Urgency of response on climate change 2020, by country group

How urgent are actions addressing climate change?

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Release date

January 2021



Survey time period

October 7 to December 4, 2020

Number of respondents

1.22 million

Age group

14 years and older

Special properties

survey was distributed to people via advertising on mobile gaming networks.

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Figures show exclusively responses from people believing in the climate emergency.
Countries classified as high-income are Australia, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Panama, Poland, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States.
Countries classified as SIDS are Belize, Fiji, Trinidad, and Tobago.
Countries classified as middle-income are Algeria, Argentina, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Ecuador, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, Fiji, Georgia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kyrgyz Republic, Moldova, Morocco, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam.
Countries classified as LDCs are Benin, Bhutan, DRC, Djibouti, Mozambique, Sudan, Uganda.

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