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Our team regularly releases new polls and thought pieces on public affairs, marketing, and generational differences (including Canadian Millennials). We strive to generate high quality insights while being transparent and honest about our methods. You can access all our polls and insights on this page.


Thoughts + Findings

26 | 06 | 2015

NL Liberals lead as NDP surges past Tories into second place

By David Coletto According to a new VOCM-Abacus Data random telephone survey of 722 eligible voters in Newfoundland and Labrador […]

By: Abacus
03 | 06 | 2015

On Political Debates and Advertising

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto 19 million plan to watch leaders debate Just over 19 million Canadian adults (69%) […]

By: Abacus
02 | 06 | 2015

Up For Grabs: Federal Election 2015 a Toss-Up

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Conservatives shed 5 points, NDP up 4 Our latest horserace “who would you vote for […]

By: Abacus
19 | 05 | 2015

What Albertans think about their new government and energy issues.

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto We’ve completed an in depth survey among 1,000 residents of Alberta. This release deals […]

By: Abacus
17 | 05 | 2015

Alberta’s election was more about change, less about the NDP, say voters.

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto We’ve just completed a major, in depth survey among 1,000 residents of Alberta.  The […]

By: Abacus
14 | 05 | 2015

No regrets about election outcome, say Albertans in new poll

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto We have just completed a major, in depth survey among 1,000 residents of Alberta. […]

By: Abacus
30 | 04 | 2015

Budget propels Conservatives to 8 point lead

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Yesterday we released new polling data on how Canadians reacted to the Federal Budget […]

By: Abacus
29 | 04 | 2015

Federal Budget a Success for Conservatives

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest nationwide polling explored several topics, which we will post over the next […]

By: Abacus
20 | 04 | 2015

CIVIX Student Budget Consultation 2015 Results

High school students to Finance Minister Oliver: Balance the budget and increase spending on education, the environment, and healthcare Despite […]

By: Abacus
10 | 04 | 2015

Life, Work, and the Emerging Workforce Study

Young Canadians are more optimistic than pessimistic about the job market Most think their generation will live as well or […]

By: Abacus
27 | 03 | 2015

Liberals and Tories Tied as Harper’s Negatives Rise

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Along with our study on perceptions about the Hijab and Niqb released Wednesday, our […]

By: Abacus
25 | 03 | 2015

Niqabs, Hijabs, Anxiety and Accommodation

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto UPDATED at 12:15pm ET Our latest nationwide study of public opinion included questions about […]

By: Abacus

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