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.

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

Members of our society should be familiar with the history and traditions of our culture.

Sometimes interest rates should be raised to reduce inflation, even if doing so would cause a large number of job losses.

Governments will always be more powerful than large corporations.

No crime, however serious, should be punished by death.

Breaking the law is not always immoral.

Sometimes international agreements should override national law.

The government should raise revenue by taxing income rather than consumption.

Schools should do much more than just training people for the workforce.

Correct grammar is important.

Some people should not have access to the Internet.

Everybody has a right to top-quality health care, even if they aren't wealthy.

Our nation's history is not particularly glorious.

It's more important to rehabilitate criminals than to punish them.

Drug abuse is a problem primarily because of its effects on drug users, not its effects on the rest of society.


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