Canadian Public Opinion Trends
Source Canadian Opinion Research Archive
http:///www.queensu.ca/cora/trends
Approval: Environment
Generally speaking, do you approve or disapprove of the way the current federal government is handling the environment?
Year Month Approve Disapprove DK Valid N Variable Survey Firm
1985 September 36.8 49.2 13.9 2057 Q68N7 FC855 Environics
1986 February 37.8 51.6 10.5 2058 Q92G FC862 Environics
1986 September 39.1 52.9 8.1 2039 Q113G FC864 Environics
1987 March 44.2 47.9 7.8 2020 Q2G FC872 Environics
1987 November 41.3 50.2 8.4 2044 Q1G FC881 Environics
1988 May 42.2 51.2 6.5 2053 Q2G FC883 Environics
1989 June 34.1 57.7 8.2 1955 Q132C FC893 Environics
1989 October 28 66 6.1 2003 Q3G FC894 Environics
1989 December 25.3 68.8 5.8 2005 Q2C FC901 Environics
1990 March 37 59.5 3.5 2002 Q5G FC902 Environics
1990 June 29 66.7 4.3 2002 Q2G FC903 Environics
1990 October 34 61.9 4.1 2029 Q3G FC904 Environics
1991 January 34.4 61.6 4 2019 Q2G FC911 Environics
1991 April 39.3 55.5 5.2 2220 Q2G FC912 Environics
1991 July 38.5 57.2 4.3 2021 Q2G FC913 Environics
1991 October 36.8 58.1 5.1 2012 Q9G FC914 Environics
1992 February 40.4 53.5 6.1 1531 Q2G FC921 Environics
1992 May 40.5 53.3 6.2 2001 Q2G FC922 Environics
1992 August 44.6 50.1 5.3 2005 Q2G FC923 Environics
1992 November 48.5 46.8 4.7 2019 Q3G FC924 Environics
1993 March 43.9 50.7 5.4 2022 Q2G FC931 Environics
1993 June 47.8 47.4 4.8 2042 Q2G FC932 Environics
1993 August 46.5 47.8 5.7 2002 Q2G FC933 Environics
1993 December 48.4 45.8 5.8 2001 Q2G FC934 Environics
1994 March 49.7 40.3 10.1 2002 Q2G FC941 Environics
1994 June 50.9 42.3 6.8 2020 Q4G FC942 Environics
1994 September 54.8 39.3 5.9 2026 Q2G FC943 Environics
1994 December 52.9 38.9 8.1 2001 Q4G FC944 Environics
1995 March 54.4 38.8 6.9 1996 Q2G FC951 Environics
1995 June 55.4 36.9 7.7 2003 Q2G FC952 Environics
1995 September 53.9 38.8 7.3 2037 Q2G FC953 Environics
1995 December 55.1 36.3 8.7 2022 Q8G FC954 Environics
1996 March 55.2 35.5 9.2 2034 Q2K FC961 Environics
1996 June 53.5 36 10.5 2015 Q5K FC962 Environics
1996 Q3 53.2 36.7 10.1 2015 Q2H FC963 Environics
1996 Q4 53 38 9.1 2000 Q2H FC964 Environics
1997 Q1 47.3 40.4 12.3 2014 Q2H FC971 Environics
1997 July 51.3 40.2 8.6 1941 Q100H FC972 Environics
1997 October 51.4 40 8.6 1953 Q117I FC973 Environics
1997 December 53.2 37.9 8.9 1948 Q99I FC974 Environics
1998 March 52.9 36.1 11 1936 Q135I FC981 Environics
1998 June 49.6 40.1 10.4 1942 Q110I FC982 Environics
1998 October 51.2 39.3 9.5 1942 Q120I FC983 Environics
1998 December 50.9 37.3 11.8 1921 Q125I FC984 Environics
1999 March 49.9 38.7 11.4 1986 Q70I FC991 Environics
1999 June 43.7 44.4 11.9 1919 Q102I FC992 Environics
1999 September 46.9 44.8 8.3 1943 Q74I FC993 Environics
1999 December 58.3 41.7 - 1896 Q85I FC994 Environics
2000 March 55.2 44.8 - 1875 Q72I FC001 Environics
2000 June 55 45 - 1888 Q70I FC002 Environics
2000 September 50.4 49.6 - 1940 Q40I FC003 Environics
2000 December 48.9 51.1 - 1947 Q36I FC004 Environics
2001 April 50.3 49.7 - 1322 Q66I FC011 Environics
2001 June 47.5 52.5 - 1326 Q70I FC012 Environics
2001 September 48.7 51.3 - 1170 Q69I FC013 Environics
2001 December 48.1 51.9 - 1223 Q120I FC014 Environics
2003 Q1 56.2 41.8 2 1389 Q65I FC031 Environics
2003 Q2 51.7 44.5 3.8 1357 Q851 FC032 Environics
2003 Q3 52 43.3 4.7 1937 Q93C FC033 Environics
2003 Q4 60.2 36 3.8 1325 Q40_9 FC034 Environics
2004 Q1 49.7 45.7 4.5 1325 Q83I FC041 Environics
2004 Q2 49.3 44.3 6.4 2020 Q119C FC042 Environics
2004 Q3 52.7 44.5 2.8 1341 Q89I FC043 Environics
2004 Q4 44.7 52.6 2.7 1390 Q27_9 FC044 Environics
2005 Q1 42.4 52.4 5.2 999 Q23I FC051 Environics
2005 Q3 47 49.6 3.3 1346 Q81I FC053 Environics
2006 Q1 38.7 51.9 9.4 1364 Q9I FC061 Environics
2006 Q2 35.4 60.7 3.9 1286 Q9I FC062 Environics
2006 Q3 38.2 57.9 4 1265 Q57I FC063 Environics
2006 Q4 35 62.3 2.7 1288 Q21I FC064 Environics
2007 Q1 38.2 59.0 2.8 1265 Q21I FC071 Environics
2007 Q2 34.8 62.2 3 1277 Q8_9 FC072 Environics
2007 Q3 39.2 58.3 2.5 1301 Q58I FC073 Environics
2007 Q4 42.7 57.3 - 1259 Q57I FC074 Environics
2008 Q1 34.9 62.2 2.9 1351 Q8I FC081 Environics
2008 Q2 34.4 61.8 3.7 1336 Q12I FC082 Environics
2008 Q4 38.6 57.7 3.8 2021 Q15_I FC084 Environics
2009 Q1 43.0 54.1 2.8 1369 Q25_I FC091 Environics
2009 Q2 38.4 58.2 3.4 995 Q16I FC092 Environics