Opinion Polls — 2004

FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting has commissioned a substantial amount of polling research related to Canadian broadcasting issues. FRIENDS also tracks broadcasting-relevant polls conducted by others.

May 19, 2004 — Opinion Poll

Broadcasting Issues, Canada/US Relations and Canadian Public Opinion (Special Political Results Summary)

Pre-election poll commissioned by FRIENDS shows strong support among voters for strengthening Canadian culture and enhancing the CBC. This summary shows a breakdown of results by political party.

May 19, 2004 — Opinion Poll

Broadcasting Issues, Canada/US Relations and Canadian Public Opinion

Ipsos-Reid pre-election poll commissioned by FRIENDS shows Canadian voters support strengthening Canadian content, culture and identity as a means to balance closer integration with the United States.

May 14, 2004 — Opinion Poll

Ontarians want their TVOntario to remain public

Ipsos-Reid poll commissioned by FRIENDS shows a strong majority of Ontarians say that they want TVOntario to remain in public hands.

May 13, 2004 — Opinion Poll

Canadian Broadcasting Counts with Voters

Ipsos-Reid poll commissioned by FRIENDS on the eve of a federal election shows Canadian voters favour maintaining foreign ownership rules, limiting media concentration, and strengthening CBC.

Mar 29, 2004 — Opinion Poll

Attitudes Toward the Knowledge Network in British Columbia

Ipsos-Reid poll shows more than twice as many British Columbians oppose than favour the provincial government's proposed sale of Knowledge Network to private broadcasters.

Jan 16, 2004 — Opinion Poll

CEP: Canadians say NO to foreign ownership

Most Canadians support the maintenance of controls on the foreign ownership of our media and telecommunications companies, a national opinion poll shows.