X Factor: YouGov poll shows Janet Devlin as viewers’ favourite

A YouGov poll reveals that Janet Devlin is favourite among fans who think she has what it takes to be crowned the winner.

Devlin came out on top in both the who viewers think is most likely to win and who is their favourite. Frankie Cocozza came second with the viewers surveyed to win, but didn’t fair will the popularity poll where only 5% of viewers said he was their favourite. Out of the total sample, Rhythmix scored 0 in the popularity stakes.

When asked who is their least favourite, Kitty Brucknell attracted a whopping 29%. Frankie was second with 9%. This week the finalists will perform for the first time live to the nation. On Sunday, four of them will be eliminated in a ‘big twist’ which was revealed today.

Gary Barlow came out on top when viewers were asked who their favourite judge was. The Take That front-man attracted 46%, with Louis Walsh coming in last place with 9%. The only remaining judge from the original series came out on top in the ‘least favourite’ category.

Walsh attracted a massive 39%. The survey was carried out by YouGov at the start of this week and the sample size was 996 X Factor viewers.