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  • A quarter of residents feel PCC is doing about the right amount to address climate change although nearly half (46%) feel they need to do much more
  • Roughly 10% feel that PCC is focussing on climate change too much. This percentage increases with age (1% for 16-24 year olds, 13% for over 64 years)
  • Around 20% of residents feel they need more information on what PCC is doing to address climate change, suggesting increased or more targeted marketing communications might be of value. This response is selected by a higher percentage of females and ethnic minorities (25% and 26% respectively)

Do you think Portsmouth City Council is currently doing enough to address climate change? - total sample

Weighted base: 1,629

This chart shows that:
46% of residents feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 25% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 9% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 21% don’t know and need more information

Do you think Portsmouth City Council is currently doing enough to address climate change? - by age

Weighted base: 16-24: 186 | 25-34: 325 | 35-44: 260 | 45-54: 265 | 55-64: 245 | Over 64: 325

This chart shows that:
Of 16-24 year olds, 49% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 32% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 1% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 19% don’t know and need more information
Of 25-34 year olds, 51% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 22% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 8% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 19% don’t know and need more information
Of 35-44 year olds, 57% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 17% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 7% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 20% don’t know and need more information
Of 45-54 year olds, 53% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 18% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 7% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 22% don’t know and need more information
Of 55-64 year olds, 40% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 26% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 11% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 23% don’t know and need more information
Of over 64 year olds, 33% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 32% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 13% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 22% don’t know and need more information

Do you think Portsmouth City Council is currently doing enough to address climate change? - by sex

Weighted base: Male: 831 | Female: 798

This chart shows that:
Of male residents, 47% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 24% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 13% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 17% don’t know and need more information
Of female residents, 46% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 25% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 4% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 25% don’t know and need more information

Do you think Portsmouth City Council is currently doing enough to address climate change? - by household income

Weighted base: <£19,999: 374 | £20,000-£39,999: 445 | £40,000-£59,999: 277 | >£60,000: 300

This chart shows that:
Of those with a household income of up to £19,999, 45% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 27% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 10% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 18% don’t know and need more information
Of those with a household income of £20,000-£39,999, 48% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 25% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 7% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 20% don’t know and need more information
Of those with a household income of £40,000-£59,999, 52% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 17% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 10% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 22% don’t know and need more information
Of those with a household income of £60,000, 49% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 26% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 3% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 22% don’t know and need more information

Do you think Portsmouth City Council is currently doing enough to address climate change? - by ethnic group

Weighted base: White: 1,407 | Ethnic minority: 181

This chart shows that:
Of those from a white ethnic background, 47% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 24% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 9% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 20% don’t know and need more information
Of those from an ethnic minority background, 36% feel that Portsmouth City Council needs to do much more to address climate change, 29% feel Portsmouth City Council is doing the right amount, 9% feel Portsmouth City Council is focusing too much to address climate change, and 26% don’t know and need more information