Survey Data Reflecting Popular Opinions of the Causes and Mitigation of Climate Change

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The data presented within this manuscript reports the results of a 20-question opinion survey concerning popular beliefs regarding the causes of and possible mitigation of climate change. The results and opinions from 746 survey respondents are presented. The data reflects certain misconceptions of climate change, and is useful for investigators to begin forming opinions of the public's knowledge regarding the potentially inflammatory topics of climate change, greenhouse gases, and geo-engineering.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)Pages 412-439
JournalData in Brief
StatePublished - Jul 2017


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