Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Most Important Problem
In your opinion, what is the most important problem facing Canadians today?
2011
Response %
Crime/Law and Order 0.9
Deficit/Public Debt 3.0
Child care 0.1
Economy/Interest Rates 23.9
Environment/Pollution/Climate Change 6.6
Gas/Fuel Prices/Cost of Gas 0.3
Healthcare 11.3
Immigration/Refugees/Racial Issues 1.7
Inflation/Cost of Living 2.0
National Unity/Quebec 0.3
Personal Finances 0.9
Poor Government/Leadership 5.7
Poverty/Hunger/Homelessness 2.8
Social Issues/Cutes to Social Programs 0.8
Taxes 1.7
Terrorism/Security 0.2
Unemployment 12.6
World Conflict/War 0.2
Oil Sands/Oil Sands Pipelines 0.4
None 0.6
Other 16.7
Don't Know 7.4
Total Sample Size 1500
Question Number Q2_F1
Survey EFC2011