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Table 4 Activities undertaken by EHPs in their workplace in relation to climate change (N = 66)

From: Environmental health practitioners potentially play a key role in helping communities adapt to climate change

Question and responses Number of participants
n (%)
Does your EH department have a climate and health committee/working group?
 No 29 (44.0)
 Yes 26 (39.0)
 Don’t know 9 (14.0)
Missing 2 (3.0)
Does your EH department have a climate and health policy or strategy?
 No 27 (41.0)
 Yes 27 (41.0)
 Don’t know 10 (15.0)
Missing 2 (3.0)
Does your EH department have a climate and health budget?
 No 34 (25.8)
 Yes 17 (51.5)
 Don’t know 14 (21.2)
Missing 1 (1.5)
Does your EH department have an official responsible for climate and health?
 No 31 (40.9)
 Yes 27 (46.9)
 Don’t know 8 (12.2)
Missing 0 (0.0)
Have you ever participated in a climate change and health adaptation project in your current position?
 No 37 (56.0)
 Yes 22 (33.3)
 Don’t know 3 (4.5)
Missing 4 (6.2)