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.

Companies should be free to pay their executives any salary, however large.

Aid projects abroad should always be funded by charities, not the taxpayer.

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

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

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

Everyone should have the right to trial by jury.

Abortion is acceptable in some cases.

Some people should not have access to the Internet.

Correct grammar doesn't matter.

Our society needs more lawyers.

Small businesses are more important to the economy than large corporations.

Sometimes it's necessary to sack people who go on strike.

Some crimes are so serious that the only proper punishment is the death penalty.

Scientists bear a moral responsibility for how their discoveries are used.

Sometimes children shouldn't obey their parents.

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