Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Approval: Federal-Provincial Relations
Generally speaking, do you approve or disapprove of the way the current federal government is handling federal-provincial relations?
Year Month Approve Disapprove DK Valid N Variable Survey Firm
1985 April 58.8 26.8 14.2 2045 Q130N2 FC853 Environics
1985 September 49.5 33.8 16.6 2057 Q68N2 FC855 Environics
1986 February 48.7 37.6 13.7 2060 Q92B FC862 Environics
1986 September 49.9 37.8 12.3 2039 Q113B FC864 Environics
1987 March 33.9 49.1 16.9 2020 Q2B FC872 Environics
1987 November 41.3 40.3 18.4 2044 Q1B FC881 Environics
1988 February 41.9 39.9 18.2 2046 Q45A FC882 Environics
1988 May 41.8 40.2 18 2053 Q2B FC883 Environics
1989 June 37.3 47.5 15.2 2003 Q3B FC893 Environics
1989 October 28.8 55.4 15.8 2005 Q2B FC894 Environics
1989 December 33.3 54.4 12.3 2002 Q5B FC901 Environics
1990 March 26.3 61.1 12.6 2002 Q2B FC902 Environics
1990 June 24.7 63.7 11.6 2029 Q3B FC903 Environics
1990 October 19.4 66.4 14.2 2019 Q2B FC904 Environics
1991 January 24.4 60.1 15.5 2220 Q2B FC911 Environics
1991 April 18.7 66.7 14.7 2021 Q2B FC912 Environics
1991 July 22.4 64.6 13 2012 Q9B FC913 Environics
1991 October 20.4 62.4 17.1 1531 Q2B FC914 Environics
1992 February 18.2 66.4 15.4 2001 Q2B FC921 Environics
1992 May 21.1 64.1 14.7 2005 Q2B FC922 Environics
1992 August 27.4 61 11.5 2019 Q3B FC923 Environics
1992 November 21.3 63.5 15.2 2022 Q2B FC924 Environics
1993 March 24.1 61.4 14.5 2042 Q2B FC931 Environics
1993 June 23.6 62.2 14.1 2002 Q2B FC932 Environics
1993 August 22.4 63.2 14.3 2001 Q2B FC933 Environics
1993 December 33 45.8 21.2 2002 Q2B FC934 Environics
1994 March 36.7 50.6 12.7 2020 Q4B FC941 Environics
1994 June 37.1 48.2 14.7 2026 Q2B FC942 Environics
1994 September 34.3 48.1 17.7 2001 Q4B FC943 Environics
1994 December 36.2 49.7 14 1996 Q2B FC944 Environics
1995 March 36.9 48 15 2003 Q2B FC951 Environics
1995 June 36 48 16.1 2037 Q2B FC952 Environics
1995 September 36 49.4 14.6 2022 Q8B FC953 Environics
1995 December 28.8 57.7 13.5 2005 Q2B FC954 Environics
1996 March 31.2 54.6 14.2 2034 Q2B FC961 Environics
1996 June 31.2 52.4 16.3 2015 Q5B FC962 Environics
1996 Q3  31.1 52.9 16 2015 Q2B FC963 Environics
1996 Q4  33 52.5 14.5 2000 Q2B FC964 Environics
1997 Q1  27.9 55.1 17 2014 Q2B FC971 Environics
1997 July 43.1 45.2 11.7 1941 Q100B FC972 Environics
1997 October 39.4 48.5 12 1953 Q117C FC973 Environics
1997 December 43.5 44.1 12.3 1948 Q99C FC974 Environics
1998 March 40 47.5 12.6 1936 Q135C FC981 Environics
1998 June 35.6 51.4 13 1942 Q110C FC982 Environics
1998 October 37.1 52 10.8 1942 Q120C FC983 Environics
1998 December 38.3 48.1 13.7 1921 Q125C FC984 Environics
1999 March 41.4 45.1 13.5 1986 Q70C FC991 Environics
1999 June 37.8 44.5 17.7 1919 Q102C FC992 Environics
1999 September 41.3 46.4 12.2 1943 Q74C FC993 Environics
1999 December 54.1 45.9 - 1865 Q85C FC994 Environics
2000 March 48.8 51.2 - 1831 Q72C FC001 Environics
2000 June 43.6 56.4 - 1870 Q70C FC002 Environics
2000 September 50.6 49.4 - 1872 Q40C FC003 Environics
2000 December 43.6 56.4 - 1903 Q36C FC004 Environics
2001 April 40.8 59.1 - 1283 Q66C FC011 Environics
2001 June 42.7 57.2 - 1313 Q70C FC012 Environics
2001 September 51.6 48.4 - 1193 Q69C FC013 Environics
2001 December 43.5 56.5 - 1217 Q120C FC014 Environics
2003 Q1 43.5 53.6 2.9 1318 Q65C FC031 Environics
2003 Q2 39.9 55.4 4.7 1351 Q85C FC032 Environics
2003 Q3 39.5 56.3 4.2 1309 Q78C FC033 Environics
2003 Q4 45 49.4 5.6 1263 Q40_3 FC034 Environics
2004 Q1 43.4 51.4 5.2 1354 Q83C FC041 Environics
2004 Q2 54.8 36.6 8.6 2020 Q119A FC042 Environics
2004 Q3 64 31.4 4.6 2027 Q98A FC043 Environics
2004 Q4 41.6 53.4 5 1407 Q27_3 FC044 Environics
2005 Q1 42.5 51.2 6.3 1006 Q23C FC051 Environics
2005 Q3 45.5 51.1 3.4 1375 Q81C FC053 Environics
2006 Q1 47.5 40.1 12.4 1362 Q9C FC061 Environics
2006 Q2 50.3 40.2 9.5 1310 Q9C FC062 Environics
2006 Q3 52.6 41.3 6.1 1294 Q57C FC063 Environics
2006 Q4 48.6 45.6 5.9 1293 Q21C FC064 Environics
2007 Q1 47.3 46.8 5.8 1285 Q21C FC071 Environics
2007 Q2 37.6 53.5 8.9 1286 Q8_3 FC072 Environics
2007 Q3 49.3 45.1 5.6 1305 Q58C FC073 Environics
2007 Q4 55.4 44.6 - 1190 Q57C FC074 Environics
2008 Q1 50 51.8 7.2 1337 Q8C FC081 Environics
2008 Q2 41.5 47.9 10.6 1381 Q12C FC082 Environics
2009 Q1 44.3 49.3 6.4 1344 Q25_C FC091 Environics