed by Brexit in a nutshell:
80% of MPs think they are elected to exercise their own personal judgement
63% of Britons think MPs are elected to act according to their constituents' wishes
https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/13/are-mps-elected-exercise-their-own-judgement-or-do?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=MP_role 

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3 days ago
With new evidence showing that social media use among teenagers often contributes to a lack of sleep and exercise, last year we found that 59% of Brits thought the age limit for most social media sites (13) should be made higher https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=daily_question&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/d46041ab-8fe9-11e8-a0a1-890d175b44ef/question/6375be4c-8fea-11e8-b6b7-d312e12e444d/toplines …

With new evidence showing that social media use among teenagers often contributes to a lack of sleep and exercise, last year we found that 59% of Brits thought the age limit for most social media sites (13) should be made higher https://yougov.co.uk/opi/surveys/results?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=daily_question&utm_campaign=question_1#/survey/d46041ab-8fe9-11e8-a0a1-890d175b44ef/question/6375be4c-8fea-11e8-b6b7-d312e12e444d/toplines 

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YouGov
3 days ago

Figures like this are the reason people shouldn't be shocked that 61% of Labour voters support Boris Johnson's move to give police expanded stop and search powers. Treating voters as if they fit neatly into left or right categories just isn't an accurate view.

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3 days ago
...likewise, 68% of people who support greater redistribution of wealth also want tighter restrictions on immigration; 59% of the same group support capital punishment. https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing …

...likewise, 68% of people who support greater redistribution of wealth also want tighter restrictions on immigration; 59% of the same group support capital punishment. https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing 

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3 days ago
Again, it shows that huge numbers of people hold views that straddle the left/right divide. Of those who want to see tighter immigration restrictions 51-53% support railway or utilities nationalisation and 56% support greater redistribution of wealth... https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing …

Again, it shows that huge numbers of people hold views that straddle the left/right divide. Of those who want to see tighter immigration restrictions 51-53% support railway or utilities nationalisation and 56% support greater redistribution of wealth... https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing 

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3 days ago

We saw earlier that recognition of left/right wing policies was low, so it could just be that people are assigning themselves the wrong place on the spectrum. So to test this we looked at the combinations of policies people support.

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...while 44-47% of people who consider themselves right wing would support utilities and/or railway nationalisation https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing …

...while 44-47% of people who consider themselves right wing would support utilities and/or railway nationalisation https://yougov.co.uk/topics/politics/articles-reports/2019/08/14/left-wing-vs-right-wing-its-complicated?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=website_article&utm_campaign=left_right_wing 

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