New York City Global Warming Survey

Report Summary

The first-ever in-depth study of public climate change risk perceptions, policy preferences, and behaviors in a major urban center – New York City. This study was designed and sponsored by the Center for Research on Environmental Decisions (CRED) at Columbia University and the Yale Project on Climate Change (YPCC) at Yale University. The survey was conducted by Princeton Survey Research International and using telephone interviews with a representative sample of 1,000 adults living in New York City households. Interviews were done in English and Spanish by Princeton Data Source, LLC from November 28 to December 16, 2007.