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 feel there are enough organized activities for youth in Colchester County during March break?

  • 34% Yes
  • 66% No

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Are fuel costs prompting you to staycation close to home this summer instead of travelling longer distances?

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What is your favourite summer berry?

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Are you planning to attend this year’s Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Bible Hill from Aug. 19 to 23?

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When was the last time you enjoyed a live performance, such as a musical act or play?

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Which provincial exhibitions do you plan on attending this summer?

Recent 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
  • 17% I don’t care

What has been the best part of summer so far?

  • 10% Travelling
  • 6% Visiting friends and family for the first time in years
  • 3% Participating in outdoor activities
  • 60% Enjoying the hot weather
  • 21% Other

How do you feel about the decision to not have a parade as part of this year's Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition in Bible Hill?

  • 35% It's disappointing. I always enjoyed seeing it.
  • 30% It doesn't bother me because I never watched it.
  • 35% I don't care either way.

Have you ever attended any musical theatre performances involving area youth?

  • 11% Yes, I go to my children's school musicals.
  • 31% Yes, I watch whatever ones I can get to.
  • 5% No, but I intend to.
  • 53% No, I have no interest in the arts.

How often do you use social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram?

  • 36% Multiple times a day
  • 9% Once a day
  • 7% A couple times a week
  • 9% Rarely
  • 39% I don't use social media sites

Do you plan on attending Atlantic Grand Circuit Week events at Truro Raceway next week?

  • 2% Yes, all of them
  • 5% Might get to a few races
  • 93% No, not my thing

Do you plan to attend any Brookfield Homecoming festivities this weekend?

  • 0% Yes
  • 92% No
  • 8% Maybe

Do you agree with the decision of Archie Comics to kill off main character Archie in the Life With Archie series?

  • 11% Yes
  • 63% No
  • 26% I don’t read comics

What is your favorite brand of tea?

  • 20% King Cole
  • 0% Lipton
  • 6% Morse's
  • 1% PG Tips
  • 38% Red Rose
  • 6% Twining's
  • 29% Other

Which non-profit organization do you contribute to, financially or through volunteer efforts?

  • 6% Cancer society
  • 6% Diabetes society
  • 0% Arthritis society
  • 6% Kidney foundation
  • 82% Other