The vote of confidence in today's poll is even stronger than opinion taken at the height of the Games. In an online survey taken immediately after so-called 'Super Saturday' - on which Mo Farah, Jessica Ennis and Greg Rutherford all took track and field gold for Team GB:
- 55% agreed and 35% disagreed with the same proposition
- Pollsters, who interviewed 1,002 adults, said the Paralympics may have helped to cement this majority
- A crushing margin in favour of London 2012 was found in every social class and also in every region
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