Results for - The Queen celebrates her Diamond Jubilee this summer. As of 2009 it was estimated that Canadians spent $1.53 each, per year, on supporting the institutions of the British Monarchy, (UK taxpayers paid less, $1.32)

489 voters participated in this survey

  • Should we be supporting this institution through our tax dollars?
    1. Should we be supporting this institution through our tax dollars?
    • Of course, it's the way things are
      24% 117 votes
    • Not to this extent, it's too expensive
      38% 184 votes
    • It's time for change, there's no place for Kings and Queens in the 21st century
      33% 159 votes
    • Other (please specify)
      6% 29 votes
  • 2. If we keep the Monarch, who should succeed Elizabeth when the time comes?
    • Charles (and Camilla)
      21% 103 votes
    • William (and Kate)
      50% 243 votes
    • Harry
      12% 58 votes
    • Andrew
      6% 31 votes
    • Beatrice
      4% 22 votes
    • Eugenie
      2% 11 votes
    • Edward
      4% 21 votes
  • 3. Would it be better to hire some actors to play the parts of the Royal Family?
    • Yes
      28% 137 votes
    • No
      55% 271 votes
    • Undecided
      17% 81 votes
  • 4. If the monarchy were to be abolished then who, or what, should be on the money in Canada?
    • A Map
      22% 110 votes
    • A Mountain
      22% 109 votes
    • A Mountie
      16% 76 votes
    • A Moose
      19% 93 votes
    • A Middleton (Pippa)
      3% 17 votes
    • Don Cherry
      7% 32 votes
    • Other (please specify)
      11% 52 votes

02/09/2012 Politics 9

Comments

  • TammyG profile photo
    TammyG
    Doesn't Parliment run the country anyway? If monarchy is abolished let them take the reigns.
    over 4 years
  • pc1976 profile photo
    pc1976
    who cares about royals, get a life people
    over 4 years
  • herappleness profile photo
    herappleness
    <3 <3 <3 Harry <3 <3 <3
    over 4 years
  • AmandaHenderson profile photo
    AmandaHenderson
    i love the royals
    over 4 years
  • bootydew profile photo
    bootydew
    They don't like us and we tolerate them...Let them be.
    over 4 years
  • Sophia1957 profile photo
    Sophia1957
    The Maple Leaf!
    over 4 years
  • mytellwut profile photo
    mytellwut
    the map
    over 4 years
  • fourhand2 profile photo
    fourhand2
    enter text...
    over 4 years
  • Bahbah profile photo
    Bahbah
    I believe that if the monarchy wasn't about then the Royal CANADIAN Mounted Police Officier should grace the money in the proper uniform with the red surge and the proper hat as it was meant to be worn .
    over 4 years