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.

Economic globalisation will decrease inequality.

Officials like public prosecutors should be directly elected rather than chosen by the government.

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

Overall, young people benefit from compulsory military service.

Legal protection for free expression creates more trouble than it's worth.

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

To protect society from drug abuse, narcotics must be banned.

No woman should be allowed to have an abortion, whatever the circumstances.

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

The people of this country have a very different character to those of our neighbours.

Marijuana is a more dangerous drug than alcohol.

Nobody should be sacked for going on strike.

Our nation's history is not particularly glorious.

Our society needs more lawyers.

Laziness is not immoral.


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