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.

Some people should not have access to the Internet.

Everyone bears a moral responsibility for the actions of their government, even when they do not support them.

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

Sometimes schools should teach children things which contradict their parents' religious faith.

Overall, young people benefit from compulsory military service.

Our society doesn't need any more lawyers.

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

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

The government should act to stop companies paying executives excessive salaries.

Overall, economic migrants bring benefits to our country.

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

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

Scientists bear no moral responsibility for how their discoveries are used.

It is never moral to break the law.

Religious faith needn't be based on the literal word of God.


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