Public opinion and communications research

Answer: Favor

Favorability to Nuclear Energy, U.S. Nuclear Power Plant Neighbors, Summer 2015

“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?” (%)

Source: Bisconti Research, Inc. survey of nuclear power plant neighbors for the Nuclear Energy Institute. Landline and cell phone interviews with 1,080 randomly sampled adults in the 10-mile radius of the 60 national plant sites, households with electric company employees excluded; margin of error is plus or minus three percentage points.

Do the majority of the U.S. nuclear power plant neighbors have a favorable or unfavorable impression of the nearby nuclear power plant and how it has operated recently? (Answer to see the latest public opinion)