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's more important that we elect parties in exact proportion to their support than that we each have individual local representatives.

Dealing with nuisance crimes like petty vandalism makes serious crime less likely.

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

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

There is no such thing as an immoral sexual act between consenting adults.

Governments will always be more powerful than large corporations.

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

For society to be cohesive, it is important that everyone shares a common language.

There is no place for organised religion in government.

Children should always obey their parents.

Class distinctions should exist.

New roads and railways should be built by the government, not private companies.

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

Some people should not have access to the Internet.

Our armed forces should intervene to stop genocide in other countries.


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