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Smith conducted a poll of 534 people with a 4% margin of error that was broadcast by Channel 20 on March 5 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

31 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
29 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
07 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
06 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
06 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
06 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
05 [07] Shas (Deri)
05 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
04 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
04 [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
04 [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
04 [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

3% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)

Under 1%

00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch) and others

60 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
60 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

Did the AG decision influence your vote?

72% No, 15% Yes, 13% No opinion

Note: 5% of 2015 Likud voters left to other parties. 5% of non-Likud voters have moved to Likud.

Do you agree with Netanyahu’s argument that the media has been drafted to topple the Likud government?

45% Yes, 42% No, 13% No opinion

Midgam conducted a poll of 532 people with a 4.2% margin of error that was conducted on and broadcast by Channel 12 on March 5 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

36 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
30 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
08 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
06 [07] Shas (Deri)
06 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
05 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
05 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
04 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
04 [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

2.7% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
2.2% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
2.0% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
1.5% [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)

Under 1%

00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch) and others

59 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
61 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

Who is more suited to serve as Prime Minister?

40% Netanyahu, 34% Gantz, 15% Neither, 11% Don’t know

Who do you think will form the next government?

55% Netanyahu, 23% Gantz, 18% Don’t know, 4% Neither

Panels conducted a poll of 987 people with a 3.4% margin of error that was published by Walla on March 5 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

36 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
31 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
08 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
07 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
06 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
06 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
04 [07] Shas (Deri)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

2.8% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
2.7% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
2.6% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
1.6% [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)

Under 1%

00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch) and others

61 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
59 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

Which Blue & White Party Leader is most suited to serve as Prime Minister?

46% Don’t know, 30% Gantz, 10% Lapid, 7% Yaalon, 7% Ashkenazi

Blue & White voters: 64% Gantz, 20% Lapid, 7% Don’t know, 6% Yaalon, 3% Ashkenazi

Likud voters: 60% Don’t know, 19% Gantz, 9% Yaalon, 8% Ashkenazi, 4% Lapid

Do you support the prohibition of airing the Prime Minister’s speeches live?

47% Yes, 30% No, 23% No opinion

Likud voters: 44% No, 40% Yes, 16% No opinion

Knesset Jeremy’s Weekly Polling Average – The Israeli Poll of Polls

Current update: Saturday March 3rd 2018.

PlacePartyLeaderSeatsKnessetJeremy AVGChangeWeek 9 AVGCurrent
1stBlue & WhiteGantz3736.11.534.611
2ndLikudNetanyahu2928.3-230.329
3rdHadash-TaalOdeh980.47.66
4thUnited Right ListPeretz87.51.95.65
5thHaYamin HeHadashBennett76.9-0.27.13
6thLaborGabbai76.9-17.918
7thUnited Torah JudaismLitzman76.6-0.16.76
8thMeretzZandberg65.514.55
9thShasDeri65.1-0.35.47
10thKulanuKahlon441.12.910
11thRaam-BaladAbbas02.1-1.73.87
12thOther35 Others02208
13thYisrael BeitenuLiberman01-2.63.65
Right-Religious Bloc6160.6-161.666
Center-Left-Arab Bloc5959.4158.454

Note #1: The electoral voting threshold is equivalent to 3.25 percent of total votes, equivalent to approximately four parliamentary seats. Parties currently polling below the threshold, including parties listed as “other” are weighted down to zero in the polling average to allow this polling model to maintain a simplified 120-seat framework.

Note #2: This average is based on the last 8 polls that were released.

Note #3: Read – Israeli politics ‘101’: Electing a prime minister and forming a government coalition – at: https://www.jns.org/israeli-politics-101-electing-a-prime-minister-and-forming-a-coalition/

Compiled for the Jewish News Syndicate (JNS.org)


Panels conducted a poll of 537 people with a 4.2% margin of error that was broadcast by Channel 12 on March 3 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

38 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
30 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
08 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
07 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
06 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
05 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
04 [07] Shas (Deri)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

2.9% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
2.8% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
2.2% [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
2.1% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)

Under 1%:

00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch)

59 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
61 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Note: 17% of 2015 Likud voters are now voting for Blue & White

Additional Question:

Should Netanyahu remain Prime Minister?

50% No, 41% Yes, 9% Don’t know

Teleseker conducted a poll of 550 people with a 4.4% margin of error that was broadcast by Channel 11/Kan on March 1 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

37 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
29 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
07 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
07 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
06 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
06 [07] Shas (Deri)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
05 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
05 [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
05 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

3% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
3% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
2% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)

Under 1%:

00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch)

59 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
61 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

The AG made his decision based on…?

58% Professional considerations, 42% Pressure from the media and the left

How should the Prime Minister act after the AG decision?

36% Resign, 32% Resign only if indicted after the hearing, 23% Stay on, 8% Don’t know

Who is more suited to serve as Prime Minister?

41% Gantz, 40% Netanyahu, 19% Don’t know

This week there was post by a woman who said she was sexually harassed by Gantz. Gantz has denied the allegations. Who do you believe?

42% Don’t know, 38% Gantz, 20% Woman

Note: Only 4% Blue and White voters believe the woman.

Panel Project HaMidgam conducted a poll of 765 people with a 3.7% margin of error that was broadcast by Channel 13 on March 1 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

36 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
30 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
07 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
06 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
06 [07] Shas (Deri)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
05 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
04 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
04 [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

2.3% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
2.3% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
1.6% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)

Under 1%:

00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch)

59 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
61 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

Who is more suited for the position of Prime Minister?

46% Netanyahu, 40% Gantz, 14% Don’t know

Did the AG decision change the way you will vote?

82% No, 12% Don’t know, 6% Yes

Do you agree with Netanyahu’s argument that the State Attorney office is acting against him due to personal motives?

51% No, 33% Yes, 16% Don’t know

Panels conducted a poll of 1,046 people with a 3.3% margin of error that was published by Maariv on March 1 2019. The poll was conducted on Feb 28.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

35 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
29 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
11 [05] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
07 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
07 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
06 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
06 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
05 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)
05 [07] Shas (Deri)
05 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
04 [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:


3.0% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
2.9% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
1.5% [08] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
0.4% [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
0.2% [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch) and others

63 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
57 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Note: 67% of 2015 Likud voters remain Likud voters in 2019, 9% have moved to Blue & White, 5% HaYamin HeHadash, 2% to Kulanu

Additional Question:

Did the AG decision impact your vote?

88% No, 12% Yes

Note: Additional numbers will be added tomorrow.

Maagar Mochot conducted a poll of 602 people with a 3.9% margin of error that was published by Yisrael HaYom & I24 News on March 1 2019.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

38 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
29 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
09 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
08 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
07 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
07 [06] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
06 [07] Shas (Deri)
06 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
04 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

3% [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
2% [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
2% [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
1% [06] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
0% [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
3% [–-] Others:
00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch)

62 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
58 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Additional Questions:

Who is better suited to be Prime Minister?

43% Netanyahu, 36% Gantz, 21% Other answers/Don’t know

Are you in favor of a National Unity Government of Likud & Blue and White?

40% No, 32% Don’t know/Other answers, 28% Yes

Note: 58% of Blue & White voters are former Zionist Union voters, 17% are former Kulanu voters, 13% are former Joint List voters and 10% are former Likud voters.

Maagar Mochot conducted a poll of 1500+ people for 103 FM Radio that was published by Marriv on March 1.

Current Knesset seats in [brackets]

37 [11] Blue & White (Gantz, Lapid, Yaalon & Ashkenazi)
25 [29] Likud (Netanyahu)
10 [05] United Right List (Peretz, Smotrich & Ben Ari)
08 [03] Hayamin Hehadash (Bennett & Shaked)
07 [18] Labor (Gabbai)
07 [06] Hadash-Taal (Odeh & Tibi)
06 [07] Shas (Deri)
06 [06] United Torah Judaism (Litzman)
06 [05] Meretz (Zandberg)
05 [10] Kulanu (Kahlon)

Under 3.25% electoral threshold:

00 [05] Yisrael Beitenu (Liberman)
00 [06] Raam-Balad (Abbas)
00 [01] Gesher (Orly Levy)
00 [–-] Zehut (Feiglin)
00 [–-] Yachad (Eli Yishai)
00 [01] Tzomet (Oren Hazan)
00 [–-] Magen (Gal Hirsch)
00 [–-] Others

60 [66] Current Right-Religious Coalition+Y.B.
57 [54] Current Center-Left-Arab Opposition-Y.B

Note: Results total 117 seats and not 120 seats.
Note: Results for parties under threshold will be released after the weekend.