Try our corporate solution for free!
+1 (212) 419-5770

Public approval of UK air strikes against ISIS in Iraq and Syria by age group

This statistic shows public opinion by age distribution on September 24 to 25, 2014, on whether the RAF should join the US-led air strike operations against Islamic State/ISIS in Iraq and/or Syria. Younger participants, from the 18 to 24 age range, were the most against any air strikes, although 40 percent thought that the RAF should participate. From the 60+ age category, respondents were more likely to approve of an Iraq only campaign (9 percent), than a Syria only mission (1 percent).

ISIS/Islamic State is active in both Syria and Iraq. Do you think the RAF should take part in air strikes against ISIS/Islamic State forces in...?

Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

September 2014


United Kingdom (Great Britain)

Survey time period

September 24 to 25, 2014

Number of respondents

1,972 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties


Supplementary notes

Type of survey not specified.
Percentage points exceeding 100 percent are probably due to rounding.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract; Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "UK Politics"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.