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Poll: Majority of qathet respondents prefer freshwater dip

66 per cent indicate choose lake swimming over ocean
Haywire Bay Regional Park at Powell Lake.

The Peak polled 583 readers and asked the question: Where do you prefer to take a dip and cool off in the qathet region, in the ocean or one of the many lakes?

The poll ran from 8/19/2022 to 9/2/2022. Of the 583 votes, we can determine that 322 are from within the community. The full results are as follows:

Lake 66.15 % local, 61.06 % total    
Ocean 33.85 % local, 38.94 % total    
  Local   Total

Results are based on an online study of readers who are located in the qathet region. The margin of error - which measures sample variability - is +/- 3.97%, 19 times out of 20.

The Peak uses a variety of techniques to capture data, detect and prevent fraudulent votes, detect and prevent robots, and filter out non-local and duplicate votes.

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