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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

14 | 01 | 2016

The Economy & National Politics?

Economic concerns are rising. Political preferences fairly stable. LPC 45%, CPC 28%, NDP 17% By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto […]

By: Abacus
09 | 12 | 2015

What do Canadians think should be done about ISIS?

Canadians are unsure bombing will work, hesitant about sending troops, and think a ground war may be needed. By Bruce […]

By: Abacus
07 | 12 | 2015

Early Handicapping of the CPC Leadership Race: MacKay on top

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our most recent nationwide public opinion survey, we tested support levels for 9 […]

By: Abacus
01 | 12 | 2015

Financial Literacy in Canada: Trust and Sources of Information

By Bruce Anderson, Chairman, Abacus Data Research Objectives In June, Canada launched its first-ever National Strategy for Financial Literacy and […]

By: Abacus
30 | 11 | 2015

Job Approval of the New Government: 51% approve vs. 19% disapprove

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Remarkably Few Unhappy with New Government While less than half of Canadian voters marked […]

By: Abacus
30 | 11 | 2015

How Financially Literate are Canadians?

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Research Objectives In June, Canada launched its first-ever National Strategy for Financial Literacy and […]

By: Abacus
29 | 11 | 2015

Canadian Politics: Broad Support for New Government

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto 1 in 2 say they Would Vote Liberal Tomorrow In our latest nationwide poll, […]

By: Abacus
27 | 11 | 2015

Our Values & Our Money

By Bruce Anderson Research Objectives In June, Canada launched its first-ever National Strategy for Financial Literacy and the country is […]

By: Abacus
26 | 11 | 2015

Financial Goals and Know How

By Bruce Anderson Research Objectives In June, Canada launched its first-ever National Strategy for Financial Literacy and the country is […]

By: Abacus
26 | 11 | 2015

Final NL Poll: Liberals heading for a big win.

By David Coletto & Bruce Anderson The Newfoundland and Labrador Liberal Party would win big if the election were held […]

By: Abacus
20 | 11 | 2015

NL Election 2015: Windsor Lake – Liberal Cathy Bennett leads Ryan Cleary by 58 points.

By David Coletto VOCM News commissioned Abacus Data to conduct surveys in four provincial electoral districts. Today, we report the […]

By: Abacus
19 | 11 | 2015

NL Election 2015: Mount Pearl North – Liberal Randy Simms leads PC candidate and Deputy Premier Steve Kent by 17 points

By David Coletto VOCM News commissioned Abacus Data to conduct surveys in four provincial electoral districts. Today, we report the […]

By: Abacus

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