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

Have you ever helped a wild animal in distress?

  • 73% Yes
  • 26% No

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When was the last time you donated to the Colchester Food Bank?


Have you taken up a new outdoor sport this winter to increase your physical fitness?


Do you barbecue during the winter months?


What's the most amount of money you've won on a lottery ticket, such as Lotto 6/49?


Do you feel an increase in Colchester County's tipping fees at the Kemptown balefill facility is justified?

Recent survey

How many cups of coffee do you buy each day?

  • 17% One
  • 13% Two
  • 8% Three
  • 1% Four or more
  • 61% I don’t buy coffee

Are you watching any of the 2015 Canada Games coverage?

  • 7% Yes
  • 93% No

Do you agree with the province’s decision to remove the deferral policy that allows seniors to decline a long-term care bed but remain on the waiting list?

  • 53% Yes
  • 31% No
  • 16% I don't know

What’s your favourite social media platform?

  • 62% Facebook
  • 10% Twitter
  • 0% Instagram
  • 0% Snapchat
  • 28% Other

Would you be in favour of DNR lifting a ban that prohibits Sunday hunting in Nova Scotia.

  • 26% Yes
  • 74% No

Have you or do you plan to participate in any Family Violence Prevention week activities?

  • 3% Yes
  • 81% No
  • 16% Maybe

What are you doing to celebrate African Heritage Month?

  • 10% Learning more about African history through books, movies or other resources
  • 3% Attending special cultural events
  • 87% I'm not doing anything to celebrate

Have you been watching CBC’s mini-series The Book of Negroes that was filmed in four locations in Nova Scotia?

  • 50% Yes
  • 50% No

Are you planning to spend time with family on the first annual Heritage Day Feb. 16?

  • 50% Yes
  • 38% No
  • 12% I'm not sure

Do you have a fire hydrant outside your home, and if so, do you clear the snow away from it?

  • 8% Yes, it's something I'm diligent about
  • 0% I'll clear away from it every so often
  • 18% I can't be bothered, it's not my job
  • 74% I don't have one outside my home