Solano County, California

Public Opinion on Climate Change, 2023

Public opinion data come from the Yale Climate Opinion Maps (YCOM), which are based on a statistical model that employs nationally representative Climate Change in the American Mind (CCAM) surveys conducted between 2008 and 2023. The model combines geographic, census, socioeconomic, and political data with CCAM survey data collected by the Yale Program on Climate Change Communication and George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication (combined n > 28,000). For more information about the survey question wording and methodology, please visit YCOM: climatecommunication.yale.edu/visualizations-data/ycom-us

Global warming is happening
73%
Solano County, California
Global warming is caused mostly by human activities
61%
Most scientists think global warming is happening
57%
Global warming is affecting the weather
66%
Worried about global warming
66%
Solano County, California
Global warming will harm future generations
73%
Global warming will harm people in the developing countries
70%
Global warming will harm people in the US
66%
Global warming will harm me personally
48%
Schools should teach about global warming
78%
Solano County, California
Fund research into renewable energy sources
81%
Provide tax rebates for energy efficient vehicles or solar panels
76%
Regulate CO2 as a pollutant
76%
Require fossil fuel companies to pay a carbon tax
71%
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