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 agree with the proposed new laws on prostitution?

  • 12% Yes, much improved
  • 22% No, selling sex should also be illegal
  • 54% Make it all legal
  • 11% Not aware of proposed changes

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Recent survey

How do you feel about the expected 11-week federal election campaign?

  • 11% I'm really pumped
  • 9% Kind of looking forward to it
  • 27% I'll lose interest after a few weeks
  • 53% I won't pay attention

Should more be done to save older buildings in our towns?

  • 27% Yes, a great deal
  • 17% If the public could afford it
  • 56% No, most are an eyesore

With the candidates now in place, do you know who you’ll vote for in Central Nova?

  • 34% For sure
  • 8% I think so
  • 25% Still thinking it over
  • 13% I won't know till I vote
  • 20% I won't vote

Would you ever try a triathlon?

  • 79% No way
  • 6% Maybe after a lot of training
  • 10% I would try one of the shorter distances
  • 5% Of course

Do you know anyone who has used the Aberdeen’s mental health unit?

  • 35% One or two
  • 35% A number of people
  • 4% I've used it
  • 26% No

How much are you bothered by mosquitoes and blackflies?

  • 51% I'm a total magnet
  • 30% They often find me
  • 5% They bite, but it hardly bothers me
  • 14% They leave me alone

Should the NDP and Liberals join forces in the upcoming federal election?

  • 14% Definitely
  • 20% Not a bad idea
  • 42% No, they're too different
  • 24% No, I want the Conservatives to win

Do you think the sunken ship in the Pictou Harbour is worth investigating further?

  • 78% Definitely
  • 4% Not sure
  • 18% Waste of time

How would you rate this summer’s weather so far?

  • 4% Fantastic
  • 30% Pretty good
  • 45% Not so great
  • 21% Terrible

Will you benefit from the new child care benefits from the federal government?

  • 1% Yes, big time
  • 10% Some
  • 89% Not at all