Vote Intention Poll Performance: New Zealand General Election 2020

How did the pre-election polls for the 2020 Parliament perform?

Anthony B. Masters
3 min readOct 21, 2020

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On 17th October 2020, New Zealand electors cast votes for the new Parliament. The COVID-19 pandemic delayed this election.

How well did the pre-election polls perform? This article discusses their accuracy.

Final Polls

Three research companies conducted vote intention polls during the election campaign. The last poll finished on…

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Anthony B. Masters

This blog looks at the use of statistics in Britain and beyond. It is written by RSS Statistical Ambassador and Chartered Statistician @anthonybmasters.