Prepaid mobile users still prefer to recharge at a store

Market Research : Finding No: 6493

6.2 million Australians 14+ (32%) have a prepaid service on their main mobile phone: supermarkets are still their number one channel for recharging, ahead of going online or making a call, the latest telecommunications data from Roy Morgan Research shows.
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Vast majority of chocolate-bar buyers get their fix from supermarkets

Market Research : Finding No: 6492

We’ve all heard about the dangers of grocery-shopping on an empty stomach, but where’s the harm in one little chocolate bar? According to the latest findings from Roy Morgan Research, 6.5 million Australians aged 14+ (or one-third of the population) buy at least one chocolate bar in an average four weeks – with almost five million of them making the purchase at a supermarket.
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Australian September real unemployment 8.3% – lowest since May 2012

Roy Morgan Unemployment Estimate - September 2015 - 8.3%

Economic : Finding No: 6488

In September 2015 Roy Morgan Unemployment is down 1.6% from a year ago (9.9%). 12,764,000 Australians are in the workforce (up 540,000 since September 2014) and 11,706,000 Australians are employed (up a large 690,000 since September 2014 – and a new record high).

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L-NP (56%) leads ALP (44%) – biggest lead for L-NP since June 2013 – a vote of confidence in Turnbull’s new Ministry

Morgan Poll on Federal Voting Intention - October 5, 2015

Political : Finding No: 6491

In early October, in the second Morgan Poll since Malcolm Turnbull became Prime Minister, L-NP support rose to 56% (up 1%) cf. ALP 44% (down 1%) on a two-party preferred basis following the swearing in of the Turnbull Government’s new Ministry. If a Federal Election were held now the L-NP would win easily.

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Satisfaction with retail superannuation funds catching up to industry funds

superannuation and wealth in australia

Market Research : Finding No: 6489

Industry superannuation funds continue to be ahead of retail funds for satisfaction with financial performance but with a rating of 59.6% in the six months to August , they are now only just ahead of retail funds with 58.9%. This is the narrowest lead industry funds have had in satisfaction over their main rival during the last five years.
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New Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull gives immediate Consumer Confidence boost in all States and a wide range of demographics

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

Political : Finding No: 6481

New Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull gave an immediate boost to Consumer Confidence across a range of key demographics this week. Overall ANZ-Roy Morgan Australian Consumer Confidence jumped by a one-week record 9.2pts – from 105.3 (September 12/13, 2015) to 114.5 (September 19/20, 2015) following Turnbull’s swearing in as Australia’s 29th Prime Minister on Tuesday September 15, 2015. This strong increase was repeated across the board.

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Holiday intention down…but for how long?

September 23 2015

The proportion of Australians planning to take a holiday in the next 12 months is currently at its lowest point since the beginning of the year. While overseas travel intention has stayed steady in that time, the Roy Morgan Research Holiday Tracking ...

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Marks for marques: new car intention at AFL clubs

September 18 2015

With Hawthorn’s million-dollar-a-year deal with Audi inked, only five AFL teams now don’t have a car sponsor—including the two that topped the ladder and another whose supporters are among the most likely to intend to buy a new car, Roy Morgan Resear...

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The cult of Australian cosmetics

September 25 2015

While global mega-brands like Maybelline and Revlon may dominate the Australian cosmetics market, home-grown brands are not only carving out a niche for themselves, they’re even giving the major brands a run for their money in some categories, the la...

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