A majority of Americans think action needs to be taken right now to address climate change. Most consider it at least to be a serious problem — including more than a quarter who say it is a crisis. Seven in 10 think human activity contributes a lot or some to climate change, and most feel they have a personal responsibility to do something about it, although many say they cannot afford to.
Opinions on the subject are marked by partisan divisions.
Most – 67% - think humans can do something about climate change – though
more say we can only slow climate change (48%) than believe we can stop
it entirely (19%). Those who believe humans don't contribute much to
climate change are less likely to think humanity can do something about
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