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.

Marijuana is a more dangerous drug than alcohol.

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

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

Beneficial medical research should always go ahead, however many animal experiments would be performed

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

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

It is never moral to break the law.

Drivers shouldn't have to pay taxes to cover damage to the environment caused by motor transport, since that would price some people off the roads.

Some technologies should never be used, whatever their benefits.

Some people should not have access to the Internet.

Nobody should go hungry, even if they refuse to work.

Overall, young people benefit from compulsory military service.

In the right circumstances, cutting taxes can increase government revenue.

Our society needs more lawyers.

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


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