feel that it’s important for everyone in Canada to have equal access to prescription drugs
Canadians are more likely to vote for a party promising a universal national pharmacare program
Canadians have experienced household budgetary stress due to the cost of prescription drugs.
September 24, 2019 — According to a new poll conducted jointly by Heart & Stroke and the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU), 93% of people in Canada feel that it’s important for everyone in Canada to have equal access to prescription drugs. The majority – 88% – also believe that it is the responsibility of the federal government to ensure it happens.
The CFNU also commissioned additional data that is not part of the joint release. Our poll found that:
Environics Research conducted this online poll of 1,500 adult Canadians 18+, August 8-16, 2019. The margin of error for a comparable probability-based random sample of 1,500 is +/- 2.6% points, 19 times out of 20.