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

It will take five to seven years for midwifery to be offered in the public health-care system in this province, but about a year if someone wants to pay for the service in the private sector. Do you think it should be sooner?

  • 74% Yes, midwives have been around for a long time
  • 11% No, it takes time to develop regulations
  • 8% It’s somewhat too long
  • 3% Undecided
  • 2% What’s a midwife?

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Do you think the province should close 54 libraries to save money?


Do you agree that the Deficit Levy should be taken directly from people’s paycheques?


Do you think airlines discriminate against obese passengers?


Should all levels of government facilitate refugees being enabled to work in their respective professions?


Should regulations be tightened up to allow more Newfoundlanders and Labradorians access to offshore jobs?

Recent survey

Do you think the resignations of Ed Martin and the entire board of Nalcor will improve the project’s prospects?

  • 26% Yes
  • 35% No
  • 6% Partially
  • 33% It’s already beyond salvation

Will you attend any of the upcoming anti-austerity budget protests?

  • 46% Yes
  • 54% No

Should the vote on the budget in the House of Assembly be a free vote?

  • 86% Yes
  • 14% No

Has the budget made you think about moving away?

  • 71% Yes
  • 29% No

The “2015 Canadian UFO Survey: an analysis of UFO reports in Canada” reports there were nine UFOs spotted in Newfoundland and Labrador last year, four more than 2014. Have you ever seen one?

  • 23% Yes
  • 53% No
  • 24% Don't believe in 'em

How would you describe the provincial budget brought down Thursday by Finance Minister Cathy Bennett?

  • 3% Terrific
  • 9% Good
  • 16% Awful
  • 72% Disastrous

Do you agree with the new law, passed Wednesday in the House of Assembly, that a person does not need to undergo sex-reassignment surgery before getting their gender marker changed on a birth certificate or marriage registration?

  • 34% Yes
  • 66% No

Will Thursday’s provincial budget break promises made by the Liberals during last fall’s election?

  • 3% Yes, probably one
  • 90% Yes, likely more than one
  • 3% No
  • 4% It’s impossible to predict

Is the Canada Revenue Agency doing enough to catch tax dodgers?

  • 10% Yes
  • 90% No

Has spring sprung or do you think we have more snow ahead?

  • 40% Yes, it's here
  • 60% No, more snow's a' coming