The Student Room 2010 Election Poll (06/04/2010-13/04/2010)

In the lead up to the general election The Student Room is running a number of polls to gauge how the opinions of young voters changes throughout the campaign period. Our first results are out!

Respondents Р1,021

Age 18 +

60% Male

40% Female


Student Voter turn out

  • 89% Will vote
  • 4% Won’t vote
  • 7% Don’t know if they’ll vote

What method will you use to vote?

If the election was tomorrow who would you vote for?

What is the one most important issue to you?

What influences your vote?

Will you vote the same way as your parents?

Will you watch the TV Debate?

Do you feel represented by the current government?

Do you feel the government pays enough attention to young people?

Voting variations by sex

Regional observations:

Please note outside of England the sample size is too small to be considered statistically valid.