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.

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

Some crimes are so serious that the only proper punishment is the death penalty.

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

Nobody should be sacked for going on strike.

Alcohol is a more dangerous drug than marijuana.

Economic globalisation will increase inequality.

Children should always obey their parents.

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

The government should subsidise farmers so that they stay in business, even if it would be cheaper to buy food from abroad.

Overall, economic migrants are a drain on our country.

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

Everyone should stand up for the National Anthem.

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

For society to be cohesive, it is important that everyone shares a common language.

Our armed forces shouldn't intervene in other countries, even to stop genocide.


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