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Currently, the results below are presented in English only. In the near future, they will be presented in the user's language.

Participant Characteristics

In this first section, you will find our respondents' principal characteristics.

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Raw Results of the Worldwide Questionnaire

Below are the raw responses obtained from our Worldwide Questionnaire.

These results are not filtered by participant characteristics. 

(Analysis of these results are provided annually during the opening of The Global Risk Leadership Roundtable)

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Words of Wisdom*

Below are messages sent by our participants to leaders of the world.

*The views expressed are entirely those of the participants and in no way reflect a position taken by The Global Risk Census or any of its stakeholders.

My message to global leaders...

Remain sincere, caring and informed.

The current state of the planet is beautiful


To the leaders+other stakeholders who are greedy/power hungry, please reconsider. Creating truly equitable access to food, water+basic housing and prioritizing sustainable consumerism+clean energy does not mean you’ll lose “status”/luxury or people will become “lazy”/unmotivated.

The current state of the planet is violent


The current state of the planet is chaotic


Stop pandering to lobbyists and corporations and shareholders serving their own short-term interests, and instead be good long-term stewards serving the broader public and future generations of people, as well as other species and the planet itself.

The current state of the planet is precarious


Until we understand that this is truly one world, we will accomplish nothing valuable to the biosphere and humanity.

The current state of the planet is disarray


The current state of the planet is dynamic


Global leaders need to adopt a more proactive approach to the anticipation and prevention of future risk disasters

The current state of the planet is fragile


Reduce and replace plastics. Reduce carbon emissions. Etc.

The current state of the planet is disaster


Enough with the short-term thinking.

The current state of the planet is terrifying


N/A

The current state of the planet is uncertain


limited resources are inherently unsustainable. Anthropogenic pollution will need to be managed on a local and global scale. Bandaids don’t fix bullet holes and poop always rolls downhill.

The current state of the planet is perilous


Implement the climate accords immediately.

The current state of the planet is tragic


Use alternative energy sources
Improve working conditions
Fair use of wealth and resources
Improve public health in poor countries
Support education

The current state of the planet is bad


The current state of the planet is complex


The current state of the planet is critical


Do the best for humanity and this planet as a whole. If you cannot resist bribes, threats, entitlement, tradition and self interest please let someone else take your precious place.

The current state of the planet is precarious


The current state of the planet is alarming


The current state of the planet is degrading


Stop being greedy and selfish. Don’t see the world as a platform for your re-election. No politicians should be allowed to run for a second term. Ever. And the notion of Public Service should somehow be enforced.

The current state of the planet is scary


The current state of the planet is better


The current state of the planet is problematic


The current state of the planet is unpredictable


Reduce coaling, fueling, wars; Increase awareness of risks; Promote peace.

The current state of the planet is warm


Think collectively, respect others, respect nature, work for equity and balance, dignify and validate everyone and everything.

The current state of the planet is evolving


People need to learn to hold their own side accountable for the wrongs that they do. It is not worth having a conversation with someone who is not willing to admonish one of their teammates, they will never be arguing in good faith.

The current state of the planet is derelict


The current state of the planet is precarious


The current state of the planet is tenuous


For the sake of our future and future generations, focus on moving away from fossil fuels, prioritize carbon sequestration, and protect biodiversity.

The current state of the planet is collapsing


The current state of the planet is unfocused


Typical users of The Global Risk Census