Liberals retain strong lead in poll

Liberals continue to have a healthy lead in support from Prince Edward Islanders, according to the most recent poll from Corporate Research Associates.

Liberals continue to have a healthy lead in support from Prince Edward Islanders, according to the most recent poll from Corporate Research Associates.

LiberalPCNDP
P.E.I. polling numbers
Feb.53%17%22%
Nov.49%17%26%
Aug.42%23%32%
May52%22%21%

Support for the three major parties changed little over the last quarter. Liberal support appears to rise slightly at the expense of the NDP, but both numbers were within the margin of error of the poll. Support for the Progressive Conservatives was unchanged.

CRA reached 300 people between Feb. 6 and 27 for the poll. The results are considered accurate within 5.6 percentage points 19 times out of 20.