10 Jul 2011

National still holding strong lead in latest poll

7:05 pm on 10 July 2011

The National Party continues to command a strong lead over Labour in the latest TV3 poll.

The preferred party poll puts National at 55.1%, with Labour well behind on 29.9%.

Among other political parties, only the Green Party passed the 5% threshold in the poll, with support from 9.1% of those asked.

The poll has a margin of error of 3.1 percentage points.