Sinn Féin is the most popular political party in Ireland, according to the latest Sunday Times/Behaviour & Attitudes poll.
According to the poll, Sinn Féin currently leads Fine Gael by 10%. Sinn Féin increased in popularity by 3% to an overall result of 33%.
Fine Gael dropped two percentage points to 23%.
The poll shows that Tánaiste Leo Varadkar’s personal satisfaction rating has fallen by nine points, to 39%.
Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald also dropped by one point, but remains the most popular party leader, with a 48% satisfaction rating.
Fianna Fáil’s Micheál Martin remains at 45%, Labour’s Alan Kelly (44%), but the Green Party leader Eamon Ryan’s rating has increased to 34%.
The poll shows the overall satisfaction rate of the Government has fallen by four points to 42%.
IMAGE – PA/”Sinn Féin President Mary Lou McDonald” by Sinn Féin – CCBY2.0