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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

24 | 07 | 2016

CANADIANS LOOK INTO THE FUTURE

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our recent nationwide survey, we asked Canadians to tell us whether they thought a […]

By: Abacus
10 | 07 | 2016

HOW BIG ARE CANADIAN REGIONAL DIFFERENCES ON QUESTIONS OF MORALITY?

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest nationwide survey included questions on what people consider to be morally acceptable […]

By: Abacus
10 | 07 | 2016

COMPARING CANADIAN MEN & WOMEN ON QUESTIONS OF MORALITY

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest nationwide survey included questions on what people consider to be morally acceptable […]

By: Abacus
09 | 07 | 2016

CANADIANS’ MORAL COMPASS SET DIFFERENTLY FROM THAT OF OUR NEIGHBOURS TO THE SOUTH

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Recently, the Gallup organization in the US updated a series of questions they have […]

By: Abacus
06 | 07 | 2016

MARIJUANA POLICY: CANADIANS PUT EMPHASIS ON SAFETY, TESTING, EDUCATION

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest nationwide survey included questions related to the federal government’s announced plan to […]

By: Abacus
05 | 07 | 2016

New report finds convenience, innovation and trust behind 84 per cent approval rating of banks in Canada

The Canadian Bankers Association (CBA) today released a new report from Abacus Data which found that 84 per cent of […]

By: Abacus
22 | 06 | 2016

GOVERNMENT APPROVAL HITS NEW HIGH OF 56% AS HOUSE RISES

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest nationwide survey included some of our recurring measures about the state of […]

By: Abacus
14 | 06 | 2016

CANADIANS ENTHUSIASTIC ABOUT SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our latest survey of Canadian public opinion we included a few questions about […]

By: Abacus
08 | 06 | 2016

SUPPORT FOR SITE C REMAINS BROAD

A new Abacus Data poll shows that a large majority of residents of British Columbia support or say they can […]

By: Abacus
01 | 06 | 2016

Raptors, NHL playoffs, or the Jays: What sport were Canadians following more closely in May?

By Claire Gummo With the Raptors’ exciting Eastern Conference run officially at a close, we asked Canadians how closely they […]

By: Abacus
28 | 05 | 2016

SIX MONTHS AFTER ELECTION, PM TRUDEAU WELL REGARDED BY MOST CANADIANS

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest survey of Canadian public opinion shows broadly positive impressions of Prime Minister […]

By: Abacus
26 | 05 | 2016

A WARMING ECONOMY? PERCEPTIONS ABOUT THE HEALTH OF THE CANADIAN ECONOMY IMPROVE

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Our latest survey of Canadian public opinion suggests that Canadians are feeling better, gradually, […]

By: Abacus

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