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 not worth raising interest rates to reduce inflation if this would result in the loss of large numbers of jobs.

We don't need religious faith to have a sense of right and wrong.

Our society doesn't need any more lawyers.

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

There is no place for organised religion in government.

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

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

The mix of minorities in public institutions should reflect their numbers in the general population.

We should make use of any technology, if it benefits us.

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

The only way for some workers to achieve fair pay is through collective bargaining.

National law should always override international agreements.

Economic globalisation will decrease inequality.

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

We should offer sanctuary to anybody fleeing persecution.


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