Ipsos Global Trends

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Megatrends: Long-term trends shaping the world in 2017 and beyond

Before exploring key trends from our research, it’s worth reminding ourselves of the underlying demographic, economic and social changes that provide the backdrop to this report.

Foreign governments – positive or negative recommendations

Have you positively or negatively recommended any of the following types of organisations in the last year?

Foreign governmentsForeign governments – positive or negative recommendations

The world – optimism or pessimism

Looking ahead to the next 12 months, are you optimistic or pessimistic about the following?

The world in general

Optimism/pessimism about the world

Global common ground v differences

Now for some more statements. To what extent do you agree or disagree with these?

People across the world have more things in common than things that make them different

Global common ground v differences

World changing too fast

Now for some more statements. To what extent do you agree or disagree with these?

The world today is changing too fast

World changing too fast

Danger of world increasing

Now for some more statements. To what extent do you agree or disagree with these?

We live in an increasingly dangerous world

Danger of world increasing

Connection with world

Which one of the following comes closest to your view:

I feel more/less of a connection with people in other countries around the world than I did 10 years ago

Connection with world