Opinion on economic benefits delivered by nuclear energy UK 2012 to 2017

How much do you agree or disagree that nuclear energy generates economic benefits to the United Kingdom (UK)?*

by Ian Tiseo, last edited Feb 13, 2019
Opinion on economic benefits delivered by nuclear energy UK 2012 to 2017 This statistic shows whether or not respondents to the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Energy and Climate Change Public Attitude Tracking Survey support the idea that nuclear energy generates economic benefits for the United Kingdom (UK) between 2012 and 2017. Levels of support for the statement remain similar across the survey period. In 2012 and 2016, over 40 percent of respondents agreed with the statement in some form, decreasing slightly to 39 percent in 2017.
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How much do you agree or disagree that nuclear energy generates economic benefits to the United Kingdom (UK)?*

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March 2012March 2013March 2014March 2015March 2016March 2017
Strongly agree13%15%14%14%14%14%
Slightly agree28%29%32%28%28%25%
Neither agree nor disagree36%34%32%36%36%40%
Slightly disagree10%10%9%8%8%10%
Strongly disagree7%8%6%6%6%7%
Don't know6%4%7%7%7%5%
March 2012March 2013March 2014March 2015March 2016March 2017
Strongly agree13%15%14%14%14%14%
Slightly agree28%29%32%28%28%25%
Neither agree nor disagree36%34%32%36%36%40%
Slightly disagree10%10%9%8%8%10%
Strongly disagree7%8%6%6%6%7%
Don't know6%4%7%7%7%5%
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by Ian Tiseo, last edited Feb 13, 2019
This statistic shows whether or not respondents to the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Energy and Climate Change Public Attitude Tracking Survey support the idea that nuclear energy generates economic benefits for the United Kingdom (UK) between 2012 and 2017. Levels of support for the statement remain similar across the survey period. In 2012 and 2016, over 40 percent of respondents agreed with the statement in some form, decreasing slightly to 39 percent in 2017.
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