LESS TALK, MORE ACTION

Civic Exchange released a public opinion survey on 1 December entitled “LESS TALK, MORE ACTION”.   The survey shows that one in four people are considering emigration in response to the public health threats of Hong Kong’s air pollution, up from one in five in December 2008, when a similar survey was conducted.


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Media coverage:

02 Dec 2010 – Apple Daily (Chinese) – 空氣差 25%市民考慮離港 (Chinese only)
02 Dec 2010 – Oriental Daily News (Chinese) – 污染嚴重 1/4人想離港 (Chinese only)
02 Dec 2010 – RTHK English News – Bad air ‘makes 25% consider leaving HK’
02 Dec 2010 – South China Morning Post – Air pollution may cause brain drain, study finds
02 Dec 2010 – The Standard – Polluted air fuels brain-drain fears
02 Dec 2010 – Wen Wei Po (Chinese) – 調查指空污難頂 4個港人1個想走 (Chinese only)
01 Dec 2010 – The Wall Street Journal – Survey Finds Rising Pollution Concerns
01 Dec 2010 – BBC News (Asia Pacific) – Hong Kong pollution ‘prompts 25% to consider leaving’
01 Dec 2010 – Bloomberg – Hong Kong Pollution Spurs 25% in Survey to Mull Leaving City