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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Are you OK with recommendations of big changes in the way we are taxed?

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Do you believe the allegations that have been coming out about Bill Cosby?

  • 7% No, it can't be true
  • 65% Yes, evidence is overwhelming
  • 28% Still not sure
  • 0% Hadn't heard about this

Would higher prices stop you from buying takeout coffee?

  • 16% Not at all
  • 30% Yes, I've had it
  • 19% Only if it's a big increase
  • 35% I never/seldom buy takeout coffee

Are you surprised Bill Casey is going to run again in federal politics?

  • 36% Quite surprised
  • 22% Just slightly surprised
  • 21% I expected he would
  • 21% Don't know who he is

How do you remember important events and appointments?

  • 62% Write them on the calendar
  • 20% Electronic updater
  • 9% Keep them in my head
  • 9% I usually forget them

How often on average do you brush your teeth each day?

  • 29% Once
  • 41% Twice
  • 16% Three times
  • 9% More than three times
  • 5% Not at all

Do you plan to have natural gas hooked in to your home?

  • 7% Definitely
  • 2% Likely
  • 2% Maybe
  • 52% No
  • 37% Won't be available for us

Will your family benefit from the tax breaks proposed by the Conservatives?

  • 6% Yes, quite a bit
  • 1% We'll save a modest amount
  • 71% No
  • 22% Don't know

Was the Town of New Glasgow right to take down Garretts by the Bridge?

  • 35% Yes, it was an eyesore
  • 35% Unfortunately necessary
  • 19% No, it was a heritage building
  • 11% It could have been refurbished

Will you attend a Remembrance Day service?

  • 56% Yes
  • 9% Maybe
  • 12% No
  • 23% I'll honour veterans another way

Are you, or is your significant other, growing a mustache for Movember?

  • 15% I am
  • 4% My husband/partner
  • 6% Another close relative is
  • 75% No