Red C Poll

Sinn Féin is most popular with every age group but older voters

Poll shows Mary Lou McDonald’s party are ahead all over the country, Fine Gael are winners for over 55s while more men than women favour Fianna Fáil

Mary Lou McDonald : Sinn Féin has an even split between the genders, with 31 per cent of men and 31 per cent of women supporting the party

Sinn Féin’s demographic advantage

The latest Business Post/Red C poll shows that Sinn Féin is the most popular party with every age group except older people.

It has the support of 33 per cent of 18-34 year olds, well ahead of Fianna Fáil’s share (16 per cent) and Fine Gael’s share (13 per cent).

It has the support of 38 per cent of 35-54 year olds, again ahead of Fine Gael’s share (17 per cent) ...