U.S. adults on waste separation and waste reduction by community 2017

This statistic shows the results of a survey among Americans in 2017 regarding their opinions on waste separation and waste reduction, by type of community. As of March 2017, some 23 percent of respondents living in rural communities stated that waste separation was overrated.

Opinions on waste separation and waste reduction among U.S. adults in 2017, by type of community*

City or urban communitySuburban communityRural community
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Source

Release date

April 2017

Region

United States

Survey time period

March 20 to 29, 2017

Number of respondents

980 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The original question was phrased as follows: "Which of these statements towards waste separation and waste reduction do you agree with?"

Multiple responses were possible.

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