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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

On average, how much time do you spend using a computer each day?

  • 4% None, I use my smart phone
  • 10% Less than an hour
  • 36% 1-3 hours
  • 21% 4-6 hours
  • 27% 6+ hours

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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

Will your family benefit from the tax breaks proposed by the Conservatives?

  • 6% Yes, quite a bit
  • 1% We'll save a modest amount
  • 71% No
  • 22% Don't know

Was the Town of New Glasgow right to take down Garretts by the Bridge?

  • 35% Yes, it was an eyesore
  • 35% Unfortunately necessary
  • 19% No, it was a heritage building
  • 11% It could have been refurbished

Will you attend a Remembrance Day service?

  • 56% Yes
  • 9% Maybe
  • 12% No
  • 23% I'll honour veterans another way

Are you, or is your significant other, growing a mustache for Movember?

  • 15% I am
  • 4% My husband/partner
  • 6% Another close relative is
  • 75% No

Do you support the federal NDP’s idea of a national day-care strategy?

  • 17% Yes, it's a sound plan
  • 27% Worth considering
  • 15% Not worth the money
  • 41% There are better ways to help working families

Are you in favour of the bid for an oil pipeline running east to New Brunswick?

  • 71% Definitely
  • 3% Some benefits
  • 6% Too much environmental risk
  • 0% There are no benefits
  • 20% Let's get off oil

Does Pictou County have enough big music events?

  • 34% Should have lots more
  • 29% A few more would be good
  • 13% There's already enough
  • 24% I'm not a concert fan