Insight of the Week: Over Eight in Ten Now Say That Current Environmental, Economic, and Social Challenges Are Unprecedented

Compared to a decade ago, people are now more likely to say that we are currently facing environmental and socio-economic challenges at an unprecedented scale globally. 

Over eight in ten people now agree with this sentiment compared to three-quarters in 2012. Strikingly, this agreement is similarly strong across all demographics and geographies.

Source: GlobeScan Radar Report 2022 ​(survey of 29,293 people in the general public in June ‒ July 2022)