EXECUTIVE SUMMARY – FINDINGS OF PAHAYAG LUZON POLL
Political parties respondents hear about and parties they are aware of
The top 5 political parties Balance Luzon voters hear or have heard about are the LP (66%), PDP-Laban (39%), UNA (33%), NPC (28%), and NP (27%). While the top 5 political parties voters are aware of/ familiar with are the same top 5 parties: LP (60%), PDP-Laban (32%), UNA (25%), NPC (19%), and NP (19%).
Is a political party important to them?
When asked if a political party is important to them, a clear majority at 68% affirmed importance. And among those who said that a party is important, a third said they will join a political party with a majority saying they will join a local party.
Top 3 traits of a party they are looking for
The top 3 traits of a political party that voters in Balance Luzon are looking for are that the party stands for maximum personal liberty and economic reality, it has a clear philosophy consistent with governance in a democracy, and it attracts members by the strength of its philosophy rather than by modifying it to cater to interests of special interest groups.
Top 3 negative traits they look for in a party so that they will not join such party
On the other hand the top 3 negative traits of a political party that voters are looking for so that they will not join it are that the party is selfish, it aims at votes, and doesn’t look at national interests.