Perceptions on the European Union in the United Kingdom (UK) 2017, by age group

This statistic displays the results of a survey concerning whether or not people in the United Kingdom (UK) have positive or negative views on the European Union. As can be seen in this statistic, whether or not a respondents has a positive or negative view on the EU is strongly correlated with the age cohort they belong to. 78 percent of 15-24 year olds have a positive view on the EU, but among the over 55s this decreases to only 42 percent of respondents.

Do you have a positive or negative view about the European Union?*

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Release date

December 2017


United Kingdom

Survey time period

September 23 to October 2, 2018

Number of respondents

1,368 respondents

Age group

15 years and older

Special properties

UK Residents

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "As regards each of the following countries or group of countries, do you have a positive or a negative view about The European Union"
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