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Table 2 The attitudes of the haze and related health risk

From: Knowledge and perceptions of air pollution in Ningbo, China

Survey content N %
Were you satisfied with the air quality in Ningbo last year?
 Yes 93 5.80
 No 641 39.96
 Average 870 54.24
Have you paied attention to the haze in the community where you live?
 Yes 1255 78.24
 No 68 4.24
 Indifferent 281 17.52
How severe would you say is the haze in the community where you live?
 Low 332 20.70
 Moderate 933 58.17
 High 339 21.13
How would you feel about the possible aggravation of the haze?
 Worry about 1264 78.80
 Do not worry about 262 16.34
 No concern of mine 78 4.86
How long do you think it will take for air quality to improve?
 In the short-term 256 15.96
 Within 3-5 years 929 57.92
 At least 10 years 419 26.12
Whom do you think should be primary responsible for the haze?
 The government 723 45.08
 Every citizen 687 42.83
 The industries 194 12.09
What is your favorites way to obtain knowledge refer to the haze and related protective measures?
 Television and internet 921 57.42
 Books and newspapers 367 22.88
 Expert lecture and friends 316 19.70