That was the essence of the question put to 1,000 adults across 111 countries by the Gallup Organization in a recent survey.
“How serious is the threat of global warming is to you and your family?”
Worldwide the threat perception increased 1% to 42% of those surveyed, but the results were skewed. Americans and Europeans were more skeptical of the global warming threats while Latin America and sub-Saharan Africa were more concerned.
Here are the numbers: