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.

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

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

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

Everyone should have the right to trial by jury.

Sometimes the only way to make a legitimate point of view heard is to break the law.

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

There is no place for organised religion in government.

Our nation has a glorious history.

Correct grammar is important.

A common language is not necessary for a cohesive society.

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

A person's social status should depend on who their parents are.

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

Having individual local representatives is more important than electing parties in exact proportion to their support.

Aggressive foreign policies will not put a stop to international terrorism.


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