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

With more information becoming available on hydraulic fracturing, and the Wheeler report about to be released to government, how do you feel about fracking?

  • 58% I never want it here
  • 7% I think it would be good for the economy
  • 18% I am undecided but have an open mind
  • 15% I don’t care

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Do you use coupons at the grocery store?


Do you barbecue during the winter?


Do you barbecue during the winter?


Are you pleased with Shubenacadie Sam's prediction of an early spring?


Who is your pick to win Sunday's Super Bowl?

Recent survey

Do you borrow books from the Truro library?

  • 35% Yes
  • 65% No

Have you ever been the victim of fraud?

  • 45% Yes
  • 55% No

Do you birdwatch?

  • 70% Yes
  • 30% No

Do you plan to watch the NHL all-star game/skills competition this weekend?

  • 11% Yes
  • 89% No

When was the last time you used Scotia Pool?

  • 12% This past week
  • 8% This past month
  • 32% It's been a year or more
  • 48% Never

Do you skate on outdoor rinks during the winter?

  • 22% Yes
  • 78% No

Do you prefer to watch movies at the theatre or at home?

  • 13% Theatre
  • 62% Home
  • 25% Depends on the movie

Do you shop at second-hand stores?

  • 75% Yes
  • 25% No

How many pets do you own?

  • 42% One
  • 38% Two
  • 4% Three
  • 16% More than three

What is your favourite winter activity?

  • 23% Skating
  • 2% Skiiing
  • 34% Walking
  • 41% Other