Where do you do your Christmas shopping?
Do you try to shop locally? 60% of the people polled said that they shopped locally.
Do you do all your shopping locally? 0% said that they did all their shopping locally.
Do you do mail order? 17% said they used mail order to shop.
Do you shop from Ebay? 24% said that they used Ebay to shop.
Do you go to Pincher Creek to do your shopping?54% go to Pincher Creek to shop.
Do you do some of it in Lethbridge or Calgary?71% go to the city to shop.
Do you do all of it in the city?6% of the people who voted do all their shopping in the city.
Do you do a combination of local and city shopping? 60% do a combination of local and city shopping.
Do you do a combination of "other" places for your shopping? 24% shopped in a combination of "other"places.
Is it important to you to shop locally? Of all people polled, 36% feel that it is important to shop locally.
If you do not shop locally, is it because there is not enough choice? 47% feel that there is not enough choice in order to do all their shopping locally.
If you could have more selection, would you do all your shopping locally? 60% of the people polled felt that if there was more selection, they would do ALL their shopping locally.
I was really surprised that 60% did their shopping locally. That is a good sign. Just over half of the community go to Pincher to shop (Wal-Mart). That seems such a shame, as we could have had Wal-mart here. Imagine the jobs it would have provided and the convenience.
71% of the people polled do their shopping in the city. It is too bad that we have to leave out community to find what we need.
I was very pleased to see that 60% tried to do their shopping locally however did have to leave the Pass for the rest of their shopping needs. This same 60% felt that if there was more choice and selection, they would do this same shoppoing locally.