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

Prince Charles and Camilla will be visiting Halifax and Pictou on May 18 and 19. Do plan on attending events that coincide with their visit?

  • 3% Yes
  • 9% Maybe
  • 87% No

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Would you support the construction of an overpass for bicyclists and pedestrians linking Truro and Truro Heights roads?

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When Christmas gift shopping this year did recyclable or reduced packaging play a role in your purchasing decisions?

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Do you plan on travelling south this winter?

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Do you enjoy Christmas music?

  • 23% Can't get enough
  • 57% Like some tunes
  • 20% Can't stand it

Do you prefer white or multi-coloured Christmas lights?

  • 46% White
  • 54% Multi-coloured

Has the price of electricity impacted your exterior holiday decorating choices?

  • 37% Yes
  • 18% Somewhat, I used fewer lights
  • 45% No

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

  • 50% Curling
  • 3% Hockey
  • 14% Downhill or cross-country skiing
  • 3% Snowboarding
  • 3% Skating
  • 27% Other

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

  • 24% Yes
  • 54% No
  • 22% I need more information

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

  • 3% Within the last week
  • 13% Within the last month
  • 32% Sometime within the last year
  • 52% More than a year ago
  • 0% Never

Do you plan to attend a Christmas Eve church service?

  • 34% Yes
  • 53% No
  • 13% Maybe

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

  • 33% Yes
  • 51% No
  • 16% Undecided

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