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Greenpeace: Global Opinions on an Arctic Sanctuary


Commissioned by Greenpeace, RIWI conducted an online study using RIWI’s RDIT™ methodology, between August 8th and August 28th. 30 countries were surveyed in their most dominant languages. More than 30,000 respondents over the age of 18 participated in the study.

RIWI surveys are representative of the Web-using population in the countries surveyed. The results have been weighted to reflect the adult population of each country according to the latest available census data.
The countries surveyed were: Czech Republic, Greece, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Thailand, Turkey, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, India, United States, South Africa, Argentina, Brazil, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Luxembourg, Denmark, Greenland, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.
To read Greenpeace’s blogpost on the study, click here.
Summary of Findings
Photograph by Jim Brandenburg. Photo of the Day: Images From National Geographic Books (May 17, 2009):