MACLEAN’S/CBC POLL

Tracking attitudes

December 28 1998
MACLEAN’S/CBC POLL

Tracking attitudes

December 28 1998

Tracking attitudes

MACLEAN’S/CBC POLL

NATIONAL MOOD

Poll respondents share their views on the nation’s leadership, their political party preferences, their top concerns, their ability to look after their own economic interests and how the federal budget surplus should be spent.

CHRETIEN STAYS ON TOP

Q: Who among the following would you most like to see as prime minister?

Percentage of respondents

Percentage of respondents satisfied with the job Prime Minister Jean Chrétien is doing:

REGIONAL PREFERENCES

Q: Which federal political party do you normally identify with most strongly?

SOCIAL SERVICES ARE A GROWING CONCERN

Q: What is the most important problem facing Canada?

SELF-CONFIDENT QUEBEC

Compared with five years ago, are you more or less confident in your ability to look after your economic interests on your own?

LOOKING AFTER NUMBER 1

Q: Which of the following do you look to most to look after your economic interests?

GENDER DIFFERENCES

Q: How much of each dollar of the federal government’s budget surplus should be spent on the following?