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2008 NZES Section B

ZCLSCAM B1: How closely follow campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Very 466 17.3 17.4 17.4
2.00 Fairly 1201 44.5 44.8 62.2
3.00 Not Very 723 26.8 27.0 89.2
4.00 Not at All 283 10.5 10.6 99.7
9.00 DK 8 .3 .3 100.0
Total 2681 99.3 100.0
Missing System 20 .7

Total 2700 100.0


ZLBTEL B2a1: Telephoned Labour

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .000 No 2579 95.5 95.5 95.5
1.000 Yes 121 4.5 4.5 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZLBVIS B2a2: Visited Labour

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2624 97.2 97.2 97.2
1.00 Yes 77 2.8 2.8 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZLBLET B2a3: Sent Letter Labour

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1981 73.4 73.4 73.4
1.00 Yes 719 26.6 26.6 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZLBPAM B2a4: Sent Pamplet Labour

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1454 53.9 53.9 53.9
1.00 Yes 1246 46.1 46.1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNTTEL B2b1: Telephoned National

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2610 96.6 96.6 96.6
1.00 Yes 90 3.4 3.4 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNTVIS B2b2: Visited National

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2568 95.1 95.1 95.1
1.00 Yes 132 4.9 4.9 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNTLET B2b3: Sent Letter National

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2062 76.4 76.4 76.4
1.00 Yes 638 23.6 23.6 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNTPAM B2b4: Sent Pamplet National

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1483 54.9 54.9 54.9
1.00 Yes 1217 45.1 45.1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZGRTEL B2c1: Telephoned Green

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2697 99.9 99.9 99.9
1.00 Yes 3 .1 .1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZGRVIS B2c2: Visited Green

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2685 99.4 99.4 99.4
1.00 Yes 15 .6 .6 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZGRLET B2c3: Sent Letter Green

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2577 95.4 95.4 95.4
1.00 Yes 124 4.6 4.6 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZGRPAM B2c4: Sent Pamplet Green

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1857 68.8 68.8 68.8
1.00 Yes 843 31.2 31.2 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNZFTEL B2d1: Telephoned NZ First

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2691 99.7 99.7 99.7
1.00 Yes 9 .3 .3 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNZFVIS B2d2: Visited NZ First

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2697 99.9 99.9 99.9
1.00 Yes 3 .1 .1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNZFLET B2d3: Sent Letter NZ First

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2565 95.0 95.0 95.0
1.00 Yes 136 5.0 5.0 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZNZFPAM B2d4: Sent Pamplet NZ First

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2318 85.8 85.8 85.8
1.00 Yes 382 14.2 14.2 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZACTTEL B2e1: Telephoned Act

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2629 97.4 97.4 97.4
1.00 Yes 71 2.6 2.6 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZACTVIS B2e2: Visited Act

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2694 99.8 99.8 99.8
1.00 Yes 6 .2 .2 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZLACTLET B2e3: Sent Letter Act

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2528 93.6 93.6 93.6
1.00 Yes 173 6.4 6.4 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZACTPAM B2e4: Sent Pamplet Act

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2095 77.6 77.6 77.6
1.00 Yes 605 22.4 22.4 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZUFTEL B2f1: Telephoned United Future

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2700 100.0 100.0 100.0
1.00 Yes 0 .0 .0 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZUFVIS B2f2: Visited United Future

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2698 99.9 99.9 99.9
1.00 Yes 3 .1 .1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZUFLET B2f3: Sent Letter United Future

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2675 99.1 99.1 99.1
1.00 Yes 25 .9 .9 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZUFPAM B2f4: Sent Pamplet United Future

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2536 93.9 93.9 93.9
1.00 Yes 165 6.1 6.1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZMATEL B2g1: Telephoned Maori Party

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2687 99.5 99.5 99.5
1.00 Yes 13 .5 .5 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZMAVIS B2g2: Visited Maori Party

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2672 99.0 99.0 99.0
1.00 Yes 28 1.0 1.0 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZMALET B2g3: Sent Letter Maori Party

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2611 96.7 96.7 96.7
1.00 Yes 89 3.3 3.3 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZMAPAM B2g4: Sent Pamplet Maori Party

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2433 90.1 90.1 90.1
1.00 Yes 267 9.9 9.9 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZPRTEL B2h1: Telephoned Progressive

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2693 99.7 99.7 99.7
1.00 Yes 7 .3 .3 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZPRVIS B2h2: Visited Progressive

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2699 100.0 100.0 100.0
1.00 Yes 1 .0 .0 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZPRLET B2h3: Sent Letter Progressive

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2661 98.5 98.5 98.5
1.00 Yes 40 1.5 1.5 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZPRPAM B2h4: Sent Pamplet Progressive

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2546 94.3 94.3 94.3
1.00 Yes 155 5.7 5.7 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTERNT B3: Used Internet During Campagn

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 No Access 667 24.7 25.1 25.1
2.00 Access No Use 1177 43.6 44.3 69.4
3.00 Once Twice 396 14.7 14.9 84.3
4.00 Several 239 8.8 9.0 93.3
5.00 Many 178 6.6 6.7 100.0
Total 2657 98.4 100.0
Missing System 43 1.6

Total 2700 100.0


ZINTPAR B4a: Visited Party Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2370 87.8 87.8 87.8
1.00 Yes 331 12.2 12.2 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTMP B4b: Visited Local MPs Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2610 96.7 96.7 96.7
1.00 Yes 90 3.3 3.3 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTCAN B4c: Visited Local Candidates Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2655 98.3 98.3 98.3
1.00 Yes 45 1.7 1.7 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTCNO B4d: Visited Other Candidates Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2665 98.7 98.7 98.7
1.00 Yes 35 1.3 1.3 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTPRL B4e: Visited Parliament Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2634 97.6 97.6 97.6
1.00 Yes 66 2.4 2.4 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTEL B4f: Visited NZ Elections Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2466 91.3 91.3 91.3
1.00 Yes 234 8.7 8.7 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTNEW B4g: Visited News Media Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2112 78.2 78.7 78.7
1.00 Yes 572 21.2 21.3 100.0
Total 2684 99.4 100.0
Missing System 17 .6

Total 2700 100.0


ZINTYTU B4h: Visited YouTube

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2488 92.2 92.2 92.2
1.00 Yes 212 7.8 7.8 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZINTBLG B4i: Visited Blogging Website

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2590 95.9 95.9 95.9
1.00 Yes 111 4.1 4.1 100.0
Total 2700 100.0 100.0

ZTVONE B5a: Followed Campaign TV One

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 772 28.6 31.0 31.0
2.00 Sometimes 858 31.8 34.4 65.4
3.00 Rarely 496 18.4 19.9 85.3
4.00 Not at All 367 13.6 14.7 100.0
Total 2493 92.3 100.0
Missing System 207 7.7

Total 2700 100.0


ZTVTHR B5b: Followed Campaign TV 3

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 468 17.3 20.7 20.7
2.00 Sometimes 809 29.9 35.7 56.4
3.00 Rarely 497 18.4 22.0 78.4
4.00 Not at All 488 18.1 21.6 100.0
Total 2263 83.8 100.0
Missing System 438 16.2

Total 2700 100.0


ZNEWSP B5c: Followed Campaign Newspapers

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 671 24.8 28.6 28.6
2.00 Sometimes 784 29.0 33.4 62.0
3.00 Rarely 498 18.4 21.2 83.2
4.00 Not at All 394 14.6 16.8 100.0
Total 2347 86.9 100.0
Missing System 353 13.1

Total 2700 100.0


ZNATRAD B5d: Followed Campaign National Radio

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 273 10.1 13.2 13.2
2.00 Sometimes 335 12.4 16.1 29.3
3.00 Rarely 281 10.4 13.5 42.8
4.00 Not at All 1186 43.9 57.2 100.0
Total 2074 76.8 100.0
Missing System 626 23.2

Total 2700 100.0


ZTALKRD B5e: Followed Campaign Talk Radio

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 198 7.3 9.6 9.6
2.00 Sometimes 255 9.4 12.3 21.9
3.00 Rarely 185 6.9 9.0 30.8
4.00 Not at All 1430 53.0 69.2 100.0
Total 2068 76.6 100.0
Missing System 632 23.4

Total 2700 100.0


ZMAORTV B5f: Followed Campaign Maori TV

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 93 3.5 4.7 4.7
2.00 Sometimes 149 5.5 7.5 12.3
3.00 Rarely 151 5.6 7.7 20.0
4.00 Not at All 1578 58.4 80.0 100.0
Total 1971 73.0 100.0
Missing System 729 27.0

Total 2700 100.0


ZTVNZ7 B5g: Followed Campaign TVNZ7

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 31 1.2 1.7 1.7
2.00 Sometimes 54 2.0 2.9 4.6
3.00 Rarely 78 2.9 4.2 8.7
4.00 Not at All 1715 63.5 91.3 100.0
Total 1879 69.6 100.0
Missing System 821 30.4

Total 2700 100.0


ZSKPPR B5h: Followed Campaign Sky or Prime

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Often 141 5.2 6.9 6.9
2.00 Sometimes 306 11.3 15.0 21.9
3.00 Rarely 257 9.5 12.6 34.5
4.00 Not at All 1336 49.5 65.5 100.0
Total 2041 75.6 100.0
Missing System 659 24.4

Total 2700 100.0


ZDEB1 B6a: Watched First Clark Key Debate

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1687 62.5 62.7 62.7
1.00 Yes 1004 37.2 37.3 100.0
Total 2690 99.6 100.0
Missing System 10 .4

Total 2700 100.0


ZDEB2 B6b: Watched Minor Party Debate

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 2148 79.5 79.9 79.9
1.00 Yes 541 20.0 20.1 100.0
Total 2689 99.6 100.0
Missing System 11 .4

Total 2700 100.0


ZDEB3 B6c: Watched TV3 Clark Key Debate

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1865 69.1 69.4 69.4
1.00 Yes 822 30.4 30.6 100.0
Total 2687 99.5 100.0
Missing System 13 .5

Total 2700 100.0


ZDEB4 B6d: Watched Last Clark Key Debate

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 No 1660 61.5 61.7 61.7
1.00 Yes 1030 38.1 38.3 100.0
Total 2690 99.6 100.0
Missing System 10 .4

Total 2700 100.0


ZDISCUS B7a: Discussed Politics During Campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Frequently 666 24.7 25.1 25.1
2.00 Occasionally 1164 43.1 43.8 68.9
3.00 Rarely 590 21.8 22.2 91.1
4.00 No 235 8.7 8.9 100.0
Total 2656 98.4 100.0
Missing System 44 1.6

Total 2700 100.0


ZPLMEET B7b: Went to Political Meetings During Campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Frequently 13 .5 .5 .5
2.00 Occasionally 55 2.0 2.2 2.8
3.00 Rarely 73 2.7 3.0 5.7
4.00 No 2312 85.6 94.3 100.0
Total 2452 90.8 100.0
Missing System 248 9.2

Total 2700 100.0


ZTALKP B7c: Talked To Persuade Others During Campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Frequently 124 4.6 5.0 5.0
2.00 Occasionally 316 11.7 12.8 17.8
3.00 Rarely 253 9.4 10.2 28.0
4.00 No 1783 66.0 72.0 100.0
Total 2476 91.7 100.0
Missing System 224 8.3

Total 2700 100.0


ZMONEY B7d: Contributed Money During Campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Frequently 23 .8 .9 .9
2.00 Occasionally 51 1.9 2.1 3.0
3.00 Rarely 33 1.2 1.3 4.3
4.00 No 2346 86.9 95.7 100.0
Total 2453 90.8 100.0
Missing System 247 9.2

Total 2700 100.0


ZSIGN B7e: Put up a Sign During the Campaign

Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 1.00 Frequently 29 1.1 1.2 1.2
2.00 Occasionally 37 1.4 1.5 2.7
3.00 Rarely 28 1.0 1.1 3.8
4.00 No 2363 87.5 96.2 100.0
Total 2457 91.0 100.0
Missing System 243 9.0

Total 2700 100.0





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