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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

25 | 11 | 2016

Canadian Perspectives on Funding Sports

By David Coletto In our latest national public opinion survey (conducted November 11 to 13), we explored public attitudes towards […]

By: Abacus
24 | 11 | 2016

Public perspectives on Canada’s oil resources

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest national public opinion survey (conducted November 11 to 13), given the […]

By: Abacus
21 | 11 | 2016

CBC/Toronto Star Poll: Canadian attitudes towards digital privacy and law enforcement

By David Coletto Abacus Data conducted a national survey for the Toronto Star and CBC News in October and November. […]

By: Abacus
21 | 11 | 2016

What keeps us awake: Top national issues

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest survey of national opinion, we explored the issues people are concerned […]

By: Abacus
16 | 11 | 2016

View of PM Trudeau drives support for his government

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest survey of national opinion, we explored more detailed assessments of Prime […]

By: Abacus
15 | 11 | 2016

Shock and Dismay: Canadians on Trump’s Victory

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest survey of national opinion, we explored reactions to the election of […]

By: Abacus
14 | 11 | 2016

In Defence Of My Craft: 2016 U.S. Election Polling Did Not Fail

Given all the debate and discussion about the performance of the polls in the U.S. Election, I couldn’t help but […]

By: Abacus
14 | 11 | 2016

Broad support continues for the Trudeau government

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest survey of national opinion, we explored views of Canadian politics, perceptions […]

By: Abacus
07 | 11 | 2016

TRUMP vs. CLINTON: What to expect Tuesday night

By David Coletto It’s almost over! Tomorrow night (hopefully), we will finally find out who will be the next American […]

By: Abacus
04 | 11 | 2016

Steve Kent is the early favourite to be the next NL PC Leader, but John Ottenheimer could be a threat

By David Coletto Our final release from the survey of 600 eligible voters we conducted for VOCM News focuses on […]

By: Abacus
03 | 11 | 2016

The economy remains the top issue in Newfoundland and Labrador

Concern about the budget deficit and Muskrat Falls up from last year. By David Coletto Yesterday we released new polling […]

By: Abacus
02 | 11 | 2016

It’s a close three-way race in Newfoundland and Labrador as 63% disapprove of the provincial government

By David Coletto On the eve of Dwight Ball and the NL Liberals’ one year election victory anniversary, Abacus Data […]

By: Abacus

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