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
  • 7% 10 cm tops

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Do you put Christmas lights/decorations on your roof or roofline?

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Did you pledge a donation to the Pictou County Christmas Fund?

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Do you have any more outdoor fall chores to do at your home?

  • 30% No, all done
  • 12% All kinds
  • 39% Just a few things
  • 19% Didn't have any to begin with

Do you make by hand any of your Christmas decorations?

  • 30% Some
  • 11% Most of them
  • 5% I buy mostly handmade ones
  • 54% Not really

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

  • 6% It sounds like positive changes
  • 26% I don't want any changes
  • 52% I'm a bit suspicious
  • 9% Don't really understand it
  • 7% Fine as long as it's revenue neutral

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

Have you started your Christmas shopping yet?

  • 18% Of course
  • 35% A little bit
  • 5% I've got a plan
  • 42% Not at all

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