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.

Governments will always be more powerful than large corporations.

Members of society needn't be familiar with the history and traditions of our culture.

Workers in the public sector should be paid as much as those doing similar jobs in private industry.

Economic globalisation will increase inequality.

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

Our sense of right and wrong comes from religious faith.

Large corporations are more important to the economy than small businesses.

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

Sometimes international agreements should override national law.

Anybody who wants top-quality health care should expect to have to pay for it.

It's acceptable for a businessman to bribe a foreign official to complete a sale.

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

There are some sexual acts which are immoral, even between consenting adults.

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

Everyone should have the right to trial by jury.


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