Voters turn hard against Albo’s extreme immigration


Earlier this month, The Australian Population Research Institute (Tapri) released a comprehensive survey showing Australians comprehensively reject high immigration and a Big Australia.

Tapri’s December 2023 national survey of 3000 voters (published April 2024) shows a large and growing voter constituency concerned about the level of immigration.

In total, 74% of surveyed voters wanted lower net overseas migration, with 49% wanting much lower or zero net migration:


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Leith van Onselen is Chief Economist at the MB Fund and MB Super. He is also a co-founder of MacroBusiness. Leith has previously worked at the Australian Treasury, Victorian Treasury and Goldman Sachs.