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  • 30 Sep 2020 14:00

    The unfinished Chinese civil war

    Many frame China’s options against Taiwan as peace or invasion. This is a dangerous oversimplification.

  • 30 Sep 2020 06:00

    Duterte’s vaccine promise is a political placebo

    The Philippine president has pinned hopes on a miracle solution to the Covid crisis while gutting effective responses.

  • 29 Sep 2020 10:00

    Evaluating aid in the Pacific

    A common rating system could make aid evaluation less opaque. Better yet, it could deliver more bang for precious bucks.

Past Lowy Institute Polls

The Lowy Institute Poll

The Lowy Institute polls Australians annually on their attitudes relating to international affairs. The Lowy Institute Poll is the leading tracking survey on Australian foreign policy, and has been conducted every year since 2005. For more, information, click here.


Past editions of the Lowy Institute Poll

The 2014 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2013 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2012 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2011 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2010 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2009 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2008 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2007 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2006 Lowy Institute Poll


The 2005 Lowy Institute Poll


Lowy Institute Poll 2014

2014 marks the tenth year of Lowy Institute polling on Australia and the world. The 2014 Lowy Institute Poll includes a mix of fascinating new questions on issues such as who is Australia’s best friend in Asia and Canberra’s espionage practices, along with many of our established questions