Opinion Poll: Canada’s Climate Change Consensus Confronts Keystone

On the positive side, Canadians are better informed about climate change than Americans. On the negative side, the polarization between liberals and conservatives is still marked.

80% of Canadians, versus 60% of Americans, believe there is solid evidence that the average temperature on Earth has increased over the past four decades. This figure was significantly lower in Alberta (72%) and the Prairies (Manitoba and Saskatchewan, 60%.)