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Poll: 46% Would Vote PLP, 33% Would Vote OBA

Poll: 46% Would Vote PLP, 33% Would Vote OBA

According to a recently released poll if an election were held in May, 46% would have voted for the PLP, 33% would have voted for the OBA. 12% indicated that they were unsure who they would vote for, 6% either refused to answer the question or stated that they would not vote, and 3% said they would support independents. In releasing the poll Profiles... Read more of this article

Poll: 53.4% In Favour Of Casino Gambling

Poll: 53.4% In Favour Of Casino Gambling

According to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda, 53.4% of voters are in favour of casino gambling; an increase from the 2012 survey which showed 45.6% supported it. In releasing the poll, the company said: “Support for casino gambling has slowly but steadily increased since 2012 and is now at the point where it is significantly supported... Read more of this article

Approval Ratings: Michael Dunkley & Marc Bean

Approval Ratings: Michael Dunkley & Marc Bean

Premier Michael Dunkley had a favourability rating of 50.9% while Opposition Leader Marc Bean’s approval  rating is 48.9%; and both Mr Bean and Mr Dunkley had a job approval rating of 46.9%, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. Favourability Ratings In releasing the poll the company said, “Premier Michael Dunkley had... Read more of this article

Poll: 72.7% Oppose Independence For Bermuda

Poll: 72.7% Oppose Independence For Bermuda

72.7% of voters oppose independence for Bermuda, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results the company said, “More than 7 in 10 voters [72.7%] oppose independence for Bermuda, and that position has not changed since 2012 [when it was 77% or from 2014 when it was 71.9%].” Screenshot of the poll... Read more of this article

Poll: 58.7% Of Voters In Favour Of Conscription

Poll: 58.7% Of Voters In Favour Of Conscription

58.7% of voters are in favour of conscription for the Bermuda Regiment, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results the company said, “Although down significantly from 2012 [70.9%], the majority of voters are still in favour of the conscripting of officers for the Bermuda Regiment [58.7% in 2015 and 56.4%... Read more of this article

Poll Results On Decriminalisation Of Marijuana

Poll Results On Decriminalisation Of Marijuana

37.8% of voters support marijuana decriminalisation, 36.6% preferred legalisation with government regulation and 19.4% wanted current laws to remain the same, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results the company said, “While the results are not statistically significant from last year, there is... Read more of this article

Poll: 58 Percent Oppose Commercial Immigration

Poll: 58 Percent Oppose Commercial Immigration

When asked about relaxing current immigration controls to allow investors and more workers into the island as a way to improve the economy [commercial immigration], 58% opposed the idea, while 34.4% would be in favour of it, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results the company said, “When asked... Read more of this article

Poll Results: America’s Cup Economic Benefits

Poll Results: America’s Cup Economic Benefits

68.8% of voters felt that economic benefits from the America’s Cup would go to a select few, while 28.3% felt that the event would benefit all of Bermuda, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results the company said, “With a major part of Bermuda’s recovery plans being pegged to the hosting... Read more of this article

Poll: Who Is More In Touch With Bermudians?

Poll: Who Is More In Touch With Bermudians?

51.4% of voters considered the PLP more in touch with the concerns of Bermudians, while 26.3% felt that the OBA was in touch with voter concerns, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. Screenshot of the poll results from Profiles of BermudaPoll Results The company said, “By a similar two-to-one margin recorded in 2014, the... Read more of this article

Poll Results: Same-Sex Marriages, PRC Status

Poll Results: Same-Sex Marriages, PRC Status

58% of voters opposed same-sex marriages while 69.5% were in favour of granting PRCs status if they had lived in Bermuda for more than 25 years, according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. Same-Sex Marriage In releasing the poll results, Profiles of Bermuda said, “Almost identical to the findings of last May, nearly 6 in 10 voters... Read more of this article

Poll: 32% Trust Neither Party To Handle Economy

Poll: 32% Trust Neither Party To Handle Economy

According to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda, when asked “which party do you trust to do a better job of handling the economy,” 32% of voters said they trusted the OBA, 29.1% said they trusted the PLP, while 32.1% stated neither. In releasing the poll results, Profiles of Bermuda said, “Voters appear to be losing faith... Read more of this article

74.7% Oppose Airport Run By Foreign Company

74.7% Oppose Airport Run By Foreign Company

74.7% of voters were opposed to “having the airport developed and run by a foreign company,” according to a recent poll released by Profiles of Bermuda. In releasing the poll results, Profiles said, “Nearly three-quarters of voters [74.7%] were opposed to having the airport developed and run by a foreign company. Less than 2 in 10... Read more of this article

Poll Results: Voting, SAGE Report, Grocery Bags

Poll Results: Voting, SAGE Report, Grocery Bags

[Updated] According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, just under one-third of Bermuda voters believe that implementing recommendations from the SAGE report will likely improve the economy, the majority of people do not like the idea of charging for grocery bags, and an election held tomorrow would see the OBA and PLP in a “dead heat.” Who... Read more of this article