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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Do you sleep in on days you don’t have work or any specific plans?

  • 14% Always
  • 15% Quite often
  • 25% Occasionally
  • 46% No, get up the usual time

How do you feel about the possibility of the government applying provincial tax to books?

  • 70% Detestable idea
  • 14% Not the best idea
  • 14% Fair game
  • 2% Undecided

Are you in any danger of flooding when the snow melts?

  • 14% Definitely
  • 6% Very good chance
  • 28% A possibility
  • 52% No/highly unlikely

Do you think closing the Pictou visitor information centre is a serious loss?

  • 48% Serious loss
  • 25% It'll have some impact
  • 16% No loss
  • 11% Sad but necessary

How serious do you consider Nova Scotia’s overall debt of $15 billion?

  • 72% Extremely serious
  • 14% Fairly serious
  • 4% Slightly serious
  • 10% No problem

Do you try to hold back your sneezes or just let them rip?

  • 42% Let them rip
  • 8% Stifle them
  • 26% Try to tone them down a bit
  • 24% Depends who's around

Do you know now who you’ll vote for in this year’s federal election?

  • 22% Haven't decided yet
  • 44% Definitely
  • 8% I think so
  • 26% Nobody
  • 0% Too young to vote

Do you watch First Cup on weekday mornings?

  • 2% Always
  • 6% Occasionally
  • 2% I scroll through it later in the day
  • 41% No
  • 49% What is that?

Are you worried about the snow on your roof?

  • 24% Very worried
  • 15% More worried about damming in eaves
  • 12% I've cleaned it off
  • 49% Not too concerned

Do you believe in the existence of aliens?

  • 34% Yes
  • 13% Undecided
  • 44% No
  • 9% I've seen one