ENVIRONMENT
Hi U-Reporter! major UN agencies r investigating how climate change affects the security n wellbeing of young people across the globe. Let us know what u think!
6 questions polled on this topic
6% response rate
20,195 responded out of 349,927 polled
Apr 12. 2017
Globally, do you think climate change is a threat to the wellbeing and security of humans? Reply: 1: Yes 2: Somewhat 3: No
Apr 12. 2017
What do you find most worrying about the impact of climate change? 1. Sea Level Rise 2. Water Shortages 3. More Migration 4. More Poverty & Famine
Apr 12. 2017
Do you think climate change is a threat in Uganda? Reply: a: Yes b: Somewhat c: No
Apr 12. 2017
Do you think education is important to support young people to tackle climate change? Rate your answer from 1 (definitely yes) to 5 (definitely no).
Apr 12. 2017
Who do you think is more vulnerable to the impacts of climate shocks? People in... a. Rural areas b. Urban areas
Apr 12. 2017
Final question. In your community, what do you think young people can do to help people adapt to the effects of climate change?

POLL RESULTS

APR 12. 2017
Globally, do you think climate change is a threat to the wellbeing and security of humans? Reply: 1: Yes 2: Somewhat 3: No
20,195 responded out of 349,927 polled
Female
82%
Yes
 
Yes
12%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
6%
No
 
No

Male
86%
Yes
 
Yes
9%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
5%
No
 
No
0-14
89%
Yes
 
Yes
11%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
0%
No
 
No

15-19
75%
Yes
 
Yes
17%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
8%
No
 
No

20-24
80%
Yes
 
Yes
14%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
6%
No
 
No

25-30
87%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
5%
No
 
No

31-34
91%
Yes
 
Yes
6%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
4%
No
 
No

35+
92%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
3%
No
 
No
85%
Yes
 
Yes
10%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
5%
No
 
No
APR 12. 2017
What do you find most worrying about the impact of climate change? 1. Sea Level Rise 2. Water Shortages 3. More Migration 4. More Poverty & Famine
12,909 responded out of 20,177 polled
Female
4%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
15%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
4%
More migration
 
More migration
77%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

Male
4%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
17%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
3%
More migration
 
More migration
76%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine
0-14
0%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
50%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
0%
More migration
 
More migration
50%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

15-19
5%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
19%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
7%
More migration
 
More migration
69%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

20-24
4%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
17%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
4%
More migration
 
More migration
74%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

25-30
3%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
15%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
3%
More migration
 
More migration
79%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

31-34
3%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
16%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
2%
More migration
 
More migration
79%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine

35+
2%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
19%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
2%
More migration
 
More migration
77%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine
4%
Sea level rise
 
Sea level rise
16%
Water shortage
 
Water shortage
4%
More migration
 
More migration
76%
More poverty & famine
 
More poverty & famine
APR 12. 2017
Do you think climate change is a threat in Uganda? Reply: a: Yes b: Somewhat c: No
12,605 responded out of 20,176 polled
Female
91%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
4%
No
 
No

Male
95%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
2%
No
 
No
0-14
100%
Yes
 
Yes
0%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
0%
No
 
No

15-19
85%
Yes
 
Yes
8%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
8%
No
 
No

20-24
92%
Yes
 
Yes
5%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
3%
No
 
No

25-30
95%
Yes
 
Yes
3%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
2%
No
 
No

31-34
96%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
2%
No
 
No

35+
97%
Yes
 
Yes
2%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
2%
No
 
No
94%
Yes
 
Yes
4%
Somewhat
 
Somewhat
3%
No
 
No
APR 12. 2017
Do you think education is important to support young people to tackle climate change? Rate your answer from 1 (definitely yes) to 5 (definitely no).
11,069 responded out of 20,171 polled
Female
79%
1
 
1
7%
2
 
2
4%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5

Male
81%
1
 
1
5%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5
0-14
75%
1
 
1
0%
2
 
2
0%
3
 
3
25%
4
 
4
0%
5
 
5

15-19
78%
1
 
1
6%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
2%
4
 
4
10%
5
 
5

20-24
79%
1
 
1
6%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5

25-30
80%
1
 
1
5%
2
 
2
4%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5

31-34
81%
1
 
1
6%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
2%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5

35+
83%
1
 
1
4%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
7%
5
 
5
80%
1
 
1
5%
2
 
2
3%
3
 
3
3%
4
 
4
8%
5
 
5
APR 12. 2017
Who do you think is more vulnerable to the impacts of climate shocks? People in... a. Rural areas b. Urban areas
12,633 responded out of 20,168 polled
Female
82%
Rural
 
Rural
18%
Urban
 
Urban

Male
85%
Rural
 
Rural
15%
Urban
 
Urban
0-14
25%
Rural
 
Rural
75%
Urban
 
Urban

15-19
76%
Rural
 
Rural
24%
Urban
 
Urban

20-24
81%
Rural
 
Rural
19%
Urban
 
Urban

25-30
86%
Rural
 
Rural
14%
Urban
 
Urban

31-34
85%
Rural
 
Rural
15%
Urban
 
Urban

35+
87%
Rural
 
Rural
13%
Urban
 
Urban
84%
Rural
 
Rural
16%
Urban
 
Urban
APR 12. 2017
Final question. In your community, what do you think young people can do to help people adapt to the effects of climate change?
11,095 responded out of 20,165 polled
none
trees
planting
plant
people
climate
change
tree
afforestation
young
community
avoid
can
irrigation
farming
environment
stop
water
like
effects
da
cutting
use
help
changes
educate
de
practice
food
education
burning
teach
methods
activities
encourage
wetlands
re
sensitization
conservation
crops
deforestation
etc
educating
abt
conserve
swamps
also
dangers
climatic
environmental

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