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

Big storm forecast for Friday/Saturday. How much snow will we get?

  • 12% 50 cm or more
  • 27% 35-45 cm
  • 40% 20-30 cm
  • 11% 15 cm or so
  • 10% 10 cm tops

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Does it bother you as a passenger when the driver texts with a cellphone?

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Do you think churches should have to pay towns the user fee for hydrants?

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Would you consider using medical marijuana if it helped your condition?

  • 60% Certainly
  • 13% No possible way
  • 11% Likely
  • 16% I'd have to give it long thought

How often do you use a phonebook?

  • 5% Daily
  • 16% A few times a week
  • 48% The odd time
  • 10% Once or twice a year
  • 2% I don't have one
  • 19% I use the Internet instead

Do you support the province’s plan to merge unions for health-care employees?

  • 43% Yes, it's necessary
  • 26% No, it's bashing bargaining rights
  • 17% I have no use for unions anyway
  • 14% Not sure

Do you find cultures and traditions outside your own interesting?

  • 47% Extremely, many of them
  • 16% Several
  • 1% One in particular
  • 36% Don't pay much attention

How often on average do you catch a cold?

  • 19% About once a year
  • 30% Twice a year
  • 9% Every couple of months
  • 17% Less than once a year
  • 25% Almost never

Have you caught on to dialing 902 for local numbers yet?

  • 31% Yes, no problem
  • 38% Most of the time
  • 24% No, it's going to take a while
  • 7% I never phone anybody

Do you have any vacation time left for this year?

  • 18% Quite a bit
  • 22% Some
  • 11% None
  • 49% Retired/not working

Have you bought a Halloween costume yet?

  • 6% Yes, I'm so excited
  • 37% Calm down, it's not October yet
  • 7% I'll do that last minute
  • 50% I don't participate in Halloween

How do you feel about one regional government for Pictou County?

  • 69% Go for it
  • 5% I'm warming up to the idea
  • 15% Bad idea
  • 11% Still not sure

Do you have any hobbies you’ve stuck with for many years?

  • 30% Yes it's my favourite thing ever
  • 11% Only by habit
  • 25% Several major hobbies
  • 34% No