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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

18 | 10 | 2015

Final #elxn42 poll: What do Canadians think about the leaders?

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto The three main party leaders have been a huge part of the story of […]

By: Abacus
18 | 10 | 2015

Final #elxn42 Poll: Expected Winner and Best Performing Leader

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Throughout the campaign, we’ve been keeping an eye on how voters are predicting the […]

By: Abacus
18 | 10 | 2015

Final #elxn42 Poll: Who voted at advance polls?

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our final survey of the election campaign, we interviewed just over 900 people […]

By: Abacus
08 | 10 | 2015

The Case for Change vs. The Case for No Change

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Canadians split on whether the country is on the right track 37% of Canadians […]

By: Abacus
07 | 10 | 2015

Election 2015: Blue vs. Red; Orange flagging.

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Liberals continue to edge upward, NDP downward In our latest horserace numbers, the Conservatives […]

By: Abacus
29 | 09 | 2015

The Battle for the Change Vote

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Three out of four voters want change: but what does that mean? We asked […]

By: Abacus
28 | 09 | 2015

NDP facing headwinds as support drops in Quebec.

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest nationwide poll, only 5 points separates the Conservatives (32%) Liberals (29%) […]

By: Abacus
16 | 09 | 2015

Platforms strengths & weaknesses entering the second half of Election 42

CPC wins on security, struggling on economy. NDP has strength in Quebec, but soft on taxes, jobs elsewhere Liberals competitive […]

By: Abacus
15 | 09 | 2015

The Race for 24 Sussex

Mulcair most popular, but has lost ground Trudeau’s campaign shows good results Harper negatives hit new high By Bruce Anderson […]

By: Abacus
14 | 09 | 2015

Desire for change intensifies, and battle for “change vote” tightens

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto The mood of the country continued to deteriorate and the desire for change grew […]

By: Abacus
04 | 09 | 2015

Research Note: Who are the undecided voters?

By David Coletto In our latest survey (completed August 26 to 28), 24% of respondents said they were undecided about […]

By: Abacus
01 | 09 | 2015

Election 2015: The Politics of a Soft Economy

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Only 35% believe the country is heading in the right direction, while 33% say […]

By: Abacus

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