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 Canadian Cardinal Marc Ouellet will become the next pope?

  • 26% Yes
  • 73% No

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Should UPEI president Alaa Abd-El Aziz be reinstated for another five-year term at the university.


Are you disappointed that no one else came forward to challenge Wade MacLauchlan for the Liberal leadership?

Recent survey

Target has announced that it will close its stores across Canada by early June. What do you think is at the heart of the closures in Canada?

  • 29% They opened too many stores too fast.
  • 23% Quality of merchandise is not up to standard with their U.S. stores.
  • 34% Prices are too high compared to their U.S. stores.
  • 14% Too much competition from other big box stores, like Walmart.

Who do you think will win the riding of Egmont in the federal election scheduled for Oct. 19?

  • 21% Dr. Herb Dickieson (NDP)
  • 39% Robert Morrissey (Liberal)
  • 40% Gail Shea (Conservative)

NDP leader Mike Redmond wants to turn Fanningbank, the lieutenant governor's official residence, into a provincial museum. Do you think this is a good idea?

  • 35% Yes
  • 65% No

Rob Lantz says there needs to be a moratorium on school closures in the province. Do you agree?

  • 37% Yes
  • 63% No

With winter now settling in here on P.E.I., will you be traveling somewhere warm?

  • 27% Yes
  • 73% No

What should independent MLA Olive Crane do in the upcoming provincial election?

  • 13% She should run as a Progressive Conservative candidate.
  • 13% She should run as a Liberal candidate.
  • 20% She should run as an independent candidate.
  • 54% She shouldn't run at all.

Montague Town Council has decided to cancel its New Year's Levee celebration for the next three years. Do you think New Year's Levees are as popular as they once were?

  • 20% Yes
  • 80% No

Have you broken your New Year's resolution yet?

  • 32% Yes
  • 68% No

Do you plan to make a New Year's resolution?

  • 23% Yes
  • 77% No

Out of the options provided The Guardian has chosen Robert Ghiz's resignation as the News Story of the Year. Which story would you have chosen?

  • 28% Deadly and tragic fire in Charlottetown kills three teens.
  • 10% Lengthy and emotional debate over deep-water wells and P.E.I.’s future water supply.
  • 31% Shocking double homicide in eastern P.E.I.
  • 18% Sewing needles found in potatoes.
  • 13% Robert Ghiz resignation.