The latest poll published in Makor Rishon shows that despite the protests in the streets Prime Minister Netanyahu would gain two seats and the Right would gain an overall five. Kadima would drop three seats, and the Left would lose four seats overall. A different poll published by Globes and the Jerusalem Post shows different results.

Telephone poll of a representative sample of 506 adult Israelis carried out by Maagar Mohot Survey Institute (headed by Professor Yitzchak Katz) the week of August 1, 2011, for Makor Rishon and published on August 5, 2011.

If elections held today (expressed in Knesset seats) Current Knesset seats in [brackets].

29 [27] Likud
25 [28] Kadima
16 [15] Yisrael Beitenu
13 [11] Shas
11 [08] Labor (Headed by MK Shelly Yacimovich)
05 [05] Yahadut Hatorah/UTJ
04 [04] National Union
04 [03] Meretz
03 [03] Jewish Home/NRP
09 [11] Arab parties
01 [05] Independence (Ehud Barak)

Who is most appropriate to be prime minister? Netanyahu, Livni, Liberman or Yacimovich?

Netanyahu 51% Livni 28% Liberman 17% Yacimovich 4%