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A majority of Canadians aren’t especially worried about the economy…

About 52 percent of respondents said they were not too worried or not worried at all about the economy, even though growth has stagnated and job creation has sputtered in Canada amid a global slowdown.

Some 48 percent said they were worried or very worried about the economy, according to the survey, conducted by Environics for the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.

While technically correct – 52 is a majority – wouldn’t it paint a better picture to say that Canadians are split on the issue? Read beyond the headlines, always.