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

What is your favourite meal of the day?

  • 33% Breakfast
  • 3% Lunch
  • 3% Brunch
  • 56% Supper
  • 3% Other

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Are payroll tax rebates from the province a good way to create jobs?

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Do you think the province will add new fees or increase taxes in the upcoming budget?

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Do you think pets make good companions?

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Was it right for the Weeks Jr. A Crushers to fire coach Jason Malone?

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Are you dreading next month’s credit card bill?

Recent survey

Have you sent in your tax return yet?

  • 24% Just recently
  • 21% Already have my refund
  • 31% Working on it
  • 24% I'm in no hurry

On average how much time per day do you spend at a computer, TV or other electronic screen?

  • 4% One hour
  • 48% A couple of hours
  • 13% Eight hours
  • 2% Less than an hour
  • 33% More than eight hours

How essential is it that the provincial government balances the budget?

  • 61% Absolutely essential
  • 26% Fairly important
  • 8% Not at all essential
  • 5% Not sure

Do you predict there will be any more winter storms this year?

  • 47% I hope not
  • 7% Sunshine and roses from here
  • 36% We'll have a couple more
  • 10% It will never stop

Is the closing of Future Shop in New Glasgow a big loss for you?

  • 10% Tremendous
  • 1% It affects me personally jobwise
  • 29% Pretty bad
  • 60% Not really

Do you do anything special for St. Patrick’s Day?

  • 13% Wear green
  • 5% Take a wee nip
  • 0% Eat Irish food
  • 1% Listen to Irish music
  • 11% Several of the above
  • 70% Nothing special

Was Sunday’s storm as bad as you expected?

  • 54% Pretty much as expected
  • 8% Way worse
  • 16% Not quite as bad
  • 22% It was no big deal

Are you in support of the Conservatives’ anti-terror legislation?

  • 45% Absolutely
  • 31% Not at all
  • 15% Needs better safeguards
  • 9% Not familiar with the issue

Would you be OK with some of Service Nova Scotia services being privatized?

  • 59% No, none at all
  • 20% Sure, most of them
  • 4% A couple
  • 17% Not sure

Is it better to drive really fast or really slow over a road with potholes?

  • 68% Really slow
  • 2% Really fast
  • 30% Slalom works pretty good