The latest poll taken before the social justice weekend rallies show the Likud standing still with the 27 seats it has now and the other conservative parties taking four seats combined from the center and left. According to the poll Kadima drops ten seats, and the Green Party and Ehud Barak’s Independence Party would receive three seats each. Analysts are trying to understand why the large protests are not affecting the coalition parties’ numbers.

An Israel Radio telephone poll with a survey error of 4.4 percentage points that was carried out by Panorama on 31 August and broadcast on 1 September 2011 and later published by Makor Rishon on 2 September.

If elections held today (expressed in Knesset seats)

Current Knesset seats in [brackets].

27 [27] Likud
18 [28] Kadima
16 [15] Yisrael Beitenu
12 [11] Shas
10 [08] Labor
06 [05] Yahadut Hatorah/UTJ
06 [03] Meretz
04 [04] National Union
04 [03] Jewish Home
03 [05] Ehud Barak Independence Party
03 [—] Green Party
11 [11] Arab parties