FESTIVAL FOR THE FUTURE
#FFTF17 - What do young people think about the future of the environment?
8 questions polled on this topic
94% response rate
93 responded out of 99 polled
Jul 17. 2017
Do you think New Zealanders have a good understanding of climate change and environmental issues?
Jul 17. 2017
Do you think people know how to take action to address climate change, and are motivated to act?
Jul 17. 2017
Do you personally feel as though your individual actions can make a difference to climate change?
Jul 17. 2017
What do you think is the most important strategy for addressing climate change?
Jul 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the farming sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
Jul 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the tourism sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
Jul 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the transport sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
Jul 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force individuals to reduce their environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?

POLL RESULTS

JUL 17. 2017
Do you think New Zealanders have a good understanding of climate change and environmental issues?
93 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
0%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
33%
not really
 
not really
33%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
33%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
57%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
34%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
5%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
5%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
50%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
12%
not really
 
not really
12%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
12%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
12%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
57%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
29%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
14%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
33%
sort of, could be better
 
sort of, could be better
67%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
no, not at all
 
no, not at all
0%
don't know
 
don't know
3%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
54%
Sort of, could be better
 
Sort of, could be better
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know
31%
Not really
 
Not really
6%
No, not at all
 
No, not at all
JUL 17. 2017
Do you think people know how to take action to address climate change, and are motivated to act?
96 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
33%
usually
 
usually
0%
not at all
 
not at all
33%
not really
 
not really
33%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
17%
usually
 
usually
13%
not at all
 
not at all
67%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
2%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
25%
usually
 
usually
38%
not at all
 
not at all
25%
not really
 
not really
12%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
0%
usually
 
usually
0%
not at all
 
not at all
88%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
12%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
0%
usually
 
usually
0%
not at all
 
not at all
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
33%
usually
 
usually
0%
not at all
 
not at all
67%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
don't know
 
don't know
4%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
20%
Usually
 
Usually
5%
Don't know
 
Don't know
58%
Not really
 
Not really
12%
Not at all
 
Not at all
JUL 17. 2017
Do you personally feel as though your individual actions can make a difference to climate change?
94 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
0%
i don't know
 
i don't know
0%
not really
 
not really
67%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
33%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
0%
not at all
 
not at all

15-19
13%
i don't know
 
i don't know
4%
not really
 
not really
33%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
48%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
2%
not at all
 
not at all

20-24
12%
i don't know
 
i don't know
0%
not really
 
not really
50%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
12%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
25%
not at all
 
not at all

25-30
14%
i don't know
 
i don't know
0%
not really
 
not really
29%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
57%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
0%
not at all
 
not at all

31-34
0%
i don't know
 
i don't know
0%
not really
 
not really
0%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
0%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
0%
not at all
 
not at all

35+
33%
i don't know
 
i don't know
0%
not really
 
not really
33%
yes, definitely
 
yes, definitely
33%
yes, sort of
 
yes, sort of
0%
not at all
 
not at all
36%
Yes, definitely
 
Yes, definitely
46%
Yes, sort of
 
Yes, sort of
12%
I don't know
 
I don't know
3%
Not really
 
Not really
3%
Not at all
 
Not at all
JUL 17. 2017
What do you think is the most important strategy for addressing climate change?
88 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
0%
private companies
 
private companies
67%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
33%
government action
 
government action
0%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
0%
all of the above
 
all of the above

15-19
0%
private companies
 
private companies
5%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
16%
government action
 
government action
16%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
0%
something else
 
something else
7%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
56%
all of the above
 
all of the above

20-24
25%
private companies
 
private companies
0%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
12%
government action
 
government action
12%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
12%
something else
 
something else
0%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
38%
all of the above
 
all of the above

25-30
0%
private companies
 
private companies
0%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
29%
government action
 
government action
0%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
71%
all of the above
 
all of the above

31-34
0%
private companies
 
private companies
0%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
0%
government action
 
government action
0%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
0%
all of the above
 
all of the above

35+
0%
private companies
 
private companies
0%
personal responsibility
 
personal responsibility
50%
government action
 
government action
0%
education and awareness
 
education and awareness
0%
something else
 
something else
0%
community-led initiatives
 
community-led initiatives
50%
all of the above
 
all of the above
1%
Something else
 
Something else
56%
All of the above
 
All of the above
5%
Personal responsibility
 
Personal responsibility
3%
Community-led initiatives
 
Community-led initiatives
3%
Private companies
 
Private companies
20%
Government action
 
Government action
11%
Education and awareness
 
Education and awareness
JUL 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the farming sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
85 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
33%
yes
 
yes
67%
no
 
no

15-19
78%
yes
 
yes
22%
no
 
no

20-24
50%
yes
 
yes
50%
no
 
no

25-30
86%
yes
 
yes
14%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
25%
No
 
No
75%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the tourism sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
86 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
33%
yes
 
yes
67%
no
 
no

15-19
77%
yes
 
yes
23%
no
 
no

20-24
75%
yes
 
yes
25%
no
 
no

25-30
86%
yes
 
yes
14%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
26%
No
 
No
74%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force the transport sector to reduce its environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
87 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
33%
yes
 
yes
67%
no
 
no

15-19
84%
yes
 
yes
16%
no
 
no

20-24
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

25-30
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
13%
No
 
No
87%
Yes
 
Yes
JUL 17. 2017
If you were the Prime Minister, would you force individuals to reduce their environmental impact, even if it meant that the economy lost money?
85 responded out of 99 polled
0-14
33%
yes
 
yes
67%
no
 
no

15-19
74%
yes
 
yes
26%
no
 
no

20-24
88%
yes
 
yes
12%
no
 
no

25-30
83%
yes
 
yes
17%
no
 
no

31-34
0%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no

35+
100%
yes
 
yes
0%
no
 
no
28%
No
 
No
72%
Yes
 
Yes

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