Harper sliding, however nonetheless main as most popular PM: Nanos survey

Conservative leader Stephen Harper makes a campaign stop in Drummondville, Que., on Monday, August 24, 2015. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)

Conservative chief Stephen Harper makes a marketing campaign cease in Drummondville, Que., on Monday, August 24, 2015. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick)


Though he’s nonetheless primary, for the third week in a row on a Nanos survey, Conservative Chief Stephen Harper has slipped with regards to the query of who Canadians would favor as prime minister.

This week, 29 per cent of these polled selected Harper as their prime candidate, with NDP chief Tom Mulcair putting second and Liberal chief Justin Trudeau third.

  • Stephen Harper: 29 per cent (down one level)
  • Tom Mulcair: 27 per cent (up one level)
  • Justin Trudeau: 22 per cent (up one level)
  • Elizabeth Could: four per cent (no change)
  • Gilles Duceppe: 2 per cent (down one level)
  • Not sure: 15 per cent

At first of July, the highest three leaders had been in a digital tie for the nation’s selection of chief, however Trudeau has since slipped within the polls.

The Nanos Get together Energy Index

Throughout Harper’s three-week slide in private numbers, his Conservatives have additionally dropped within the Nanos Get together Energy Index (a proprietary measure that takes under consideration poll preferences, accessible voters, most popular PM views and evaluations of the leaders).

For the 13th week in a row, the New Democrats have scored highest on the index and sit at 54 factors out of a attainable 100.

  • NDP: 54 (down one level)
  • Liberals: 51 (up one level)
  • Conservatives: 51 (down one level)
  • Inexperienced: 31 (up one level)
  • Bloc: 35 (no change)


The Energy Index is modeled much like a typical confidence index. The outcomes are primarily based on a four-week rolling common of opinion solicited by way of a random phone survey of 1,000 Canadians within the interval ending August 21, 2015. It’s thought of correct plus or minus three.1 share factors, 19 instances out of 20.

Aline Niyonkuru


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