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 hope a Starbucks comes to New Glasgow?

  • 22% Big time
  • 7% Sounds tantalizing
  • 6% Don't know much about them
  • 26% Prefer the competition
  • 36% No interest in coffee chains

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Have you ever been fooled by a scam phone call?

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Are you in the same line of business as your parents?

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Will you miss Stephen Harper in politics?

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Where do you think the Pictou plane should be relocated?

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

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Will Stephen Harper be remembered as a good prime minister?

  • 18% Great
  • 16% Reasonably good
  • 16% Average
  • 50% Bad

Do you have a doctor in Pictou County?

  • 73% Yes
  • 24% No
  • 3% Don't want one

Have you started back-to-school shopping?

  • 12% Not yet
  • 10% All done
  • 5% Part way
  • 73% No kids

Did you watch the closing ceremony of the Rio Olympics?

  • 19% Yes
  • 15% Some of it
  • 1% Planning to
  • 65% No interest

Have you taken vacation yet this summer

  • 51% Yes
  • 21% No
  • 28% Don't get a vacation

Would you like to serve on your local municipal council?

  • 6% Yes, I'm running
  • 17% Would like to, haven't yet
  • 5% Sort of
  • 72% No interest

Will you watch the Tragically Hip finale concert on TV Saturday night?

  • 22% Definitely
  • 12% Will check some of it
  • 7% Would like to, can't
  • 59% No/not likely

Has the recent rain improved your lawn/garden/flowerbeds?

  • 24% Immensely
  • 26% A bit
  • 33% Can't tell yet
  • 17% Not really

Do you think extra infrastructure work will help the economy?

  • 25% Greatly
  • 39% Somewhat
  • 30% Not at all
  • 6% Don't know

Will you be interested in seeking a job at web.com?

  • 10% For sure
  • 14% Might check into it
  • 76% Not looking for a job