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

Do you think it is socially acceptable to make major life announcements such as engagements, births, deaths or others to close friends through social media such as Twitter or Facebook?

  • 23% Yes
  • 42% No
  • 33% Sometimes, depends on the announcement.

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Do you celebrate Canada Day?


Are you surprised by the U.K. vote to leave the European Union?


Are you a fan of the Trailer Park Boys?


Have you ever visited the Elizabeth Bishop House in Great Village?


How do you feel about a street or building in Cole Harbour being named in honour of Sidney Crosby?

Recent survey

Are you a beach-goer in the summer?

  • 36% Yes
  • 64% No

Do you plan to use the new Colchester East Hants Public Library when it opens this summer?

  • 48% Yes
  • 52% No

How would you rate your spring?

  • 28% Good
  • 4% Great
  • 8% Excellent
  • 60% Terrible

Have you ever adopted an animal from the SPCA?

  • 45% Yes
  • 55% No

Have you ever used the Cat ferry from Yarmouth to Maine?

  • 8% Yes
  • 92% No

What do you think of Truro’s ranking of 218th in a recent Best Places to Live in Canada poll?

  • 16% Seems high
  • 38% Seems low
  • 46% Seems about right

How often do you buy lottery tickets?

  • 2% Daily
  • 48% Weekly
  • 34% Rarely
  • 16% Never

What is your favourite food to barbecue?

  • 42% Hot dogs/Hamburgers
  • 38% Steak
  • 5% Chicken
  • 3% Fish
  • 12% Other

Do you have a backyard fire pit?

  • 48% Yes
  • 52% No

Have you ever checked ou the tidal bore in Lower Truro?

  • 62% Yes
  • 38% No