Tuesday September 02nd, 2014             A project managed by the Program on International Policy Attitudes

Comprehensive analyses of
public opinion
developed in partnership with
the International Institutions
and Global Governance
program at the
Council on Foreign Relations

The Environment
[UPDATED IN 2011]

 

Environment

International Public Opinion on the Environment



Large Majorities in US and Europe Endorse Focus on Renewable Energy





Most Religious Believers Favor International Efforts To Curb Climate Change, Nuclear Risks, Poverty





Publics Around the World Call for Greater Efforts to Address Climate Change





Multi-Country Poll Reveals That Majority of People Want Action on Climate Change, Even if it Entails Costs





As Hu Jin Tao, Obama Prepare to Meet, World Public Gives China, US Low Marks on Climate Change





Publics Want More Government Action on Climate Change: Global Poll





World Publics Strongly Favor Requiring More Wind and Solar Energy, More Efficiency, Even If It Increases Costs





McCain and Obama Supporters Largely Agree on Approaches to Energy, Climate Change





World Publics Say Oil Needs to Be Replaced as Energy Source





International Polls Find Robust Global Support For Increased Efforts to Address Climate Change





Most Would Pay Higher Energy Bills to Address Climate Change Says Global Poll





Developed and Developing Countries Agree: Action Needed on Global Warming





Poll Finds Worldwide Agreement That Climate Change is a Threat





World Publics Willing to Bear Costs of Combating Climate Change





Current Energy Use Seen to Threaten Environment, Economy, Peace





U.S. Public Favors Raising Auto Fuel Efficiency (CAFE) Standards





30-Country Poll Finds Worldwide Consensus that Climate Change is a Serious Problem





Most Indians Say India Should Limit its Greenhouse Gases





Americans on Climate Change 2005





Eight in 10 Americans Support McCain-Lieberman Climate Change Legislation