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

The provincial government recently filed a statement of claim against 13 tobacco companies and the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers' Council seeking to recoup health care costs associated with smoking. They also have about $7 million invested in tobacco companies through the master trust. Do you think government should be investing in the tobacco industry while suing them?

  • 10% Yes
  • 90% No

Recent survey

Which summer concert festival will you be attending this summer?

  • 7% Canada Day Concert Festival
  • 6% Cavendish Beach Music Festival
  • 3% Founder's Week Festival featuring Shania Twain
  • 3% All of them
  • 81% None of them

On a scale from 1 to 5, with 1 being the lowest, how would you rate the provincial budget brought down on Wednesday by Finance Minister Wes Sheridan?

  • 62% 1
  • 16% 2
  • 9% 3
  • 5% 4
  • 8% 5

Do you think the remaining professional development days for this school year at Island schools should be eliminated to make up for time lost due to school closures for storm days?

  • 70% Yes
  • 30% No

Do you plan to attend any of the East Coast Music Week events?

  • 13% Yes
  • 87% No

Will you play a prank on someone for April Fool's Day?

  • 21% Yes
  • 79% No

The Charlottetown Islanders first Quebec Major Junior Hockey League season came to an end Thursday night. How would you rate the first year under the new ownership?

  • 33% Disappointed with the on-ice results, but like the direction the team is heading.
  • 31% Another losing season, it seems like we’ve been rebuilding for a long time.
  • 36% I don’t follow the team.

On a scale from 1 to 5, with 1 being the worst and 5 the best, how would you rate the winter of 2013-2014 on P.E.I.?

  • 35% 1
  • 19% 2
  • 17% 3
  • 11% 4
  • 18% 5

Lawrence MacAulay is now the longest serving federal politician in Island history, serving 25 years, three months and 29 days. Should there be a limit on how many terms a politician can serve?

  • 55% Yes
  • 45% No

A Charlottetown convenience store has posted a sign advising people wearing hooded sweatshirts to take their hoods down before entering the store. Do you think this is fair?

  • 89% Yes. Hoodies seem to be the disguise used during robberies lately and hopefully this will help deter would-be criminals.
  • 11% No. This isn't fair to customers, not everyone wearing a hoodie is a criminal.

Should our two Island athletes, Billy Bridges and Mark Arendz, who both came home with medals from the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi, Russia, be awarded the Order of P.E.I.?

  • 35% Yes, Premier Ghiz should give them medals just like he did Heather Moyse.
  • 40% Yes, but proper procedure should be followed.
  • 25% No