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.

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

Beneficial medical research should always go ahead, however many animal experiments would be performed

Alcohol is a more dangerous drug than marijuana.

Everyone bears a moral responsibility for the actions of their government, even when they do not support them.

There's no need to subsidise farmers if we can buy food more cheaply from abroad, even if that meant they went out of business.

The only way for some workers to achieve fair pay is through collective bargaining.

Aggressive foreign policies will not put a stop to international terrorism.

It's more important to make the poor richer than to decrease the gap between rich and poor.

Class distinctions should exist.

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

There is no reason to stand up for the National Anthem.

It doesn't matter whether the mix of minorities in public institutions reflects their numbers in the general population.

We can't offer sanctuary to everyone who is fleeing persecution.

Schools should concentrate on training people for the workforce.

Fundamentally, the people of this country have the same character as those of our neighbours.


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