Most concerning future trends

Most concerning future trends

Respondents were asked ‘What most terrifies or concerns you about future and emerging trends?’. The responses are represented in the word cloud below. Responses from this open ended question were categorized and ranked, in relation to frequency of use. The green circles are the topics which were seen as the most concerning future trends facing Smithville.

Key things to note:

  • ‘Overpopulation was seen as the most concerning future trend facing Smithville.
  • This was followed by ‘AI and Robotics and ‘Impact on Jobs’.
  • The blue circles represent the other categories in response to this question. The size of the circle represents the frequency of use of that category in the responses.

More Information

For more information about the City of Smithville Community Visioning project, please contact:

Nickie Lee, Assistant City Administrator
City of Smithville
107 W. Main St
Smithville, MO 64089
Tel: 816.532.3897