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.

Cutting taxes can't ever increase government revenue.

Schools should not teach children anything which contradicts their parents' religious faith.

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

Marijuana is a more dangerous drug than alcohol.

Shared religious beliefs should be an important part of our society.

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

National law should always override international agreements.

Family is more important than society.

Trial by jury shouldn't always be available by right.

Schools should concentrate on training people for the workforce.

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

Aggressive foreign policies can put a stop to international terrorism.

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

There is no place for organised religion in government.

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


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