Richard Jenkins

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A National Purposes is Needed on the Question of International Aid

Aid for international development is a hard sell to domestic audiences but the need for it is unlikely to go away. A significant new survey from the …

Canada

Image of Pollsters Improves in Canada [Insights West]

Good news for us involved in public opinion research. Despite the occasional negative press spurned by poll <i>failures</i>, pollsters improved their …

Canada

A country of free-traders?

Trump’s threat to cancel NAFTA and the series of negotiations that the threat spurred, has been one of the most important issues facing Canada. In …

Globalization

Getting High — the Growing Support for Legalizing Marijuana

The Government of Canada is not out of touch with Canadians when it comes to legalizing marijuana. In fact, a majority of Canadians have been in …

Cannabis

More election polls and fewer policy related polls in Q2

Elections in several provinces in Q2 contributed to a rise in the share of releases that were primarily about electoral/ party competition issues, …

Canada Consumer Confidence Edges Higher as Poloz Eyes Hike

Canadians shrugged off worries of a decline in housing prices to end last month with an increasingly positive mood about the economy.<p>The Bloomberg …

Canadians oppose sale of high tech firms to Chinese investors: poll

An overwhelming majority of Canadians oppose the sale of two domestic technology companies with military customers to Chinese investors and believe these takeovers should be a top priority for national-security reviews, according to a new public opinion survey.<p>Despite these concerns, a poll by …

Canada keeps the populist forces at bay

In his new book, <i>The Retreat of Western Liberalism</i>, Edward Luce points to spreading anti-government sentiment and populism (most boldly typified by U.S. President Donald Trump and Brexit) as symptoms that now threaten a collapse of the world order of democracy and reason. This analysis focuses …

Anxiety over Canadian housing costs cuts across class lines and geography: poll

OTTAWA — Feel like a house in your city is unaffordable? Apparently, you’re not alone.<p>A new poll suggests that just over two in five Canadians …

Majority of Canadians support replacing 24 Sussex: Nanos poll

He grew up at 24 Sussex Dr., but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau might want to consider tearing down his childhood home.<p>More than half of Canadians think the federal government should replace the prime minister's residence with a new building if it's cheaper than the estimated $38-million renovation, …

Canadians want Trudeau to stand up to Trump, but welcome a visit: Nanos poll

Most Canadians want Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to stand up to Donald Trump as a champion of progressive values and the international order, even if it strains Canada-U.S. relations, according to a new poll from Nanos Research Group.<p>A majority of Canadians also want Mr. Trudeau to invite Mr. …

Ontarians see real estate market getting stronger | The Star

The number who said they plan to sell also rose, to 15 per cent from 8 per cent year over year.<p>The gains follow an ebb in economic confidence last …

British Columbians More Uncertain About Future in Province

<i>Residents continue to have a hard time selecting the best head of government of the past three decades.</i><p>Vancouver, BC – On the eve of “BC Day”, most …

Nine-in-ten support tax on foreign buyers of Metro Vancouver homes, but doubt it will be very effective

Print this article Font size -16+<p><i>Vast majority say government should have stepped in sooner to cool the market</i><p><b>July 29, 2016 –</b> Under increasing …

NDP support up on P.E.I., while other parties slip, poll indicates

A new poll on P.E.I. indicates increased support for the NDP, while support for the Liberals, PC Party and Green Party has slipped over the past …

Canada

Globe and Mail readership reaches 7.4 million: survey

The Globe and Mail has a national readership of 7.4 million people across all platforms, counting weekly Globe and Mail print/digital readers and monthly Report on Business magazine print/digital readers.<p>The Globe also has the country's leading digital audience of 4.9 million readers a …

Trudeau (52%) leads all others combined in @niknanos's Preferred PM poll; Unsure: 17%; Ambrose: 16%; Mulcair: 9% https://t.co/H7Up1OXjxZ

Political scientists recommend against electoral reform referendum

The Special Committee on Electoral Reform resumed its deliberations Monday after a two-week break, hearing from three political science professors …

Canada

Canadians overwhelmingly think Brexit will be bad news: EKOS

Canadians overwhelmingly think that the United Kingdom’s eventual separation from the European Union will lead ultimately to negative consequences, …

CANADIANS LOOK INTO THE FUTURE

By Bruce Anderson & David ColettoIn our recent nationwide survey, we asked Canadians to tell us whether they thought a series of scenarios were …

News & Polls: All | Ipsos

Opinion Polls

But, just nine per cent of Canadians say they don’t buy Tim Hortons products, majority stop in regularly April 17,<p>Nearly half would like to see their …

Political Landscape Stable as Canadians Enjoy the Summer Weather

[Ottawa – July 21, 2016] Canada’s political landscape appears locked in place as Canadians begin turning their attention to their cabins and …

Canadian millennials think they have it tougher than past generations, and half of boomers agree

Print this article Font size -16+<p><i>One-in-three say people living in their parents’ homes longer is a bad thing; just one-in-five say it’s good</i><p><b>July 20,</b> …

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Canada

Canadian millennials believe they have it tougher than past generations: poll

An ever-increasing number of young people are living with their parents into their 20s and even 30s. But are more millennials living at home for …

Fifty-one per cent of Millennial investors prefer less market volatility over higher returns

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