Analysis: Latest Newspoll figures assessed

The Australian’s Dennis Shanahan has assessed the latest Newspoll figures and discussed what the results mean for the Coalition and Labor.

Labor remains in the lead over the Coalition at 53 to 47 per cent in two-party preferred stakes according to The Australian’s latest Newspoll figures.

Scott Morrison remains the preferred prime minister despite falling by two points.

Support for Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s handling of the pandemic has also dropped to 48 per cent.