Perceived top-three priorities for environment protection in the UK in 2014

In your opinion, which of these should be the top-three priorities for people in the UK in their daily life to protect the environment?*

Perceived top-three priorities for environment protection in the UK in 2014 This statistic shows opinions on which should be the top-three priorities for people in the United Kingdom (UK) in their daily life for protecting the environment in 2014. Almost half of respondents said they counted waste separation for recycling among the top three as well as reducing food waste, and 41 percent considered using public transport instead of their own car a top priority.
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In your opinion, which of these should be the top-three priorities for people in the UK in their daily life to protect the environment?*

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Share of respondents
Reduce food waste through smarter purchasing, storage, preparation and use of leftovers45%
Sort waste so that it can be recycled44%
Use public transport as much as possible instead of using your own car41%
Reduce your home consumption (lighting, heating, household appliances)40%
Reduce waste e.g by avoiding over-packaged products and buying pruducts with a longer life24%
Buy more local products and avoid products that come from far away20%
Pruchase environmentally friendly products for your daily needs16%
Replace your car with a more energy-efficient one, even if it is smaller or more expensive15%
Reduce water consumption at home10%
Consider environmental aspects when you make large purchases (e.g traveling, heating systems, build a house, etc.)9%
Share of respondents
Reduce food waste through smarter purchasing, storage, preparation and use of leftovers45%
Sort waste so that it can be recycled44%
Use public transport as much as possible instead of using your own car41%
Reduce your home consumption (lighting, heating, household appliances)40%
Reduce waste e.g by avoiding over-packaged products and buying pruducts with a longer life24%
Buy more local products and avoid products that come from far away20%
Pruchase environmentally friendly products for your daily needs16%
Replace your car with a more energy-efficient one, even if it is smaller or more expensive15%
Reduce water consumption at home10%
Consider environmental aspects when you make large purchases (e.g traveling, heating systems, build a house, etc.)9%
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This statistic shows opinions on which should be the top-three priorities for people in the United Kingdom (UK) in their daily life for protecting the environment in 2014. Almost half of respondents said they counted waste separation for recycling among the top three as well as reducing food waste, and 41 percent considered using public transport instead of their own car a top priority.
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