Mario Canseco

Return to pre-pandemic office life increasingly unlikely for B.C.

As we moved through the summer of 2021, and Canadians and British Columbians became more convinced that the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic was behind us, discussions about the “great restart” began...

Public support runs high for sidelining violence in hockey, poll finds

Almost a decade has passed since the moment when Canadians were compelled to reflect on how violent the game of hockey could be.   The video of Zdeno Chara of the Boston Bruins shoving Max...

Most B.C. residents trust BC NDP to resolve affordable housing issues: poll

In the couple of years that preceded the 2017 provincial election, housing, homelessness and poverty was consistently identified as the most important issue facing British Columbia. This represented...

Canadians’ views about China, U.S., at a standstill, poll suggests

Every six months, Research Co. and Glacier Media ask Canadians about their opinions of other countries. Plenty has happened since July to suggest that the way we look at other nations would shift....

Poll: Young Canadians continue to be more likely to believe in astrology, other supernatural concepts

Western Canadian provinces see highest level of belief in concepts like haunted houses and clairvoyance

Support for recycling, tighter rules around single-use plastics remains high in B.C.

New poll also finds consumer behaviour around plastic use has not changed much from 12 months ago

Regional divisions hold steady after federal election, poll shows

Just over three months have passed since the last federal election in Canada, and the feelings of the population towards the current federal government have not been altered dramatically. In a...

Metro Vancouver residents support extending municipal vote to legal immigrants: poll

In just under 10 months, voters across British Columbia will be able to take part in municipal elections. Turnout is usually lower in these contests than what is observed when British Columbians are...

Survey finds more optimism in Canadian festive feelings this year

As most of the world prepares for the holiday season, the perceptions of Canadians on the elements that give meaning to our lives have not changed dramatically over the past year. Research Co. and...

Omicron variant saps confidence that worst of pandemic is over

What a difference a month, and a COVID-19 variant, can make. In November, Research Co. and Glacier Media reported that the percentage of Canadians who assumed that the worst of the pandemic was...