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 | 11 | 2010

Majority of Canadians Believe the Recession is Not Over

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that six in ten Canadians said that the economic recession in Canada is […]

By: David
15 | 11 | 2010

Canadiens and Canucks Favourites to Win Stanley Cup

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that over four in ten Canadians say they are hockey fans.  When hockey […]

By: David
12 | 11 | 2010

Canadians Willing to Spend More for Socially Responsible Products

A new Abacus Data National Poll sponsored by the Corporate and Community Social Responsibility Conference at Algonquin College on November […]

By: David
09 | 11 | 2010

Toronto Sun: Volunteer firefighters deserve tax break: Poll

By BRIAN LILLEY, PARLIAMENTARY BUREAU November 9, 2010 OTTAWA – Canadians say they are willing to give volunteer firefighters a tax […]

By: David
09 | 11 | 2010

Almost Seven in Ten Canadians Support Federal Tax Credit for Volunteer Firefighters

A new independent Abacus Data National Poll commissioned by the Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs finds that almost seven in […]

By: David
04 | 11 | 2010

Edmonton Sun: Voters in Canada pessimistic, says poll

By BRIAN LILLEY, PARLIAMENTARY BUREAU November 3, 2010 OTTAWA – One in four Canadians say they are mad as hell and […]

By: David
04 | 11 | 2010

National Poll: Tories lead Liberals by 8 points

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that the federal Conservatives hold an 8-point lead over the federal Liberal Party. […]

By: David
04 | 11 | 2010

Canadians Think The Next Generation Will Not Be Better Off Than Their Own

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that the recession has soured Canadians’ mood.  The optimism of  three or four […]

By: David
03 | 11 | 2010

Canadians and the UN Security Council

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that while Canadians believe it is important for Canada to have a seat […]

By: David
03 | 11 | 2010

Methodology of the Abacus Data National Poll

Over the next few weeks, we are going to be releasing a number of studies from an omnibus survey we […]

By: David
03 | 11 | 2010

Canadians Split on F-35 Jet Purchase

A new Abacus Data National Poll finds that Canadians are divided on whether the federal government’s plan to purchase 65 […]

By: David
25 | 10 | 2010

Making Polls Relevant: Confessions of a pollster

Today in the Times and Transcript, Alec Bruce argues the news media’s attention to polls has weakened the relevance of political […]

By: David

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