Public opinion and communications research

Answer: Favor

Favorability to Nuclear Energy, U.S. Public, Spring 2020

“Overall, do you strongly favor, somewhat favor, somewhat oppose, or strongly oppose the use of nuclear energy as one of the ways to provide electricity in the United States?” (%)

The following is the breakdown from 2020:

Interestingly, recent data from 2020 showed that the more informed people feel, the more they favor nuclear energy.

For more information on public opinion, see slides.

Source: Bisconti Research, Inc.

Has public opinion toward Nuclear Energy become more favorable or less favorable over the last three decades? (Answer here to see the trend)