Latest polls from Ireland Thinks
Accuracy in elections
On average, party poll results in Ireland Thinks pre-election polls deviate from the actual result by 2.5 percentage points.
Compared to other institutes' accuracy in pre-election polls, Ireland Thinks's average ranking is 5.0.
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Rating of parties
Institute often rates Fianna Fáil lower
In 41% of election polls Ireland Thinks rates Fianna Fáil lower than the general election trend of all institutes.
Institute often rates Sinn Féin lower
In 38% of election polls Ireland Thinks rates Sinn Féin lower than the general election trend of all institutes.
What are significant differences?
The PolitPro election trend, which calculates a time-weighted average value of current election polls, serves as a comparison value. A poll value is considered higher/lower if it is more than one percentage point higher/lower than the election trend. The overview shows all parties for which there is a deviation in a particular direction in at least 30% of the institute's election polls.