2017 General Election Monitor – Week 5 Update

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

Leadership Visibility

Theresa May is has highest visibility of monitored party leaders with Jeremey Corbynsecond. Share of visibility between these party leaders has remained steady over the last few weeks.

Party Visibility

The Labour party has seen growth in visibility this week, recording their highest overall share to date.

Smaller main parties have continued to struggle for any measurable cut through since our review period has started.

Key Topics

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