SOCIAL POLICY
U-Report poll on climate change for Human Development Report
7 questions polled on this topic
32% response rate
19,820 responded out of 61,668 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?
19,820 responded out of 61,668 polled
Female
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
No
 
No

Male
63%
Yes
 
Yes
37%
No
 
No
0-14
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No

15-19
62%
Yes
 
Yes
38%
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
63%
Yes
 
Yes
37%
No
 
No
DEC 20. 2016
Do you think that Governments need to take urgent action against climate change?
12,394 responded out of 12,801 polled
Female
82%
Yes
 
Yes
18%
No
 
No

Male
87%
Yes
 
Yes
13%
No
 
No
0-14
71%
Yes
 
Yes
29%
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
85%
Yes
 
Yes
15%
No
 
No
DEC 20. 2016
What worries you most about climate change?
13,130 responded out of 16,475 polled
drought
change
climate
rainfall
food
people
rain
hunger
will
changes
young
farming
agriculture
floods
droughts
weather
diseases
due
global
heat
yes
high
warming
shortage
causes
hot
worries
affects
water
agricultural
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?
9,144 responded out of 11,756 polled
Female
23%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
15%
Help from church
 
Help from church
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
48%
Food for work
 
Food for work

Male
26%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
13%
Help from church
 
Help from church
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
47%
Food for work
 
Food for work
0-14
10%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
15%
Help from church
 
Help from church
20%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
55%
Food for work
 
Food for work

15-19
22%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
18%
Help from church
 
Help from church
17%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
44%
Food for work
 
Food for work

20-24
21%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
14%
Help from church
 
Help from church
13%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
52%
Food for work
 
Food for work

25-30
25%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
13%
Help from church
 
Help from church
12%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
50%
Food for work
 
Food for work

31-34
26%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
9%
Help from church
 
Help from church
13%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
52%
Food for work
 
Food for work

35+
29%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
13%
Help from church
 
Help from church
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
43%
Food for work
 
Food for work
25%
Help from extended family
 
Help from extended family
14%
Help from church
 
Help from church
14%
Cash transfers
 
Cash transfers
47%
Food for work
 
Food for work
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
9,480 responded out of 10,177 polled
Female
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
17%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
16%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

Male
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
18%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
15%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
0-14
38%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
33%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
10%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
19%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
0%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

15-19
24%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
17%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
21%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

20-24
26%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
33%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
20%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
14%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

25-30
30%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
19%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
13%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

31-34
33%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
33%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
16%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
10%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted

35+
37%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
29%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
6%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
15%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
13%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
29%
Damage to school buildings
 
Damage to school buildings
31%
Destruction of homesteads
 
Destruction of homesteads
7%
Distruction of local transport
 
Distruction of local transport
18%
Distruption of energy supply system
 
Distruption of energy supply system
15%
Learning being distrupted
 
Learning being distrupted
DEC 20. 2016
Is learning being disrupted by?
1,348 responded out of 1,400 polled
Female
2%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
58%
Hunger
 
Hunger
24%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
16%
School droputs
 
School droputs

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

15-19
3%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
51%
Hunger
 
Hunger
28%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
17%
School droputs
 
School droputs

20-24
5%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
56%
Hunger
 
Hunger
21%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
18%
School droputs
 
School droputs

25-30
2%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
51%
Hunger
 
Hunger
25%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
21%
School droputs
 
School droputs

31-34
0%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
60%
Hunger
 
Hunger
25%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
15%
School droputs
 
School droputs

35+
9%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
59%
Hunger
 
Hunger
22%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
10%
School droputs
 
School droputs
4%
Spending time fetching firewood
 
Spending time fetching firewood
56%
Hunger
 
Hunger
24%
Reduced attendance
 
Reduced attendance
16%
School droputs
 
School droputs
DEC 20. 2016
Other safety nets
1,428 responded out of 1,586 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
00000000
done
know
self
assistance
nets
organizations
support
employment
funding
given
hard
month
organisation
programmes
wishers

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