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

Would you like to try touring downtown Truro on a battery powered, two-wheel segway?

  • 27% Yes
  • 61% No
  • 11% Maybe

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If you are considering learning a new winter sport this year what would it be?

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Do you feel a mother who swore in front of the Wentworth Consolidated School principal should be banned from the property?

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When was the last time you watched a movie in the theatre?

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Do you plan to attend a Christmas Eve church service?

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Will you attend a church service as part of your Christmas celebrations this year?

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Should Nova Scotia establish a law that requires winter tires be installed on all vehicles used during winter months?

  • 58% Yes
  • 40% No
  • 2% I don’t know

What type of ornaments do you prefer to decorate with for the holidays?

  • 52% Purchased
  • 8% Handmade
  • 4% Natural
  • 0% Recycled
  • 36% I don’t decorate

What main course will you be serving for Christmas dinner?

  • 88% Turkey
  • 4% Ham
  • 1% Pork
  • 1% Beef
  • 6% Seafood

Do you have a family doctor?

  • 75% Yes, in Colchester County.
  • 10% Yes, but I have to travel outside of Colchester County.
  • 15% No

Do you have your Christmas tree up yet?

  • 20% Yes
  • 80% No

How much do you plan to spend on Christmas shopping?

  • 20% Between $100 and 200
  • 27% Between $200 and $500
  • 18% Between $500 and $1,000
  • 18% Between $1,000 and 2,000
  • 17% More than $2,000

Are you concerned about crosswalk safety in Truro?

  • 36% Yes
  • 64% No

How will you be sending season’s greetings this year?

  • 39% Canada Post mail
  • 19% Email
  • 0% Courier
  • 4% Singing telegram
  • 17% In person
  • 21% I’m not sending any

What is your favourite way to pay for purchases?

  • 31% Cash
  • 25% Credit card
  • 38% Interact
  • 2% Paypal
  • 4% Bartering

Do you belong to a fitness centre, such as Goodlife or the Rath Eastlink Community Centre?

  • 8% Yes
  • 8% No, because I work out at home or with an independent instructor
  • 61% No, because I can't afford to
  • 23% I have no interest in exercise