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Who are the climatosceptics in France?


The community of people who doubt climate change is extremely small but remains very active on Twitter.

Who in France doubts the theses presented by the IPCC (Intergovernmental Group of Experts on Climate Change)?

A robot portrait can be drawn up, after the publication of a survey, carried out on a sample of 2000 adults representative of the population in France, commissioned by the Descartes Foundation, to study

“information and climate commitment”


After extracting the data for

Le Figaro

, Laurent Cordonier, social science researcher and director of research at the Descartes Foundation, details that

“Those who doubt are more frequently men than women, on average older and more frequently retired people and rarely working people.

They are closer to the extreme right than to the center or environmentalists, more often residing in small towns.

They generally trust scientists in general and climate scientists less, they have little interest in climate news and they display a level of sensitivity to theories…

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Source: lefigaro

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