Political Survey

In this survey, you are asked to give your opinion of a set of statements characterising political views. Please rate each statement on the scale given, which runs from "strongly disagree" to "strongly agree".


For statistical purposes, please tell us where you live:

The following are a set of propositions. Tell us whether you agree with them, as they would apply to the country where you live.

It is never necessary to break the law to make a legitimate point of view heard.

There are some ethnic groups who can never be fully integrated into our society.

Some medical research would require so many animal experiments that it should not be done, whatever the benefits.

Economic globalisation will increase inequality.

Sometimes civilians are a legitimate military target.

Officials like public prosecutors should be directly elected rather than chosen by the government.

Everyone should stand up for the National Anthem.

Sometimes children shouldn't obey their parents.

Nobody bears a moral responsibility for actions of their government if they don't support them.

We should maintain the right to free expression, even if some people use it to create trouble.

The mix of minorities in public institutions should reflect their numbers in the general population.

We should make use of any technology, if it benefits us.

Dealing with nuisance crimes like petty vandalism doesn't make serious crime less likely.

It is acceptable to use any amount of force you choose to defend your property from criminals.

It is immoral to be lazy.


Political Survey: an open, honest version of politicalcompass.org.
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