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

Are you looking forward to a meal of fresh local lobster which will be landing on shore later this week?

  • 59% Yes
  • 20% No
  • 20% I don't like seafood

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Have you had a feed of lobster yet this season?

Survey

Did you plant a tree to celebrate Arbour Day?

Survey

Do you think maximum speed limits should be increased on 100 series highways?

Survey

How often do you shop in downtown Truro?

Survey

With the current economic climate, how secure do you feel your job is?

Recent survey

When was the last time you donated to the Colchester Food Bank?

  • 5% Within the last week
  • 14% Within the last month
  • 17% More than a month ago
  • 25% More than six months ago
  • 20% More than a year ago
  • 19% Never

Will you attend outdoor festivals/concerts in the region this summer?

  • 14% Yes, as many as I can get to
  • 21% Maybe one or two
  • 65% No, not interested

Have you purchased any flower or vegetable transplants from local garden centres yet?

  • 42% Yes
  • 25% No
  • 15% I plan to
  • 18% I don’t garden

Do you enjoy sport fishing as a hobby?

  • 41% Yes
  • 44% No
  • 15% I've never tried it

How often do you fish?

  • 9% At least weekly in the summer
  • 9% Once a month during fishing season
  • 26% Rarely
  • 56% Never

When will you retire?

  • 2% Within a few months
  • 3% In another year
  • 14% Within five years
  • 9% Six to 10 years
  • 13% More than 10 years
  • 18% More than 20 years
  • 41% I am retired

Do you vote during elections?

  • 73% I vote every election
  • 0% I vote for municipal elections only
  • 10% I vote in provincial and federal elections
  • 17% I never vote

Are you following th NHL playoffs?

  • 11% Yes, I keep up with all of them
  • 13% I follow my favourite team only
  • 13% I watch some of it
  • 63% I'm not interested

Do your summer plans include travelling?

  • 41% Yes, within Nova Scotia
  • 10% Yes, within Canada
  • 16% Yes, to the United States
  • 4% Yes, internationally
  • 29% No, I will not be travelling

How will you spend the upcoming Victoria Day long weekend?

  • 11% Travelling
  • 5% Camping
  • 22% Visting friends and relatives
  • 0% Attending community events
  • 62% Other