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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If you lived in the United States, who would you vote for president?

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Are you a fan of the heat?

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Do you try to avoid driving when it’s snowing or icy?

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Do you have any backup system for when the power goes out?

Recent survey

Do you use any of the facilities at the Pictou County Wellness Centre?

  • 6% Yes - regularly
  • 11% Yes -- occasionally
  • 83% No

If you were an athlete who qualified to attend the Olympic Games in Rio, would the Zika virus stop you from going?

  • 53% Yes
  • 47% No
  • 0% What is Zika virus?

Are you, or have you ever been, a member of a political party?

  • 17% I am now
  • 22% At one time
  • 61% No, never will
  • 0% I plan to

Are you playing Pokémon Go?

  • 11% Right into it
  • 2% A bit
  • 2% Plan to
  • 85% No interest

Has publicity on terror attacks altered your travel dreams?

  • 39% Not at all
  • 8% Somewhat nervous
  • 36% Afraid of certain places
  • 17% Afraid generally to travel

Do you wear socks with your sandals?

  • 4% Always
  • 78% Never
  • 7% Sometimes
  • 11% I don't wear sandals

Do you have a fear of flying?

  • 59% Not at all
  • 22% A bit
  • 10% Quite nervous
  • 9% I refuse to fly

Do you ever wear any tartan apparel?

  • 8% Often
  • 10% Special occasions
  • 8% Now and then
  • 74% No/not often

Did you take in any of the Pictou Lobster Carnival events?

  • 3% All of it
  • 26% Some of it
  • 71% None of it

Do you play chess?

  • 1% Yes, avidly
  • 0% A fair bit
  • 30% Once in a while
  • 69% No