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

21 | 08 | 2014

Federal Politics without a BQ?

By Bruce Anderson and David Coletto Our first past the post elections can be won or lost on movements of […]

By: David
06 | 08 | 2014

Macleans: Why Stephen Harper has reason to celebrate CETA

Although major work remains, here’s why the PM can highlight this trade deal between Canada and Europe John Geddes August […]

By: David
03 | 07 | 2014

Ontario polls show how it should be done

The polls were not exactly the miss they have been made out to be. What’s more, some polls provided good […]

By: David
11 | 06 | 2014

From one pollster to another: Stop trying to predict elections

Bruce Anderson Globe and Mail June 11, 2014 For 30 years, I’ve designed and analyzed public opinion surveys. I’ve done […]

By: David
30 | 05 | 2014

Abacus Data Releases Major New Study of Canadian Millennials

Starting this week, The Globe and Mail will reporting on some of the results of a new study of Canadians […]

By: David
27 | 05 | 2014

Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals hold small lead over Hudak’s PCs in Ontario election campaign: new poll

National Post Staff and Canadian Press | May 27, 2014 | Last Updated: May 27 10:44 AM ET Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals have a small […]

By: David
26 | 05 | 2014

Abacus Data, Sun News Network to release weekly Ontario polling data

TORONTO and OTTAWA, May 23, 2014 /CNW/ – Each week until the conclusion of the Ontario election campaign, Sun News Network along with its polling partner […]

By: David
05 | 05 | 2014

David Coletto on CFRA Radio’s the Lunch Bunch

On Monday May 5, Abacus CEO David Coletto joined Rick Gibbons and Graham Richardson on 580 CFRA’s The Lunch Bunch […]

By: David
30 | 03 | 2014

Canadians not keen on another Afghanistan

OTTAWA – A majority of Canadians are proud of the men and women who fought in Afghanistan, but would be […]

By: David
16 | 03 | 2014

Broadbent Institute: Poll shows deep unease among Millennials and Boomers

A poll conducted by Abacus Data for the Broadbent Institute shows deep unease with economic policies tilted more to the […]

By: David
16 | 03 | 2014

Liberal support strong despite Tory attacks: Poll

BY DAVID AKIN ,NATIONAL BUREAU CHIEF OTTAWA — Despite a steady barrage of Conservative radio ads attacking Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau […]

By: David
31 | 01 | 2014

New Poll: The Canadian Economy and the Politics Behind It

According to a new national survey conducted from January 14 to 18, 2014 by public opinion firm Abacus Data, more […]

By: David

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