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Climate Compared: Public Opinion on Climate Change in the United States and Canada

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February 2011

Abstract

This CLOSUP report summarizes results drawn from national level surveys in the United States and Canada that examine public perceptions regarding various aspects of climate change. Since 2008, the National Survey of American Public Opinion on Climate Change (NSAPOCC) has examined the perceptions and preferences of residents of the United States regarding their views on the existence of climate change and potential policy approaches to address global warming.

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Keywords: Environment, Public Opinion




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