Canadians see climate change as the top threat to our country, but many are also listing U.S. power and influence among the leading national security risks, according to a new global survey.
A report published Tuesday by the Washington, D.C.-based Pew Research Center found that 60 per cent of surveyed Canadians believe global climate change is a major threat to Canada.
Other top threats, as seen by Canadians:
Jacob Poushter, a senior researcher at Pew and co-author of the report, said the change in Canadians’ view of the U.S. is notable. Only 23 per cent of Canadians saw U.S. power and influence as a threat in 2013, he said. 
“More people in Canada actually say that the U.S. is a threat versus Russia and China,” Poushter told CTV News Channel on Tuesday.
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