SOCIAL POLICY
U-Report poll on climate change for Human Development Report
7 questions polled on this topic
19% response rate
9,910 responded out of 51,651 polled
Dec 20. 2016
Would you agree that climate change is one of the most pressing concerns for young people today?
Dec 20. 2016
Do you think that Governments need to take urgent action against climate change?
Dec 20. 2016
What worries you most about climate change?
Dec 20. 2016
What social safety nets exist in your communities to combat food insecurity caused by climate change?
Dec 20. 2016
Which problems are you facing as a result of floods, heat waves, strong winds, hail storms caused by climate change? Education Related
Dec 20. 2016
Is learning being disrupted by?
Dec 20. 2016
Other safety nets

POLL RESULTS

DEC 20. 2016
Would you agree that climate change is one of the most pressing concerns for young people today?
9,910 responded out of 51,651 polled
Female
38%
No
 
No
62%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
37%
No
 
No
63%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
86%
yes
 
yes
14%
no
 
no

15-19
63%
yes
 
yes
37%
no
 
no

20-24
59%
yes
 
yes
41%
no
 
no

25-30
61%
yes
 
yes
39%
no
 
no

31-34
67%
yes
 
yes
33%
no
 
no

35+
70%
yes
 
yes
30%
no
 
no
37%
No
 
No
63%
Yes
 
Yes
DEC 20. 2016
Do you think that Governments need to take urgent action against climate change?
6,197 responded out of 6,565 polled
Female
18%
No
 
No
82%
Yes
 
Yes

Male
13%
No
 
No
87%
Yes
 
Yes
0-14
73%
yes
 
yes
27%
no
 
no

15-19
76%
yes
 
yes
24%
no
 
no

20-24
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

25-30
89%
yes
 
yes
11%
no
 
no

31-34
91%
yes
 
yes
9%
no
 
no

35+
91%
yes
 
yes
9%
no
 
no
15%
No
 
No
85%
Yes
 
Yes
DEC 20. 2016
What worries you most about climate change?
6,565 responded out of 9,910 polled
drought
change
climate
rainfall
food
people
rain
hunger
will
changes
young
farming
floods
agriculture
droughts
weather
diseases
due
global
heat
yes
warming
high
shortage
causes
hot
worries
affects
agricultural
water
nothing
seasons
season
can
low
poverty
temperatures
worry
poor
rains
patterns
cause
production
affect
affected
like
crops
country
effects
shortages
DEC 20. 2016
What social safety nets exist in your communities to combat food insecurity caused by climate change?
4,572 responded out of 6,197 polled
Female
48%
Food for work
 
Food for work
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
15%
Help from church
 
Help from church
23%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family

Male
47%
Food for work
 
Food for work
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
13%
Help from church
 
Help from church
25%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
0-14
56%
food for work
 
food for work
11%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
11%
help from church
 
help from church
22%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers

15-19
45%
food for work
 
food for work
22%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
17%
help from church
 
help from church
16%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers

20-24
51%
food for work
 
food for work
21%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
14%
help from church
 
help from church
13%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers

25-30
50%
food for work
 
food for work
25%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
13%
help from church
 
help from church
12%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers

31-34
53%
food for work
 
food for work
26%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
9%
help from church
 
help from church
13%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers

35+
43%
food for work
 
food for work
29%
help from extended family
 
help from extended family
13%
help from church
 
help from church
15%
cash transfers
 
cash transfers
47%
Food for work
 
Food for work
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
14%
Help from church
 
Help from church
25%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
DEC 20. 2016
Which problems are you facing as a result of floods, heat waves, strong winds, hail storms caused by climate change? Education Related
4,740 responded out of 5,286 polled
Female
16%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
17%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings

Male
15%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
18%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
0-14
0%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
40%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
20%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
30%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
10%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport

15-19
21%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
24%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
17%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
31%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
7%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport

20-24
14%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
26%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
20%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
33%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
7%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport

25-30
13%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
29%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
19%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
32%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
7%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport

31-34
10%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
33%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
16%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
33%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
8%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport

35+
13%
learning being distrupted
 
learning being distrupted
37%
damage to school buildings
 
damage to school buildings
15%
distruption of energy supply system
 
distruption of energy supply system
29%
destruction of homesteads
 
destruction of homesteads
6%
distruction of local transport
 
distruction of local transport
15%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
18%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
DEC 20. 2016
Is learning being disrupted by?
674 responded out of 718 polled
Female
16%
School droputs
 
School droputs
24%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
58%
Hunger
 
Hunger
2%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood

Male
16%
School droputs
 
School droputs
23%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
55%
Hunger
 
Hunger
6%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
0-14
0%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
0%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
0%
school droputs
 
school droputs
0%
hunger
 
hunger

15-19
29%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
3%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
18%
school droputs
 
school droputs
51%
hunger
 
hunger

20-24
20%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
5%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
18%
school droputs
 
school droputs
57%
hunger
 
hunger

25-30
25%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
2%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
21%
school droputs
 
school droputs
52%
hunger
 
hunger

31-34
23%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
0%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
15%
school droputs
 
school droputs
62%
hunger
 
hunger

35+
22%
reduced attendance
 
reduced attendance
9%
spending time fetching firewood
 
spending time fetching firewood
10%
school droputs
 
school droputs
59%
hunger
 
hunger
16%
School droputs
 
School droputs
24%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
56%
Hunger
 
Hunger
4%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
DEC 20. 2016
Other safety nets
714 responded out of 872 polled
food
work
government
none
others
nothing
help
non
people
community
social
ngos
donations
irrigation
governmental
farming
projects
aid
maize
ngo
organisations
welfare
donors
jobs
get
care
drought
gvt
like
relief
safety
well
donor
water
done
know
self
assistance
nets
organizations
support
employment
funding
given
hard
month
organisation
programmes
wishers
working

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