A new survey shows that a significant number of B.C. locals don't feel all that Canadian. \nOn Tuesday, August 4, Research Co. conducted an online survey, the results of which indicated that over a quarter of British Columbia residents would prefer a BC separation from Canada. \n\n\nEditor's Choice: Here's A Look Inside The Mind-Blowing 'Mountain House' Being Built On An Island In BC\n\n\n\n27% of respondents\nBelieved BC would be "better off" as its own country. \n\nThis number has increased by 10% since the survey was last conducted in 2019. \nOn top of that, nearly 60% of British Columbians surveyed said they have more in common with American Pacific cities such as Seattle or Portland than they do with Toronto or Montreal. \nWhereas 25% of BC residents feel like they are "British Columbians first, and Canadians second."\n\nThe article's cover photo was used for illustrative purposes only.