Previous polls

17 January 2018

What does the first day of the new school year mean to you?

Finally I have peace and quiet in the house again 7% 971 votes

7

I have to deal with heavy traffic again 63% 8528 votes

63

I don't have kids and am blissfully unaware 24% 3316 votes

24

Tears as the nest gets emptier 6% 798 votes

6

16 January 2018

Would you want to pump your own fuel in SA?

Yes – it would speed up the process 30% 7583 votes

30

No – I prefer a fuel attendant to do it 15% 3826 votes

15

No - would cause more unemployment 42% 10700 votes

42

It won’t affect the price of fuel 14% 3558 votes

14

15 January 2018

Are you cutting down on your grocery and other spending ahead of payday?

Yes, finances are tight 63% 9586 votes

63

No, I'm spending the same 24% 3672 votes

24

I'm living on credit 12% 1864 votes

12

12 January 2018

Would you stop using plastic straws?

Yes, they're bad for the environment 52% 9889 votes

52

No, they're hygienic 20% 3836 votes

20

I prefer a green alternative 27% 5176 votes

27

11 January 2018

Have you ever boycotted a brand after they've done something you don't agree with?

Yes, I always do 46% 8563 votes

46

Maybe once or twice 27% 4950 votes

27

Not really 17% 3239 votes

17

Never 10% 1880 votes

10

10 January 2018

Do you have faith in the state capture commission of inquiry?

Yes, especially now we know Judge Zondo will be heading it 10% 1415 votes

10

No, nothing will come of it. 52% 7177 votes

52

We'll have to wait and see. 38% 5334 votes

38

09 January 2018

Have you felt discriminated against when using share-economy booking sites like Airbnb?

Yes 6% 710 votes

6

No 27% 3230 votes

27

I’ve never used Airbnb 67% 8033 votes

67

08 January 2018

Would you break a window if you saw a child or a pet locked inside a hot car?

Yes 74% 15942 votes

74

No 3% 553 votes

3

I'd call someone 23% 5020 votes

23

05 January 2018

Is the obsession with the national matric pass rate warranted?

Yes, our education system is in the doldrums 49% 7250 votes

49

No, percentages don't always have a bearing on the education received 29% 4292 votes

29

Who cares, having a matric doesn't always secure a brighter future 22% 3166 votes

22

04 January 2018

Do you support the EFF's call for walk-in registrations at universities?

Yes, online applications exclude poor students 6% 952 votes

6

No, it's reckless and applications have closed 82% 12662 votes

82

Maybe, if handled correctly 12% 1904 votes

12

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