Our Polls

Here are the results of the poll.

Because our results are rounded, a single vote may not seem to affect the percentages below. Rest assured it does count for the calculation of the results.

Results of the survey

Do you know anyone directly affected by the impending closure of Convergys?

  • 34% Yes
  • 15% More than one
  • 15% Quite a few
  • 1% I am affected
  • 32% No

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Do you find TV political debates before elections helpful?

  • 12% They're crucial
  • 17% Like to check them out
  • 19% Not of much help
  • 27% Don't like them
  • 25% No interest in politics

Do you influence your child’s vote in an election?

  • 0% Yes, they vote the same as me
  • 2% Yes, they vote opposite of what I do
  • 37% Indirectly in that we discuss issues
  • 35% I don't know
  • 26% No children/My children don't vote yet

Will you/did you watch David Letterman’s last show Wednesday?

  • 8% Wouldn't miss it
  • 6% Want to
  • 10% Whatever
  • 76% I'm no fan

Does it matter to you how you receive your mail?

  • 49% Yes, I want it delivered to my door
  • 5% I like getting it at the post office
  • 15% Doesn't matter to me
  • 18% Community mailbox is good
  • 13% Community mailbox is lousy

How do you take advantage of nice weather?

  • 28% Gardening
  • 21% Outdoor physical activity
  • 0% Boating
  • 4% Head to the water
  • 33% Other
  • 14% I hate the heat

What kind of stuff are you doing on the long weekend?

  • 10% Barbecue
  • 1% Partying
  • 6% Cottage or camping
  • 19% Gotta work
  • 15% Many of these things
  • 49% Nothing special

Were you hyped about the prime minister coming to Truro Thursday?

  • 8% Absolutely
  • 3% It was pretty neat
  • 3% Disappointed he didn't come here
  • 86% Couldn't care less

Do you like to be really busy at work or kind of slack?

  • 42% Really busy
  • 3% Kind of slack
  • 30% Happy medium
  • 25% Retired/not working

Now that lobster season has started, have you sampled any?

  • 10% Sure did
  • 28% I will soon
  • 28% No hurry
  • 34% No interest

Do you know yet who you’ll vote for in this year’s federal election?

  • 43% Definitely
  • 14% Pretty sure
  • 21% I know who I'm not voting for
  • 9% Not really
  • 13% I won't vote