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Fair Tax on Flying

Survey of English and Welsh adults on Air Passenger Duty.

  • Three quarters (75%) of adults in England and Wales think that the amount of APD in the UK should be same, regardless of which airport they fly from.
  • Six in 10 (63%) say that all countries in the world should charge the same level of APD.
  • A majority (60%) also said that the cost of flying is very important in determining how often they travel abroad.
  • Only around three in ten (27%) English and Welsh adults trust the Government to set reasonable tax rates for APD.


Date Published: 24 October

Categories: Business | GB | Infrastructure | Public and communities

Client: Fair Tax on Flying


ComRes interviewed 1,898 adults in England and Wales online aged 18+, between the 1st and 3rd July 2016. Data were weighted by age, gender, region and socio-economic group to be representative of the population of England and Wales as a whole.

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