2017 General Election Monitor – Week 4 Update

We are now in the fourth week of our series of General Election updates, which includes a review of party and leadership visibility alongside our key topics monitor.

Leadership Visibility

While Jeremy Corbyn shows continued signs of growth, the rate of increase has now levelled off. Theresa May still enjoys the highest visibility of monitored party leaders.

Party Visibility

The Conservative party has shown some growth in visibility this week

Together, both Labour and Conservatives continue to dominate overall conversational share, with smaller main parties continuing to struggle for significant cut through.

Key Topics

 ‘Law & Order’ and ‘Defence’ topics are particularly prominent this week amongst monitored political conversation, significantly above the overall average for these topics.