NEW ASHCROFT POLL: FIRST MINISTER HIGHEST APPROVAL OF ANY LEADER
Monday, 10 April 2017 15:38
DAVIDSON IN NEGATIVE FIGURES & FAR LESS POPULAR THAN GERMANY'S ANGELA MERKEL
The First Minister is the only domestic politician with a positive approval rating in Scotland, according to a new poll by Lord Ashcroft.
The Scottish sample of 906 found that 53% of Scots viewed Nicola Sturgeon’s performance above the rating of 50 out of 100, giving the SNP leader an +11% net approval rating.
In contrast 54% placed Ruth Davidson below 50 out of 100 with 58% having a similar view of Theresa May’s performance. Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel also proved more popular with better results than any UK Tory as well as having positive ratings.
This latest poll can be viewed here: