Islamabad, 07 April, 2020
According to a WIN World Survey, 46% respondents over the world agree that it is already too late to curtail climate change.
A sample of 29,368 men and women from 40 countries across the globe was asked, “To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statement: It is already too late to curtail climate change.” 46% of the respondents in the participating countries say they somewhat or totally agree with the statement, while 48% said they somewhat or totally disagree. 6% of the respondents did not know or did not respond.
In comparison, 63% of Pakistanis agreed with the statement, and 33% disagreed.
Age wise analysis:
Younger generations, Gen Z and Gen Y, are the more likely to believe that it is not too late to curtail climate change.
Regional Analysis: Regional results show that respondents from the Asia-Pacific have the highest rate of agreement with the statement, with 55% respondents agreeing (totally or somewhat) that it is too late to curb climate change. Whereas respondents from the Americas are least likely to agree with the statement.