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Finding Parity: Canadian Opinions About Women in Politics

By David Coletto In partnership with Equal Voice and in recognition of International Women’s Day and Equal Voice’s Daughters of the Vote initiative, we conducted a national survey of over 2,100 Canadian adults and asked them a range of questions about their views and perceptions about women in politics. Here are the top 5 findings
Finding Parity: Canadian Opinions About Women in Politics

Is Prime Minister Trudeau losing the Millennials?

By David Coletto Recently, a CBC opinion journalist asserted that Millennials had “finally fallen out of love” with Justin Trudeau because of his decision not to pursue electoral reform. The argument was that electoral reform was so important to Millennials that this breach of faith was a final straw in the relationship. Millennials are those
Is Prime Minister Trudeau losing the Millennials?

Federal Politics More Competitive; Reviews of Trudeau Trump Meeting Are Positive

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto The Canadian political dynamic is more competitive, largely because of shifting results in Ontario: where the Liberal brand has lost a bit of appeal and we see strengthening interest in the Conservatives.  In BC, the Liberals remain well ahead, but the NDP have picked up some ground in the
Federal Politics More Competitive; Reviews of Trudeau Trump Meeting Are Positive

Is Kevin O’Leary the Winner Conservatives Are Looking For?

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Last week, we surveyed several thousand Canadians and asked them questions about some of the prominent names in the Conservative leadership race (O’Leary, Bernier, Raitt, Leitch, and Scheer).  We also explored for perceptions of some of the names that come up most often in discussions about the NDP leadership.
Is Kevin O’Leary the Winner Conservatives Are Looking For?

Matters of Opinion 2017: 8 Things We Learned About Politics, The News, and The Internet

By Mark Blevis & David Coletto In August 2016, we explored how Canadians use the internet to discuss and debate politics, get their news, and what role Facebook plays in our news habits, opinions, and participation in public affairs and public policy.  We collected 60 pages of data and learned a lot about these topics
Matters of Opinion 2017: 8 Things We Learned About Politics, The News, and The Internet

Abacus Data is looking for a Summer Student or Intern

Summer Student or Summer Internship Location: Ottawa, ON Description: Full-time, 4-month contract (May 2017 thru August 2017) Compensation: $20.00/hour – 37.5 hours per week Role: Abacus Data is looking for an energetic, self-starting university student who is looking for a summer placement or internship based in Ottawa to support the senior research team. As a

What Stirs Canadian Pride, The Full List

In our final survey of the year, and as the country prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, we decided to explore what makes Canadians proud of their country. To do this, we came up with a wide-ranging list of 78 different items, realizing that we could have had an almost infinite list of ideas to

Values, Places, and Brands…What Stirs Canadian Pride

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our final survey of the year, and as the country prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, we decided to explore what makes Canadians proud of their country. To do this, we came up with a wide-ranging list of 78 different items, realizing that we could have had an
Values, Places, and Brands…What Stirs Canadian Pride

Idealism, Music, Hockey…The People who Stir Canadian Pride

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our final survey of the year, and as the country prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, we decided to explore what makes Canadians proud of their country. To do this, we came up with a wide-ranging list of 78 different items, realizing that we could have had an
Idealism, Music, Hockey…The People who Stir Canadian Pride

The True North, Friendly & Free: What makes us proud to be Canadian

By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto In our final survey of the year, and as the country prepares to celebrate its 150th birthday, we decided to explore what makes Canadians proud of their country. To do this, we came up with a wide-ranging list of 78 different items, realizing that we could have had an
The True North, Friendly & Free: What makes us proud to be Canadian
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