Official Statistics

British social attitudes survey: 2015

Results for the transport questions asked on the 2015 British social attitudes survey for Great Britain, and related trend changes.



British social attitudes survey results for Great Britain for the year 2015.

Concern about congestion is rising:

  • in towns and cities, from a low of 39% in 2012 to 55% in 2015
  • on motorways, from a low of 22% in 2011 to 37% in 2015

74% of respondents say they are willing, when next buying a car, to buy one with lower CO2 emissions.

Concerns about exhaust fumes in towns and cities have risen, from a low of 44% in 2012, to 60% in 2015.

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Published 26 January 2017