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

How many of Farley Mowat’s books have you read?

  • 13% One
  • 24% Two-three
  • 10% Four-six
  • 3% More than six
  • 3% Most/all of them
  • 44% None

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Do you find your emotions or mental state lower in winter?

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Was yesterday's storm as bad as you expected?

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Where do you buy your spectacles?

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What do you think of self-help books?

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Are you dreading next month’s credit card bill?

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When a major storm is forecast do you do a lot of preparation?

  • 7% To the last detail
  • 39% The basic necessities
  • 29% Couple of things
  • 25% Not really

How far did you have to walk to school when you first started attending?

  • 21% Couple of miles
  • 28% About a mile
  • 13% Less than a mile
  • 11% A few blocks, or the equivalent
  • 10% Very short way
  • 17% Always rode a bus

What do you usually wear on your feet in the house in winter?

  • 53% Slippers
  • 26% Socks
  • 13% I go barefoot
  • 8% Shoes

How many days a week on average do you buy your lunch?

  • 8% Every day i'm out /at work
  • 3% About half the time
  • 15% Once a week
  • 44% Occasionally
  • 30% Never

Are you looking forward to the federal election this year?

  • 32% Am I ever
  • 9% Pretty much
  • 3% Kinda
  • 39% Not really
  • 17% I won't even notice

How often on average do you send something by postal service?

  • 7% Once a week
  • 16% Monthly
  • 37% Several times a year
  • 22% Once a year
  • 18% Never

Do you let winter weather keep you inside?

  • 21% Yes, I'll see you all in the spring
  • 12% No, I love winter weather
  • 43% Only when it's really bad
  • 24% I tolerate it

Do you keep the thermostat higher when the cost to heat is lower?

  • 8% Sure do
  • 89% No, same as usual
  • 3% I'm not allowed to touch the thermostat

Do you know any local families affected by oil production slowdown in the west?

  • 2% One person/family
  • 35% A number of people
  • 4% I am personally affected
  • 59% No

Are you interested in getting a copy of the latest issue of Charlie Hebdo?

  • 21% I'd love to
  • 0% I've got/am getting one
  • 7% Somewhat interested
  • 57% No interest
  • 15% No, don't agree with them