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Poll Results: 58.5% Oppose Same-Sex Marriage

Poll Results: 58.5% Oppose Same-Sex Marriage

According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, nearly 6 in 10 voters [58.5%] oppose same-sex marriages, while 4 in 10 [38.4%] were in favour of such marriages and 3.2% were unsure.Differences by Age By age, younger voters, those between the ages of 18 and 34, were more likely to support same-sex marriages [58.2%], the only age group to do so. However,... Read more of this article

55% Of Voters Think Economy Is Fair, 37% Poor

55% Of Voters Think Economy Is Fair, 37% Poor

According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, 55.5% rate current economic conditions as only fair, while 37% rate them as poor. Overall More than half of all voters [55.5%] rate current economic conditions as only fair, while nearly 4 in 10 [37%] rate them as poor. Less than 1 in 10 voters [7.5%] rate economic conditions as either good or excellent.... Read more of this article

Poll Results: 51.2% In Favour Of Casino Gaming

Poll Results: 51.2% In Favour Of Casino Gaming

According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, while those who oppose the introduction of casino gambling have remained essentially at 43% since March of 2012, support has increased to the point where a slight majority of voters are now in favour of casino gambling [51.2% compared to the 45.6% who supported it in 2012.] The shift has come from voters... Read more of this article

Poll Results: Voters Split On Cannabis Reform

Poll Results: Voters Split On Cannabis Reform

According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, one-third of voters [33.8%] felt that people using small amounts of marijuana should not face legal punishment [or decriminalisation], while a similar amount [33.1%] felt that marijuana should be legalised as long as government regulated it. Just over one-quarter of voters [27.4%], however, felt that... Read more of this article

Poll Results: Which Party Can Handle Economy

Poll Results: Which Party Can Handle Economy

According to a recent poll by Profiles of Bermuda, one-third of voters [33.6%] trusted the OBA to do a better job of handling the economy over the PLP [28.5%], while nearly 3 in 10 voters [29.9%] trusted neither party and nearly 1 in 10 [8%] were not sure. The poll results show differences along racial lines, with most white voters [75.6%] trusting... Read more of this article

Survey: PLP More In Touch Than The OBA

Survey: PLP More In Touch Than The OBA

A recent survey by Profiles of Bermuda indicated that almost twice as many voters think the PLP is more in touch with the people’s concerns than the OBA is, with a large differential between the races. When asked which party do you believe is in touch with the concerns of most Bermudians, voters cited the PLP [48.4%] more the OBA [25.4%], with... Read more of this article