Support for Corbyn's stance on the ‘first use’ of Britain’s nuclear weapons 2017

This statistic displays the distribution of support among electorates regarding the "first use" of the United Kingdom's (UK) nuclear weapons in the event that Britain was experiencing a nuclear attack from another country. In June 2017 34.8 percent of respondents agreed with his view, whereas 42 percent disagreed.

Jeremy Corbyn said he would never approve ‘first use’ of Britain’s nuclear weapons. Do you agree?*

Share of respondents
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Source

Release date

June 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

June 2 to June 3, 2017

Number of respondents

1,049 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* This question was phrased by the source as follows: "During the event, Jeremy Corbyn said he would never approve ‘first use’ of Britain’s nuclear weapons and declined to say if he would use them to defend the UK from a nuclear attack from another country such as North Korea or Iran. Do you…?"

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