December 20, 2019
A third of shoppers are doing more online shopping this year than last, but most are waiting till the last minute as only 11% of shoppers say they are 100% finished.
Vancouver, BC – ‘Twas the weeks before Christmas, and... Read more
November 26, 2019
Housing affordability continues to be the top concern in the province, though the summer concerns about the environment have been eclipsed by health care
Vancouver, BC — As 2019 winds down, the BC NDP appears to be maintaining strong levels of... Read more
November 21, 2019
But not enough BCers are doing their part to reduce single-use plastic consumption
Vancouver, BC — Single-use plastics do not sit well with BCers. A large majority of people across the province are concerned about the environmental impact of throw-away, single-use... Read more
November 13, 2019
Burnaby, BC – BCAA’s Winter Driving Survey released today shows that while a large percentage of British Columbians are nervous about driving in ice and snow, many are still not taking steps to prepare their vehicles for winter.
The BCAA survey,... Read more
October 22, 2019
Canadians from coast to coast went to the polls on Monday, October 21, 2019. In British Columbia, 42 seats were up for grabs.
Results from the 2019 Federal Election were pretty electric, especially given the dynamics and events leading up... Read more
October 18, 2019
Strategic voting firmly in play: Most voters are not voting on a love or loyalty toward a particular party or leader as 26% say it’s a “best of the worst” scenario, 22% to keep another party from winning.
Vancouver, BC... Read more
October 9, 2019
Health-related charities get the most support (23%) among causes is BC while online crowd funding makes a mark with younger donors.
Vancouver, BC – British Columbians have become somewhat less generous over the past two years when it comes to... Read more
September 25, 2019
Annual BCAA School Zone Safety Survey shows unsafe driving, including speeding and unsafe drop offs/pick ups continues to put kids in danger.
Burnaby, BC – B.C. parents get a C- for their driving behaviours in school zones according to this... Read more
September 24, 2019
Federal Liberal support is holding, but Trudeau’s face painting issue appears to be having a minimal impact on voter intentions.
Vancouver, BC – Canadians are going to the polls on Monday, October 21, 2019 for the 43rd federal election and... Read more
September 17, 2019
BCers’ fears of a recession are casting a negative light on expectations both for the Canadian economy and personal household finances in the future
Vancouver, BC – British Columbians are feeling both confident and shaky when it comes to the Canadian... Read more
July 11, 2019
Government receives good marks for the economy, healthcare, and education, but scores poorly on handling pipelines, gas prices, and the continuing opioid crisis.
Sentiments over housing affordability in the province cool off as environment and climate change anxieties heat up.
Vancouver,... Read more
June 26, 2019
A new BCAA survey reveals misconceptions and misunderstandings over child passenger laws
Burnaby, BC – A new survey for BCAA shows that busy B.C. parents are increasingly relying on others to get their kids where they need to go, raising concerns... Read more
June 3, 2019
BCers also feel strongly that private school employees should be protected by BC Human Rights Code
Vancouver, BC – The idea of public funding and subsidies for private schools in British Columbia is being met with disapproval from residents across... Read more
April 16, 2019
75% of British Columbians are worried about their online financial data, 60% are worried about cameras on their devices, and even 33% cover the cameras on their devices to protect themselves.
Vancouver, BC – Our latest Insights West poll shows... Read more
April 4, 2019
Vancouver Public Library is one of the most highly regarded brands in Western Canada, out of Insights West’s 450+ “Brand Reputation Insights” normative database. Almost all (95%) Vancouver residents agree that the Vancouver Public Library is one of the... Read more
March 26, 2019
Nearly 8-in-10 (79%) of BC Residents are concerned about the measles outbreak, and only 42% are very confident that they are protected.
Vancouver, BC – In our latest Insights West poll, the vast majority of BC residents are concerned about... Read more
February 11, 2019
53% of Canadians feel that climate change cannot simply be blamed on human activity alone, and there are still 10% of Canadians who believe that climate change is not happening at all.
Vancouver, BC – Highlights from our latest comprehensive... Read more
February 1, 2019
Only 8% of British Columbians think the Canadian economy will improve next year.
Vancouver, BC – In our latest economic confidence poll looking at the consumer’s outlook on the Canadian economy for 2019, 64% of BC residents describe the economic... Read more
December 7, 2018
Those who have cast their votes are evenly split between adopting PR or maintaining the status quo.
Vancouver, BC – As British Columbia’s referendum on electoral reform nears completion, the latest Insights West poll finds that voters continue to be... Read more
December 5, 2018
An NHL rivalry between Seattle and Vancouver could bring major tourism benefits, as hockey fans from both sides of the border claim they’re likely to take a trip to watch a game in their rival city.
Vancouver, BC – A... Read more