Stats - Climate Crisis

We asked students and apprentices to vote on what they think about a series of policy issues. This is what they had to say on the Climate Crisis.

 

The UK should reach net zero emissions before 2050

  • This is one of my main priorities: 69% (939)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 18% (243)
  • This is not a priority for me: 6% (75)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 5% (66)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 2% (31)

 

There should be more investment in renewable energy and green jobs

  • This is one of my main priorities: 70% (932)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 24% (318)
  • This is not a priority for me: 4% (51)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 1% (18)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 1% (18)

 

There should be more investment in greener public transport and housing

  • This is one of my main priorities: 71% (944)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 22% (299)
  • This is not a priority for me: 3% (46)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 2% (23)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 1% (18)

 

The extraction of new oil and other fossil fuels should end

  • This is one of my main priorities: 56% (734)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 22% (287)
  • This is not a priority for me: 7% (99)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 9% (118)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 6% (83)

 

Public money should be moved away from investing in fossil fuels and military technology

  • This is one of my main priorities: 59% (775)
  • I agree, but this isn’t a main priority of mine: 18% (242)
  • This is not a priority for me: 7% (94)
  • I don’t know enough about this but want to know more: 8% (111)
  • I don’t want this to happen: 7% (94)