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 know anyone directly affected by job cuts at Michelin?

  • 82% Yes
  • 4% No
  • 14% Not sure yet

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Have you bought a Halloween costume yet?

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

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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

Are you looking forward to following senator Mike Duffy’s trial?

  • 24% With glee
  • 33% Yes, but with disgust
  • 10% Will follow a bit
  • 33% No interest

When you walk across a street do you use a crosswalk?

  • 40% Always
  • 46% When it's convenient
  • 14% I usually jaywalk

Do you pay much attention to local municipal politics?

  • 29% Very close attention
  • 17% Just to bigger issues
  • 13% Just vaguely
  • 41% Little/no attention

Have you participated in a Terry Fox Run event before?

  • 9% Yes, every year
  • 73% Never have before
  • 7% I do every couple of years
  • 11% What's the Terry Fox Run?

Would you get rid of any channels if you could pick what you want from your TV service provider?

  • 70% Many of them
  • 19% A few
  • 3% None
  • 8% I don't have cable/satellite

Did your place get hit by frost the other night?

  • 2% Major, lost a lot of plants/produce
  • 6% Heavy, but I don't garden
  • 23% Just a touch
  • 48% No frost
  • 21% Never noticed

Should western countries, including U.S. and Canada, be getting involved in Iraq’s latest troubles?

  • 26% Yes, they have a duty
  • 8% Good to help out
  • 39% No, it won't help
  • 20% It's none of our business
  • 7% Not sure

How many store points or loyalty programs do you take part in?

  • 6% Six or more
  • 17% Four or five
  • 49% Two or three
  • 9% One
  • 19% None

Are you going to the Clean the Air concert Tuesday evening in Pictou?

  • 15% Definitely
  • 6% Maybe
  • 15% Would like to, can't
  • 64% No