National Press Releases & Articles


Liberals lead in Québec

| Filed under: National, Nova Scotia, Quebec

Toronto, June 14th, 2019 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1471 Québec voters 18 or older, a third (32%) say they would vote for the Liberals if a federal election were held today.

Les libéraux mènent au Québec

| Filed under: National, Quebec

Toronto, le 14 juin 2019 – Lors d’un sondage d'opinion publique mené par le Forum Poll ™ auprès de 1 471 électeurs québécois âgés de 18 ans et plus, un tiers (32%) ont déclaré qu'ils voteraient pour les libéraux si des élections fédérales avaient lieu aujourd'hui.

Canadians are divided on when to implement the trade deal

| Filed under: National

Toronto, June 7th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1633 Canadian voters, half (51%) say they want to implement the trade deal with the United States and Mexico now while the other half (49%) of Canadians want to wait to implement the trade deal until after the election in October.

Conservatives Lead, But the Gap Is Narrowing

| Filed under: National

Toronto, June 11th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1633 Canadian voters, amongst those decided and leaning, a third (34%) say they would support the Conservatives if an election were held today.

A Third of Canadians Feeling Negatively About Job Security

| Filed under: National

Toronto, June 5th, 2019 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1633 Canadians 18 or older, a third (BTM2: 32%) are feeling very negatively about their current job security, with about one-fifth (17%) saying that they’re feeling very negatively about their job security right now.

Raptors Playoff Run Bringing in New Fans…

| Filed under: National, Ontario, Toronto

Toronto, June 10th, 2019 – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1633 Canadians 18 or older, 4 in 10 (38%) say, yes, they have watched the Raptors on television during the 2019 playoffs, while just under two-thirds (62%) say they have not.

Carbon Tax Pushing Conservatives to Vote

| Filed under: National

Toronto, June 6th – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1633 Canadian voters, nearly half (45%) are opposed to the carbon tax, one-quarter (27%) are neither in favour nor opposed to it, and about one-quarter (28%) say they are in favour of the carbon tax

Overall? Transit Riders are Fairly Satisfied

| Filed under: National

Toronto, May 29th, 2019 - In a random sampling of public opinion taken by the Forum Poll™ among 1936 randomly selected transit users in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, and Montreal 16 years of age and older, transit users in Montreal (TOP2: 76%) and Vancouver (TOP2: 73%) are generally the most satisfied with their city’s transit system.

Canadians and Smoke-Free Alternatives

| Filed under: National

Toronto, May 22nd — In a random sampling of public opinion taken by Forum Research among 1082 Canadians 19 years of age or older, on behalf of Rothmans, Benson & Hedges, over half (56%) of respondents who smoke regularly or occasionally, and have never used tobacco reduced risk products, plan to change from smoking cigarettes. 4 in 10 (44%) do not plan on changing.

Of those that understand the SNC situation, more than half say it will impact their vote

| Filed under: National

Toronto, May 1st – In a random sampling of public opinion taken by The Forum Poll™ among 1595 Canadian voters, just over half of voters (TOP2: 52%), down 7 points since March (March 1: (TOP2) 59%), say the SNC-Lavalin situation will have an impact on their vote in the upcoming federal election