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# red-c - Last month November 2022

Almost half of people think allowing nightclubs to stay open until 6am is a bad idea
# Red C Poll
# Red C Poll

Almost half of people think allowing nightclubs to stay open until 6am is a bad idea

Nov 14th 2022, 12:05 AM 35,852 Views 68 Comments
  • The Cabinet approved legislation last month that would allow nightclubs to stay open until 6am. If the legislation is passed by the Oireachtas, the changes are likely to be enacted next year.
  • More than half of people think later opening hours for pubs is a good idea.

# red-c - This year 2022

Almost two thirds of people in Ireland are in favour of Ukraine joining the EU, poll shows
# Europe
# Europe

Almost two thirds of people in Ireland are in favour of Ukraine joining the EU, poll shows

Sep 21st 2022, 6:00 AM 12,842 Views 37 Comments

That’s according to the latest annual European Movement Ireland ‘Ireland and the EU’ poll.

Majority of young people considering moving abroad for better quality of life
# Cost Of Living Crisis
# Cost Of Living Crisis

Majority of young people considering moving abroad for better quality of life

Sep 12th 2022, 6:30 AM 37,894 Views 95 Comments

Over eight in ten are also ‘fearful for the future’.

Poll shows huge support for calorie labelling on menus despite plans being shelved
# Off The Table
# Off The Table

Poll shows huge support for calorie labelling on menus despite plans being shelved

May 21st 2022, 12:05 AM 32,811 Views 55 Comments
  • New polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal found huge support for mandatory calorie labelling on menus.
  • Plans to introduce the measure in Ireland, as part of efforts to tackle obesity, have been shelved.
  • Restaurateurs have raised a number of concerns about the policy including cost and practicality.
Four in five people think next month's Carbon Tax increase should be delayed
# Red C Poll
# Red C Poll

Four in five people think next month's Carbon Tax increase should be delayed

Apr 18th 2022, 6:30 AM 47,510 Views 87 Comments

It’s according to new polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal.

Almost 2 in 5 people cutting back on essential heating and electricity due to cost concerns
# Poll
# Poll

Almost 2 in 5 people cutting back on essential heating and electricity due to cost concerns

Feb 10th 2022, 6:30 AM 14,013 Views 47 Comments

37% of people have cut back on essential heating and electricity use.

# red-c - Last year 2021

Fairytale of New York is Ireland's favourite Christmas song by landslide, new poll shows
# Christmas Songs
# Christmas Songs

Fairytale of New York is Ireland's favourite Christmas song by landslide, new poll shows

Dec 18th 2021, 8:00 PM 37,140 Views 77 Comments

It’s according to new polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal.

74% of young car owners plan to cut down on trips or switch to electric, poll finds
# Climate Action
# Climate Action

74% of young car owners plan to cut down on trips or switch to electric, poll finds

Nov 15th 2021, 6:30 AM 14,447 Views 38 Comments

However, 32% of car owners overall do not plan on making any change to the number of journeys they take.

February has emerged as the favourite month for an extra bank holiday, new poll shows
# Red C Poll
# Red C Poll

February has emerged as the favourite month for an extra bank holiday, new poll shows

Oct 17th 2021, 12:05 AM 29,735 Views 76 Comments

It’s according to new polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal.

Seven in 10 people think live outdoor music events should go ahead this year
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Seven in 10 people think live outdoor music events should go ahead this year

Aug 15th 2021, 12:05 AM 15,391 Views 44 Comments
  • The majority of people think live music events should go ahead this year, according to a new opinion poll
  • Three in 10 people disagree, citing concerns about Covid-19
  • Younger people are more likely to think concerts should take place, Órla Ryan writes
Vast majority of people have received a scam call from an Irish number in the past month
# Red C The Journal Poll
# Red C The Journal Poll

Vast majority of people have received a scam call from an Irish number in the past month

Jul 12th 2021, 12:05 AM 92,190 Views 68 Comments
  • Almost three-quarters of Irish adults said they received a scam call from an Irish number at some point over the past month.
  • A new survey from Red C/The Journal shows half of adults received a call in the last week, Orla Dwyer reports.
  • Recent common scam calls consist of a pre-recorded message purporting to be from the Department of Social Protection.
One-third of nation feels nervous about being able to meet up with people indoors again
# Red C
# Red C

One-third of nation feels nervous about being able to meet up with people indoors again

Jun 17th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,538 Views 15 Comments

That’s according to new polling conducted by Red C on behalf of The Journal.

Almost half of Irish people are concerned about sharing personal information online
# Global Research
# Global Research

Almost half of Irish people are concerned about sharing personal information online

May 17th 2021, 12:36 PM 7,182 Views 10 Comments

This is a decline of 8% from 2019 to 2020, placing Ireland close to the global average of 45%.

Almost 40% favour legalising cannabis for recreational use, over 90% in favour of medicinal use
# Green Light
# Green Light

Almost 40% favour legalising cannabis for recreational use, over 90% in favour of medicinal use

May 17th 2021, 12:05 AM 76,292 Views 145 Comments

New polling by Red C on behalf of The Journal shines a light on the nation’s views on legalising cannabis.

Taoiseach awaits 'vaccine bounce' as two-thirds say his pandemic handling has been poor
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Taoiseach awaits 'vaccine bounce' as two-thirds say his pandemic handling has been poor

Apr 12th 2021, 12:02 AM 48,398 Views 56 Comments

New polling by Red C on behalf of The Journal shows that just one in three think Martin has handled the pandemic well

Parents with young kids are spending more during lockdown, bucking savings trend
# Red C The Journal Poll
# Red C The Journal Poll

Parents with young kids are spending more during lockdown, bucking savings trend

Mar 18th 2021, 12:05 AM 33,445 Views 19 Comments

Raising the threat of further house price inflation,18-34-year-olds say they have been the best savers.

# red-c - All time

One-third of Irish people believe there'll be a united Ireland in the EU in the next ten years
# Survey
# Survey

One-third of Irish people believe there'll be a united Ireland in the EU in the next ten years

Apr 28th 2020, 7:05 AM 39,124 Views 80 Comments

Just 26% of respondents in a survey said they believe there will be a UK-EU trade deal agreed by 31 December.

Coronavirus measures bring surge in public support for Fine Gael, new opinion poll suggests
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Coronavirus measures bring surge in public support for Fine Gael, new opinion poll suggests

Mar 29th 2020, 8:47 AM 138,174 Views 310 Comments

The poll comes as Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil are in talks to form a new government.

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil tied for top spot, new opinion poll suggests
# Neck And Neck
# Neck And Neck

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil tied for top spot, new opinion poll suggests

Feb 2nd 2020, 7:45 AM 50,594 Views 227 Comments

The Business Post/Red C poll has Sinn Féin up five points at 24%.

Rise in support for Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin, according to poll
# Red C Poll
# Red C Poll

Rise in support for Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin, according to poll

Jan 26th 2020, 7:46 AM 56,616 Views 203 Comments

It’s the first time since April 2017 that Fianna Fáil has polled ahead of Fine Gael in this series of polls.

Support for Fianna Fáil slips following Dáil voting controversy
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Support for Fianna Fáil slips following Dáil voting controversy

Oct 27th 2019, 8:19 AM 14,977 Views 80 Comments

Fine Gael remains the most popular party in the country.

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?
# Midnight Must Read
# Midnight Must Read

Why might the European election exit poll have over-predicted the 'green surge'?

May 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 34,085 Views 32 Comments

Questions are being asked about RTÉ and Red C polling as the first results come in.

10% of Irish people reported witnessing adult abuse last year, research shows
# Survey
# Survey

10% of Irish people reported witnessing adult abuse last year, research shows

May 20th 2019, 7:18 AM 8,796 Views 3 Comments

Only 3% of those who witnessed abuse reported it to an authority such as the HSE or gardaí

The Green Party's popularity has jumped ahead of next week's local and European elections
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

The Green Party's popularity has jumped ahead of next week's local and European elections

May 18th 2019, 6:39 PM 24,842 Views 116 Comments

There were mixed fortunes for Ireland’s political parties ahead of the elections on 24 May.

New opinion poll shows drop in popularity for Sinn Féin
# Red C
# Red C

New opinion poll shows drop in popularity for Sinn Féin

Mar 30th 2019, 6:57 PM 28,229 Views 179 Comments

The Red C / Sunday Business Poll showed popularity remained static for Fine Gael.

Over half of people think things in Ireland are 'going in the right direction'
# Red C
# Red C

Over half of people think things in Ireland are 'going in the right direction'

Feb 3rd 2019, 6:00 AM 17,959 Views 87 Comments

More people thought Leo Varadkar was the best option for Taoiseach than Micheál Martin in the Red C poll.

Latest referendum polls show the 'Yes' side is ahead
# 8th Ref
# 8th Ref

Latest referendum polls show the 'Yes' side is ahead

May 20th 2018, 7:12 AM 99,219 Views 372 Comments

This is likely to be the last of the national surveys before polling day.

Up in the polls: The Cervical Check scandal hasn't dented support for Fine Gael
# Up
# Up

Up in the polls: The Cervical Check scandal hasn't dented support for Fine Gael

May 19th 2018, 6:03 PM 17,144 Views 102 Comments

Leo Varadkar’s party remains the most popular in the country according to the latest Red C/SBP poll

Irish people divided over whether or not Brexit will make Irish unity more likely, poll finds
# Brexit
# Brexit

Irish people divided over whether or not Brexit will make Irish unity more likely, poll finds

May 8th 2018, 1:57 PM 16,959 Views 122 Comments

Meanwhile, the majority of Irish people believe that Brexit is a mistake, with 92% agreeing that Ireland should remain in the EU.

Seven people who took part in the last Citizens' Assembly weren't recruited properly
# Mistake
# Mistake

Seven people who took part in the last Citizens' Assembly weren't recruited properly

Feb 21st 2018, 5:36 PM 26,443 Views 94 Comments

The majority view on four questions cannot be determined as a result.

Irish view on favorability of world leaders shows we strongly dislike Theresa May
# Red C
# Red C

Irish view on favorability of world leaders shows we strongly dislike Theresa May

Dec 29th 2017, 6:05 AM 15,538 Views 45 Comments

The Pope got the more favourable rating among Irish citizens with 70%.

Sinn Féin the big loser in latest opinion poll
# Red C
# Red C

Sinn Féin the big loser in latest opinion poll

Oct 21st 2017, 5:57 PM 39,867 Views 169 Comments

The latest opinion poll by Red C for the Sunday Business Post shows somewhat diminishing returns for Gerry Adams’ party.

Varadkar fails to get boost with latest poll showing drop in support for Fine Gael
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Varadkar fails to get boost with latest poll showing drop in support for Fine Gael

Jul 9th 2017, 8:45 AM 14,376 Views 99 Comments

The results are expected to dampen any desire the Taoiseach may have had about calling an early election.

New poll shows that support for Sinn Féin is at its highest level in a year

New poll shows that support for Sinn Féin is at its highest level in a year

Feb 25th 2017, 5:48 PM 20,080 Views 126 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s support has dipped, albeit slightly.

92% of Irish people believe that cannabis should be legalised when recommended by a doctor
# Help Not Harm
# Help Not Harm

92% of Irish people believe that cannabis should be legalised when recommended by a doctor

Nov 28th 2016, 1:11 PM 19,061 Views 93 Comments

The vast majority of Irish people are in favour of cannabis being legalised for medical purposes upon the recommendation of a doctor.

Fianna Fáil dips in support in latest opinion poll
# Red C
# Red C

Fianna Fáil dips in support in latest opinion poll

Sep 24th 2016, 6:30 PM 14,846 Views 97 Comments

The Red C poll for the Sunday Business Post indicates Fianna Fáil remains the most popular party with a reduced approval numbers of 27%.

Some landlords are demanding tenancy deposits of three months up front
# Red C
# Red C

Some landlords are demanding tenancy deposits of three months up front

Aug 2nd 2016, 6:10 PM 30,983 Views 98 Comments

A survey has also shown that 60% of people have had problems getting their deposit returned.

Fianna Fáil is now Ireland's most popular party
# Opinion Poll
# Opinion Poll

Fianna Fáil is now Ireland's most popular party

Jul 16th 2016, 5:51 PM 20,060 Views 155 Comments

A new opinion poll puts them three points ahead of Fine Gael.

Fianna Fáil is now level with Fine Gael in popularity
# Level Pegging
# Level Pegging

Fianna Fáil is now level with Fine Gael in popularity

May 28th 2016, 6:30 PM 14,409 Views 111 Comments

The news comes in the findings from a Red C opinion poll conducted for the Sunday Business Post.

Ireland's breakfast habits: We love rashers on weekends but toast tops the pile
# Makin Bacon
# Makin Bacon

Ireland's breakfast habits: We love rashers on weekends but toast tops the pile

Apr 19th 2016, 10:21 AM 16,545 Views 47 Comments

New Bord Bia research looks at the nation’s morning eating habits.

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