World Values Survey, 2005

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Wave number (V1)
TOTAL%
5) 60579100.0
TOTAL60579100.0
2) Split oecd (V1A)
TOTAL%
1) Oecd937115.5
2) Non-oecd5120884.5
TOTAL60579100.0
3) Split ballot (V1B)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable4893280.8
1) Ballot A38236.3
2) Ballot B782412.9
TOTAL60579100.0
4) Country/Region (V2)
TOTAL%
3) West Germany9881.6
4) Italy10121.7
8) Spain12002.0
11) USA12492.1
13) Japan10961.8
14) Mexico15602.6
15) South Africa29884.9
17) Australia14212.3
19) Sweden10031.7
22) Argentina10021.7
23) Finland10141.7
24) South Korea12002.0
25) Poland10001.7
26) Switzerland12412.0
28) Brazil15002.5
30) Chile10001.7
32) India20013.3
34) East Germany10761.8
35) Slovenia10371.7
36) Bulgaria10011.7
37) Romania17762.9
39) China20153.3
40) Taiwan12272.0
44) Turkey13462.2
49) Ukraine10001.7
51) Peru15002.5
56) Ghana15342.5
61) Moldova10461.7
65) Thailand15342.5
70) Indonesia20153.3
71) Vietnam14952.5
81) Serbia12202.0
89) Egypt30515.0
90) Morocco12002.0
92) Jordan12002.0
95) Cyprus10501.7
105) Trinidad and Tobago10021.7
108) Andorra10031.7
109) Malaysia12012.0
110) Burkina Faso15342.5
111) Ethiopia15002.5
112) Mali15342.5
113) Rwanda15072.5
114) Zambia15002.5
TOTAL60579100.0
5) Country/Region Germany merged (V2A)
TOTAL%
4) Italy10121.7
8) Spain12002.0
11) USA12492.1
13) Japan10961.8
14) Mexico15602.6
15) South Africa29884.9
17) Australia14212.3
19) Sweden10031.7
22) Argentina10021.7
23) Finland10141.7
24) South Korea12002.0
25) Poland10001.7
26) Switzerland12412.0
28) Brazil15002.5
30) Chile10001.7
32) India20013.3
35) Slovenia10371.7
36) Bulgaria10011.7
37) Romania17762.9
39) China20153.3
40) Taiwan12272.0
44) Turkey13462.2
49) Ukraine10001.7
51) Peru15002.5
56) Ghana15342.5
61) Moldova10461.7
65) Thailand15342.5
70) Indonesia20153.3
71) Vietnam14952.5
81) Serbia12202.0
89) Egypt30515.0
90) Morocco12002.0
92) Jordan12002.0
95) Cyprus10501.7
105) Trinidad and Tobago10021.7
108) Andorra10031.7
109) Malaysia12012.0
110) Burkina Faso15342.5
111) Ethiopia15002.5
112) Mali15342.5
113) Rwanda15072.5
114) Zambia15002.5
115) Germany20643.4
TOTAL60579100.0
6) Original respondent number (V3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579177635.972951251
7) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Family? (V4)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable200.0
-2) No answer950.2
-1) Don't know1120.2
1) Very important5452990.0
2) Rather important51988.6
3) Not very important5150.9
4) Not at all important1100.2
TOTAL60579100.0
8) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Friends? (V5)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable200.0
-2) No answer1950.3
-1) Don't know2470.4
1) Very important2766045.7
2) Rather important2492941.2
3) Not very important648210.7
4) Not at all important10461.7
TOTAL60579100.0
9) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Leisure time? (V6)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable400.1
-2) No answer3960.7
-1) Don't know4850.8
1) Very important2035033.6
2) Rather important2540041.9
3) Not very important1138318.8
4) Not at all important25254.2
TOTAL60579100.0
10) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Politics? (V7)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable780.1
-2) No answer4850.8
-1) Don't know11681.9
1) Very important834113.8
2) Rather important1731228.6
3) Not very important2017633.3
4) Not at all important1301921.5
TOTAL60579100.0
11) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Work? (V8)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1870.3
-2) No answer3510.6
-1) Don't know4080.7
1) Very important3788262.5
2) Rather important1664927.5
3) Not very important36076.0
4) Not at all important14952.5
TOTAL60579100.0
12) For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Would you say it is: very important, rather important, not very important, or not at all important: Religion? (V9)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable360.1
-2) No answer2780.5
-1) Don't know8961.5
1) Very important2978549.2
2) Rather important1385722.9
3) Not very important952615.7
4) Not at all important620110.2
TOTAL60579100.0
13) Taking all things together, would you say you are: very happy, quite happy, not very happy, or not at all happy? (V10)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable120.0
-2) No answer1460.2
-1) Don't know4650.8
1) Very happy1674627.6
2) Quite happy3257553.8
3) Not very happy905214.9
4) Not at all happy15832.6
TOTAL60579100.0
14) All in all, how would you describe your state of health these days? Would you say it is: very good, good, fair, poor, or very poor? (V11)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable10.0
-2) No answer1340.2
-1) Don't know1030.2
1) Very good1432523.6
2) Good2715244.8
3) Fair1472624.3
4) Poor40866.7
5) Very poor520.1
TOTAL60579100.0
15) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: independence. (V12)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned3210953.0
2) Not mentioned2847047.0
TOTAL60579100.0
16) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: hard work. (V13)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned3527558.2
2) Not mentioned2530441.8
TOTAL60579100.0
17) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: feeling of responsibility. (V14)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned4285770.7
2) Not mentioned1772229.3
TOTAL60579100.0
18) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: imagination. (V15)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned1455424.0
2) Not mentioned4602576.0
TOTAL60579100.0
19) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: tolerance and respect for other people. (V16)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned4169068.8
2) Not mentioned1888931.2
TOTAL60579100.0
20) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: thrift, saving money and things. (V17)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned2439140.3
2) Not mentioned3618859.7
TOTAL60579100.0
21) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: determination, perseverance. (V18)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned2386239.4
2) Not mentioned3671760.6
TOTAL60579100.0
22) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: religious faith. (V19)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned2496041.2
2) Not mentioned3561958.8
TOTAL60579100.0
23) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: unselfishness. (V20)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned2097134.6
2) Not mentioned3960865.4
TOTAL60579100.0
24) Here is a list of qualities that children can be encouraged to learn at home. Which, if any, do you consider to be especially important? Please choose up to five: obedience. (V21)
TOTAL%
1) Mentioned2621443.3
2) Not mentioned3436556.7
TOTAL60579100.0
25) All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days? On this scale 1 means you are "completely dissatisfied" and 10 means you are "completely satisfied"; where would you put your satisfaction with your life as a whole? (V22)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable260.0
-2) No answer4100.7
-1) Don't know3910.6
1) 1 Dissatisfied19673.2
2) 214582.4
3) 329744.9
4) 433345.5
5) 5829313.7
6) 6705111.6
7) 7996716.5
8) 81172519.4
9) 958719.7
10) 10 satisfied711211.7
TOTAL60579100.0
26) Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted or that you need to be very careful in dealing with people? (V23)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1070.2
-2) No answer8441.4
-1) Don't know15112.5
1) Most people can be trusted1431823.6
2) Need to be very careful4379972.3
TOTAL60579100.0
27) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Church or religious organization. (V24)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable260.0
-2) No answer4100.7
-1) Don't know880.1
0) Not a member3457157.1
1) Inactive member1239420.5
2) Active member1309021.6
TOTAL60579100.0
28) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Sport or recreational organization. (V25)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable980.2
-2) No answer5430.9
-1) Don't know1750.3
0) Not a member4373072.2
1) Inactive member782912.9
2) Active member820413.5
TOTAL60579100.0
29) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Art, music or educational organization. (V26)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1080.2
-2) No answer6101.0
-1) Don't know2280.4
0) Not a member4738978.2
1) Inactive member646710.7
2) Active member57779.5
TOTAL60579100.0
30) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Labour union. (V27)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1900.3
-2) No answer6501.1
-1) Don't know2930.5
0) Not a member4930081.4
1) Inactive member687711.4
2) Active member32695.4
TOTAL60579100.0
31) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Political party. (V28)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1290.2
-2) No answer6511.1
-1) Don't know2970.5
0) Not a member4899680.9
1) Inactive member691811.4
2) Active member35885.9
TOTAL60579100.0
32) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Environmental organization. (V29)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable830.1
-2) No answer6641.1
-1) Don't know3530.6
0) Not a member5123184.6
1) Inactive member53658.9
2) Active member28834.8
TOTAL60579100.0
33) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Professional association. (V30)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1660.3
-2) No answer7201.2
-1) Don't know3510.6
0) Not a member4954381.8
1) Inactive member57519.5
2) Active member40486.7
TOTAL60579100.0
34) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Humanitarian or charitable organization. (V31)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1130.2
-2) No answer7101.2
-1) Don't know3270.5
0) Not a member4880380.6
1) Inactive member609110.1
2) Active member45357.5
TOTAL60579100.0
35) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Consumer organization. (V32)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1300.2
-2) No answer9751.6
-1) Don't know5180.9
0) Not a member5255086.7
1) Inactive member46167.6
2) Active member17903.0
TOTAL60579100.0
36) Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each one, could you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? Any other voluntary organization. (V33)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked705811.7
-3) Not applicable721811.9
-2) No answer1703828.1
-1) Don't know16972.8
0) Not a member2439540.3
1) Inactive member16442.7
2) Active member15292.5
TOTAL60579100.0
37) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Drug addicts. (V34)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable50.0
-2) No answer4280.7
-1) Don't know1740.3
1) Mentioned4424973.0
2) Not mentioned1157619.1
TOTAL60579100.0
38) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People of a different race. (V35)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable80.0
-2) No answer5821.0
-1) Don't know2130.4
1) Mentioned971816.0
2) Not mentioned4591175.8
TOTAL60579100.0
39) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People who have AIDS. (V36)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer5610.9
-1) Don't know2240.4
1) Mentioned2138535.3
2) Not mentioned3423056.5
TOTAL60579100.0
40) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Immigrants/foreign workers. (V37)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable110.0
-2) No answer5981.0
-1) Don't know2340.4
1) Mentioned1198419.8
2) Not mentioned4360572.0
TOTAL60579100.0
41) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Homosexuals. (V38)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked53478.8
-3) Not applicable70.0
-2) No answer5360.9
-1) Don't know2300.4
1) Mentioned2662243.9
2) Not mentioned2783746.0
TOTAL60579100.0
42) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People of a different religion. (V39)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable40.0
-2) No answer6321.0
-1) Don't know1820.3
1) Mentioned950315.7
2) Not mentioned4611176.1
TOTAL60579100.0
43) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Heavy drinkers. (V40)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable40.0
-2) No answer4380.7
-1) Don't know1490.2
1) Mentioned3633760.0
2) Not mentioned1950432.2
TOTAL60579100.0
44) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Unmarried couples living together. (V41)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable60.0
-2) No answer5831.0
-1) Don't know1560.3
1) Mentioned1324921.9
2) Not mentioned4243870.1
TOTAL60579100.0
45) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People who speak a different language. (V42)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked41476.8
-3) Not applicable100.0
-2) No answer5951.0
-1) Don't know1820.3
1) Mentioned884114.6
2) Not mentioned4680477.3
TOTAL60579100.0
46) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? (optional: minority relevant to given country, write in): Militant minority. (V43)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4114767.9
-3) Not applicable12112.0
-2) No answer12122.0
-1) Don't know2480.4
1) Mentioned45577.5
2) Not mentioned1220420.1
TOTAL60579100.0
47) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People with a criminal record. (V43A)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5907997.5
1) Mentioned7021.2
2) Not mentioned7981.3
TOTAL60579100.0
48) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Black people. (V43AH)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5609192.6
-2) No answer950.2
-1) Don't know20.0
1) Mentioned1130.2
2) Not mentioned42787.1
TOTAL60579100.0
49) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? White people. (V43AI)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5759195.1
-2) No answer820.1
1) Mentioned1920.3
2) Not mentioned27144.5
TOTAL60579100.0
50) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Coloured people. (V43AJ)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5759195.1
-2) No answer820.1
1) Mentioned1960.3
2) Not mentioned27104.5
TOTAL60579100.0
51) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Indians. (V43AK)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5759195.1
-2) No answer820.1
1) Mentioned2930.5
2) Not mentioned26134.3
TOTAL60579100.0
52) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Indigenes; Aborigenes. (V43AR)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5793195.6
-2) No answer800.1
-1) Don't know10.0
1) Mentioned3940.7
2) Not mentioned21733.6
TOTAL60579100.0
53) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Gypsies, Romani, Tziganes. (V43AV)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5450890.0
-2) No answer870.1
-1) Don't know210.0
1) Mentioned30465.0
2) Not mentioned29174.8
TOTAL60579100.0
54) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Mapuches. (V43AY)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957998.3
-2) No answer260.0
1) Mentioned600.1
2) Not mentioned9141.5
TOTAL60579100.0
55) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Russians. (V43AZ)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5956598.3
-2) No answer20.0
-1) Don't know60.0
1) Mentioned2330.4
2) Not mentioned7731.3
TOTAL60579100.0
56) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? Muslims. (V43C)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5651193.3
-2) No answer760.1
-1) Don't know740.1
1) Mentioned7971.3
2) Not mentioned31215.2
TOTAL60579100.0
57) On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? People not from country of origin. (V43I)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5904597.5
-2) No answer2350.4
1) Mentioned1210.2
2) Not mentioned11781.9
TOTAL60579100.0
58) Do you agree, disagree or neither agree nor disagree with the following statements? When jobs are scarce, men should have more right to a job than women. (V44)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable130.0
-2) No answer2720.4
-1) Don't know8921.5
1) Agree2103234.7
2) Disagree1006216.6
3) Neither2830846.7
TOTAL60579100.0
59) When jobs are scarce, employers should give priority to [British]* people over immigrants (Substitute your own nationality for "British"). (V45)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable180.0
-2) No answer3900.6
-1) Don't know11061.8
1) Agree4215169.6
2) Disagree748912.4
3) Neither942515.6
TOTAL60579100.0
60) Some people feel they have completely free choice and control over their lives, while other people feel that what they do has no real effect on what happens to them. Please use this scale where 1 means "no choice at all" and 10 means "a great deal of choice" to indicate how much freedom of choice and control you feel you have over the way your life turns out. (V46)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable440.1
-2) No answer3930.6
-1) Don't know12612.1
1) 1 not at all17782.9
2) 210001.7
3) 323443.9
4) 425904.3
5) 5703911.6
6) 6755112.5
7) 7909915.0
8) 81066717.6
9) 9627510.4
10) 10 a great deal1053817.4
TOTAL60579100.0
61) Do you think most people would try to take advantage of you if they got a chance, or would they try to be fair? Please show your response on this card, where 1 means that "people would try to take advantage of you," and 10 means that "people would try to be fair". (V47)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer4610.8
-1) Don't know18113.0
1) Would take advantage649510.7
2) 230515.0
3) 343107.1
4) 446407.7
5) 5930315.4
6) 6654210.8
7) 7690811.4
8) 8735412.1
9) 937016.1
10) Try to be fair59719.9
TOTAL60579100.0
62) Now I would like to ask you something about the things which would seem to you, personally, most important if you were looking for a job. Here are some of the things many people take into account in relation to their work. Regardless of whether you're actually looking for a job, which one would you, personally, place first if you were looking for a job. (V48)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable810.1
-2) No answer3960.7
-1) Don't know9781.6
1) A good income2149735.5
2) A safe job with no risk2130035.2
3) Working with people you like57779.5
4) Doing an important work1055017.4
TOTAL60579100.0
63) Now I would like to ask you something about the things which would seem to you, personally, most important if you were looking for a job. Here are some of the things many people take into account in relation to their work. Regardless of whether you're actually looking for a job, which one would you, personally, place second if you were looking for a job. (V49)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked29884.9
-3) Not applicable1020.2
-2) No answer8351.4
-1) Don't know12672.1
1) A good income1690727.9
2) A safe job with no risk1656627.3
3) Working with people you like1157819.1
4) Doing an important work1033617.1
TOTAL60579100.0
64) Please specify for each of the following statements how strongly you agree or disagree with it. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree? To fully develop your talents, you need to have a job. (V50)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12272.0
-3) Not applicable410.1
-2) No answer3420.6
-1) Don't know10701.8
1) Strongly agree1935231.9
2) Agree2442840.3
3) Neither674611.1
4) Disagree632510.4
5) Strongly disagree10481.7
TOTAL60579100.0
65) Please specify for each of the following statements how strongly you agree or disagree with it. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree? It is humiliating to receive money without working for it. (V51)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked in survey12272.0
-3) Not applicable140.0
-2) No answer3290.5
-1) Don't know8401.4
1) Strongly agree1562325.8
2) Agree1993932.9
3) Neither991716.4
4) Disagree1013616.7
5) Strongly disagree25544.2
TOTAL60579100.0
66) Please specify for each of the following statements how strongly you agree or disagree with it. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree? People who don't work become lazy. (V52)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12272.0
-3) Not applicable80.0
-2) No answer3740.6
-1) Don't know6911.1
1) Strongly agree2023733.4
2) Agree2306338.1
3) Neither706411.7
4) Disagree630510.4
5) Strongly disagree16102.7
TOTAL60579100.0
67) Please specify for each of the following statements how strongly you agree or disagree with it. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree? Work is a duty toward society. (V53)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12272.0
-3) Not applicable250.0
-2) No answer5710.9
-1) Don't know10891.8
1) Strongly agree1850830.6
2) Agree2521941.6
3) Neither798913.2
4) Disagree48528.0
5) Strongly disagree10991.8
TOTAL60579100.0
68) Please specify for each of the following statements how strongly you agree or disagree with it. Do you strongly agree, agree, neither agree nor disagree, disagree or strongly disagree? Work should always come first, even if it means less free time. (V54)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12272.0
-3) Not applicable160.0
-2) No answer4020.7
-1) Don't know9551.6
1) Strongly agree1642727.1
2) Agree2197836.3
3) Neither862814.2
4) Disagree891814.7
5) Strongly disagree20283.3
TOTAL60579100.0
69) Are you currently . . . (V55)
TOTAL%
-2) No answer1280.2
-1) Don't know140.0
1) Married3394356.0
2) Living together as married43127.1
3) Divorced19413.2
4) Separated11241.9
5) Widowed38206.3
6) Single/Never married1529725.3
TOTAL60579100.0
70) Have you had any children? (V56)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12492.1
-3) Not applicable20.0
-2) No answer7011.2
-1) Don't know1140.2
0) No child1661727.4
1) One child935615.4
2) Two children1455724.0
3) Three children822313.6
4) Four children42287.0
5) Five children23243.8
6) Six children13542.2
7) Seven children7921.3
8) Eight or more children10621.8
TOTAL60579100.0
71) If someone says a child needs a home with both a father and a mother to grow up happily, would you tend to agree or disagree? (V57)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable250.0
-2) No answer2950.5
-1) Don't know8181.4
1) Agree5155785.1
2) Disagree788413.0
TOTAL60579100.0
72) Do you agree or disagree with the following statement? "Marriage is an out-dated institution." (V58)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30515.0
-3) Not applicable330.1
-2) No answer4340.7
-1) Don't know23873.9
1) Agree947915.6
2) Disagree4519574.6
TOTAL60579100.0
73) If a woman wants to have a child as a single parent but she doesn't want to have a stable relationship with a man, do you approve or disapprove? (V59)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable220.0
-2) No answer3980.7
-1) Don't know14622.4
1) Approve1730828.6
2) Disapprove3376955.7
3) Depends762012.6
TOTAL60579100.0
74) For each of the following statements I read out, can you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each? Do you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree? Being a housewife is just as fulfilling as working for pay. (V60)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable180.0
-2) No answer4040.7
-1) Don't know27964.6
1) Agree strongly1243620.5
2) Agree2152735.5
3) Disagree1762929.1
4) Strongly disagree57699.5
TOTAL60579100.0
75) For each of the following statements I read out, can you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each. Do you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree? On the whole, men make better political leaders than women do. (V61)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer4250.7
-1) Don't know26324.3
1) Agree strongly954715.8
2) Agree1716928.3
3) Disagree2231736.8
4) Strongly disagree845714.0
TOTAL60579100.0
76) For each of the following statements I read out, can you tell me how much you agree with each. Do you agree strongly, agree, disagree, or disagree strongly? A university education is more important for a boy than for a girl (V62)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable240.0
-2) No answer3680.6
-1) Don't know18203.0
1) Agree strongly41876.9
2) Agree815113.5
3) Disagree2765045.6
4) Strongly disagree1837930.3
TOTAL60579100.0
77) For each of the following statements I read out, can you tell me how much you agree with each. Do you agree strongly, agree, disagree, or disagree strongly? On the whole, men make better business executives than women do. (V63)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable340.1
-2) No answer4150.7
-1) Don't know28284.7
1) Agree strongly818513.5
2) Agree1469524.3
3) Disagree2339138.6
4) Strongly disagree1103118.2
TOTAL60579100.0
78) People pursue different goals in life. For each of the following goals, can you tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it? One of my main goals in life has been to make my parents proud. (V64)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable690.1
-2) No answer4770.8
-1) Don't know17722.9
1) Agree strongly2277237.6
2) Agree2605143.0
3) Disagree771412.7
4) Strongly disagree17242.8
TOTAL60579100.0
79) People pursue different goals in life. For each of the following goals, can you tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it? I seek to be myself rather than to follow others. (V65)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable230.0
-2) No answer3650.6
-1) Don't know12182.0
1) Agree strongly2545342.0
2) Agree2939148.5
3) Disagree35625.9
4) Strongly disagree5670.9
TOTAL60579100.0
80) People pursue different goals in life. For each of the following goals, can you tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it? I make a lot of effort to live up to what my friends expect. (V66)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable180.0
-2) No answer5510.9
-1) Don't know20673.4
1) Agree strongly969816.0
2) Agree2028933.5
3) Disagree2155235.6
4) Strongly disagree640410.6
TOTAL60579100.0
81) People pursue different goals in life. For each of the following goals, can you tell me if you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree with it? I decide my goals in life by myself. (V67)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer4610.8
-1) Don't know11261.9
1) Agree strongly2505041.4
2) Agree2850047.0
3) Disagree46117.6
4) Strongly disagree7991.3
TOTAL60579100.0
82) How satisfied are you with the financial situation of your household? Please use this scale again to help with your answer: (V68)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable260.0
-2) No answer3920.6
-1) Don't know4520.7
1) Dissatisfied41766.9
2) 228414.7
3) 348288.0
4) 450008.3
5) 5988316.3
6) 6796913.2
7) 7906615.0
8) 8817913.5
9) 933765.6
10) Satisfied43917.2
TOTAL60579100.0
83) People sometimes talk about what the aims of this country should be for the next ten years. On this card are listed some of the goals which different people would give top priority. Would you please say which one of these you, yourself, consider the most important? (V69)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable210.0
-2) No answer5530.9
-1) Don't know15542.6
1) A high level of economic growth3551358.6
2) Strong defense forces685411.3
3) People have more say about how things are done1172919.4
4) Trying to make our cities more beautiful43557.2
TOTAL60579100.0
84) People sometimes talk about what the aims of this country should be for the next ten years. On this card are listed some of the goals which different people would give top priority. Would you please say which one of these would be the next most important? (V70)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable940.2
-2) No answer11221.9
-1) Don't know25274.2
1) A high level of economic growth1137918.8
2) Strong defense forces1301521.5
3) People have more say about how things are done1911331.6
4) Trying to make our cities more beautiful1332922.0
TOTAL60579100.0
85) If you had to choose, which one of the things on this card would you say is most important? First choice. (V71)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable110.0
-2) No answer4240.7
-1) Don't know13552.2
1) Maintaining order in the nation2353838.9
2) Give people more say1224520.2
3) Fighting rising prices1727028.5
4) Protecting freedom of speech57369.5
TOTAL60579100.0
86) If you had to choose, which one of the things on this card would be the next most important? Second choice. (V72)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable640.1
-2) No answer8651.4
-1) Don't know21053.5
1) Maintaining order in the nation1397323.1
2) Give people more say1402723.2
3) Fighting rising price1743228.8
4) Protecting freedom of speech1211320.0
TOTAL60579100.0
87) Here is another list. In your opinion, which one of these is most important? And what would be the next most important? First choice. (V73)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable90.0
-2) No answer3940.7
-1) Don't know12772.1
1) A stable economy3267253.9
2) Progress toward a less impersonal and more humane society960315.9
3) Ideas count more than money46857.7
4) The fight against crime1193919.7
TOTAL60579100.0
88) Here is another list. In your opinion, which one of these would be the next most important? Second choice. (V74)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable690.1
-2) No answer7851.3
-1) Don't know18783.1
1) A stable economy1180019.5
2) Progress toward a less impersonal and more humane society1349622.3
3) Ideas count more than money1099118.1
4) The fight against crime2156035.6
TOTAL60579100.0
89) Of course, we all hope that there will not be another war, but if it were to come to that, would you be willing to fight for your country? (V75)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1910.3
-2) No answer19243.2
-1) Don't know45207.5
1) Yes3964465.4
2) No1430023.6
TOTAL60579100.0
90) I'm going to read out a list of various changes in our way of life that might take place in the near future. Please tell me for each one, if it were to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind? Less importance placed on work in our lives. (V76)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12412.0
-3) Not applicable240.0
-2) No answer5700.9
-1) Don't know21583.6
1) Good1273221.0
2) Don't mind986816.3
3) Bad3398656.1
TOTAL60579100.0
91) I'm going to read out a list of various changes in our way of life that might take place in the near future. Please tell me for each one, if it were to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind? More emphasis on the development of technology. (V77)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12412.0
-3) Not applicable990.2
-2) No answer7941.3
-1) Don't know21993.6
1) Good3846163.5
2) Don't mind1378122.7
3) Bad40046.6
TOTAL60579100.0
92) I'm going to read out a list of various changes in our way of life that might take place in the near future. Please tell me for each one, if it were to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind? Greater respect for authority. (V78)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12412.0
-3) Not applicable390.1
-2) No answer7541.2
-1) Don't know20903.5
1) Good3431956.7
2) Don't mind1467724.2
3) Bad745912.3
TOTAL60579100.0
93) I'm going to read out a list of various changes in our way of life that might take place in the near future. Please tell me for each one, if it were to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind? More emphasis on family life. (V79)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12412.0
-3) Not applicable1010.2
-2) No answer4990.8
-1) Don't know9451.6
1) Good5179385.5
2) Don't mind49398.2
3) Bad10611.8
TOTAL60579100.0
94) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? It is important to this person to think up new ideas and be creative; to do things one's own way. (V80)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable290.0
-2) No answer4350.7
-1) Don't know14792.4
1) Very much like me1226520.2
2) Like me1708328.2
3) Somewhat like me1344422.2
4) A little like me783912.9
5) Not like me52398.6
6) Not at all like me17542.9
TOTAL60579100.0
95) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? It is important to this person to be rich; to have a lot of money and expensive things. (V81)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable290.0
-2) No answer4080.7
-1) Don't know11001.8
1) Very much like me48318.0
2) Like me764312.6
3) Somewhat like me969916.0
4) A little like me1014016.7
5) Not like me1663627.5
6) Not at all like me908115.0
TOTAL60579100.0
96) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? Living in secure surroundings is important to this person; to avoid anything that might be dangerous. (V82)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable80.0
-2) No answer4250.7
-1) Don't know10661.8
1) Very much like me1647127.2
2) Like me1883831.1
3) Somewhat like me1134118.7
4) A little like me633010.4
5) Not like me37706.2
6) Not at all like me13182.2
TOTAL60579100.0
97) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? It is important to this person to have a good time; to "spoil" oneself. (V83)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable270.0
-2) No answer5120.8
-1) Don't know11361.9
1) Very much like me698111.5
2) Like me1248320.6
3) Somewhat like me1208620.0
4) A little like me1010116.7
5) Not like me1070417.7
6) Not at all like me55379.1
TOTAL60579100.0
98) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? It is important to this person to help the people nearby; to care for their well-being. (V84)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable100.0
-2) No answer4120.7
-1) Don't know9121.5
1) Very much like me1582826.1
2) Like me2091534.5
3) Somewhat like me1269821.0
4) A little like me607910.0
5) Not like me20453.4
6) Not at all like me6681.1
TOTAL60579100.0
99) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you?Being very successful is important to this person; to have people recognize one's achievements. (V85)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable440.1
-2) No answer5520.9
-1) Don't know13162.2
1) Very much like me1008016.6
2) Like me1458924.1
3) Somewhat like me1305621.6
4) A little like me950615.7
5) Not like me765512.6
6) Not at all like me27694.6
TOTAL60579100.0
100) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? Adventure and taking risks are important to this person; to have an exciting life. (V86)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable680.1
-2) No answer6071.0
-1) Don't know14442.4
1) Very much like me54499.0
2) Like me841813.9
3) Somewhat like me960115.8
4) A little like me957815.8
5) Not like me1422623.5
6) Not at all like me1017616.8
TOTAL60579100.0
101) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? It is important to this person to always behave properly, to avoid doing anything people would say is wrong. (V87)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable290.0
-2) No answer4780.8
-1) Don't know10821.8
1) Very much like me1469424.3
2) Like me1851230.6
3) Somewhat like me1156519.1
4) A little like me689111.4
5) Not like me46077.6
6) Not at all like me17092.8
TOTAL60579100.0
102) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? Looking after the environment is important to this person; to care for nature. (V88)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable380.1
-2) No answer4650.8
-1) Don't know12952.1
1) Very much like me1394223.0
2) Like me1978232.7
3) Somewhat like me1315421.7
4) A little like me708911.7
5) Not like me27894.6
6) Not at all like me10131.7
TOTAL60579100.0
103) Now I will briefly describe some people. Using this card, would you please indicate for each description whether that person is very much like you, like you, somewhat like you, not like you, or not at all like you? Tradition is important to this person; to follow the customs handed down by one's religion or family. (V89)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable360.1
-2) No answer4280.7
-1) Don't know9731.6
1) Very much like me1730928.6
2) Like me1709428.2
3) Somewhat like me1077517.8
4) A little like me639110.5
5) Not like me43417.2
6) Not at all like me22203.7
TOTAL60579100.0
104) In the long run, do you think the scientific advances we are making will help or harm mankind?: (V90)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable240.0
-2) No answer8721.4
-1) Don't know30215.0
1) Will help3617959.7
2) Will harm767612.7
3) Some of each1280721.1
TOTAL60579100.0
105) Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of these statements. For these questions, a 1 means that you "completely disagree" and a 10 means that you "completely agree." Science and technology are making our lives healthier, easier, and more comfortable. (V91)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked22433.7
-3) Not applicable390.1
-2) No answer15622.6
-1) Don't know21143.5
1) Completely disagree20583.4
2) 29781.6
3) 315932.6
4) 422433.7
5) 5625910.3
6) 652688.7
7) 7783512.9
8) 8897114.8
9) 959679.8
10) Completely agree1344922.2
TOTAL60579100.0
106) Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of these statements. For these questions, a 1 means that you "completely disagree" and a 10 means that you "completely agree." Because of science and technology, there will be more opportunities for the next generation. (V92)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked22433.7
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer16642.7
-1) Don't know24204.0
1) Completely disagree21743.6
2) 211411.9
3) 315312.5
4) 420653.4
5) 550878.4
6) 646667.7
7) 7721711.9
8) 8898314.8
9) 9735312.1
10) Completely agree1400323.1
TOTAL60579100.0
107) Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of these statements. For these questions, a 1 means that you "completely disagree" and a 10 means that you "completely agree." Science and technology make our way of life change too fast. (V93)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked22433.7
-3) Not applicable350.1
-2) No answer16332.7
-1) Don't know23043.8
1) Completely disagree19893.3
2) 210841.8
3) 316022.6
4) 420053.3
5) 547067.8
6) 645517.5
7) 7682011.3
8) 8857914.2
9) 9752912.4
10) Completely agree1549925.6
TOTAL60579100.0
108) Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of these statements. For these questions, a 1 means that you "completely disagree" and a 10 means that you "completely agree." We depend too much on science and not enough on faith. (V94)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked22433.7
-3) Not applicable470.1
-2) No answer17893.0
-1) Don't know32765.4
1) Completely disagree656610.8
2) 228104.6
3) 333985.6
4) 434815.7
5) 5774212.8
6) 651898.6
7) 756799.4
8) 856499.3
9) 941306.8
10) Completely agree858014.2
TOTAL60579100.0
109) How interested would you say you are in politics? Are you… (V95)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable540.1
-2) No answer4900.8
-1) Don't know8571.4
1) Very interested756312.5
2) Somewhat interested2001233.0
3) Not very interested1791229.6
4) Not at all interested1369122.6
TOTAL60579100.0
110) Now I'd like you to look at this card. I'm going to read out some forms of political action that people can take, and I'd like you to tell me, for each one, whether you have done any of these things, whether you might do it or would never under any circumstances do it: Signing a petition. (V96)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable2250.4
-2) No answer9771.6
-1) Don't know25544.2
1) Have done1425623.5
2) Might do1729328.5
3) Would never do2527441.7
TOTAL60579100.0
111) Now I'd like you to look at this card. I'm going to read out some forms of political action that people can take, and I'd like you to tell me, for each one, whether you have done any of these things, whether you might do it or would never under any circumstances do it: Joining in boycotts (V97)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable2070.3
-2) No answer11751.9
-1) Don't know28374.7
1) Have done44767.4
2) Might do1614226.6
3) Would never do3574259.0
TOTAL60579100.0
112) Now I'd like you to look at this card. I'm going to read out some forms of political action that people can take, and I'd like you to tell me, for each one, whether you have done any of these things, whether you might do it or would never under any circumstances do it: Attending peaceful demonstrations. (V98)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked20153.3
-3) Not applicable1820.3
-2) No answer9961.6
-1) Don't know21983.6
1) Have done896614.8
2) Might do1848030.5
3) Would never do2774245.8
TOTAL60579100.0
113) Now I'd like you to look at this card. I'm going to read out some forms of political action that people can take, and I'd like you to tell me, for each one, whether you have done any of these things, whether you might do it or would never under any circumstances do it: Other. (V99)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown600.1
-4) Not asked1030917.0
-3) Not applicable821913.6
-2) No answer2283937.7
-1) Don't know732512.1
1) Have done8901.5
2) Might do32535.4
3) Would never do768412.7
TOTAL60579100.0
114) Have you or have you not done any of these activities in the last five years? Signing a petition. (V100)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked52638.7
-3) Not applicable9981.6
-2) No answer29274.8
-1) Don't know13202.2
1) Have done1230420.3
2) Not done3776762.3
TOTAL60579100.0
115) Have you or have you not done any of these activities in the last five years? Joining in boycotts. (V101)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked52638.7
-3) Not applicable17202.8
-2) No answer33645.6
-1) Don't know13532.2
1) Have done37256.1
2) Not done4515474.5
TOTAL60579100.0
116) Have you or have you not done any of these activities in the last five years? Attending peaceful demonstrations. (V102)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked727812.0
-3) Not applicable15602.6
-2) No answer31195.1
-1) Don't know12152.0
1) Have done756712.5
2) Not done3984065.8
TOTAL60579100.0
117) Have you or have you not done any of these activities in the last five years? Other. (V103)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked1301921.5
-3) Not applicable624410.3
-2) No answer2232136.8
-1) Don't know32435.4
1) Have done7651.3
2) Not done1498724.7
TOTAL60579100.0
118) Here are two statements people sometimes make when discussing the environment and economic growth. Which of them comes closer to your own point of view? 1) Protecting the environment should be given priority, even if it causes slower economic growth and some loss of jobs. Or 2) Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority, even if the environment suffers to some extent. (V104)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable2280.4
-2) No answer17212.8
-1) Don't know34595.7
1) Protecting environment2924848.3
2) Economy growth and creating jobs2271637.5
3) Other answer32075.3
TOTAL60579100.0
119) I am going to read out some statements about the environment. For each one, can you tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree? I would give part of my income if I were certain that the money would be used to prevent environmental pollution. (V105)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1010.2
-2) No answer5600.9
-1) Don't know26824.4
1) Strongly agree989316.3
2) Agree2729345.1
3) Disagree1402723.2
4) Strongly disagree60239.9
TOTAL60579100.0
120) I am going to read out some statements about the environment. For each one, can you tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree? I would agree to an increase in taxes if the extra money were used to prevent environmental pollution. (V106)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1020.2
-2) No answer5801.0
-1) Don't know27264.5
1) Strongly agree768812.7
2) Agree2463740.7
3) Disagree1709328.2
4) Strongly disagree775312.8
TOTAL60579100.0
121) I am going to read out some statements about the environment. For each one, can you tell me whether you strongly agree, agree, disagree or strongly disagree? The government should reduce environmental pollution, but it should not cost me any money. (V107)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable900.1
-2) No answer5180.9
-1) Don't know24784.1
1) Strongly agree2154835.6
2) Agree1932531.9
3) Disagree1345822.2
4) Strongly disagree31625.2
TOTAL60579100.0
122) I am going to read out a list of environmental problems facing many communities. Please, tell me how serious you consider each one to be here in your own community. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Poor water quality. (V108)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12002.0
-3) Not applicable140.0
-2) No answer2090.3
-1) Don't know6941.1
1) Very serious2733745.1
2) Somewhat serious1171819.3
3) Not very serious1051017.3
4) Not serious at all889714.7
TOTAL60579100.0
123) I am going to read out a list of environmental problems facing many communities. Please, tell me how serious you consider each one to be here in your own community. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Poor air quality. (V109)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12002.0
-3) Not applicable260.0
-2) No answer2560.4
-1) Don't know7911.3
1) Very serious2469540.8
2) Somewhat serious1288221.3
3) Not very serious1183219.5
4) Not serious at all889714.7
TOTAL60579100.0
124) I am going to read out a list of environmental problems facing many communities. Please, tell me how serious you consider each one to be here in your own community. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Poor sewage and sanitation. (V110)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12002.0
-3) Not applicable380.1
-2) No answer3020.5
-1) Don't know12442.1
1) Very serious2629143.4
2) Somewhat serious1249420.6
3) Not very serious1050217.3
4) Not serious at all850814.0
TOTAL60579100.0
125) Now let's consider environmental problems in the world as a whole. Please, tell me how serious you consider each of the following to be for the world as a whole. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Global warming or the greenhouse effect. (V111)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable500.1
-2) No answer11341.9
-1) Don't know47177.8
1) Very serious3217253.1
2) Somewhat serious1644627.1
3) Not very serious48378.0
4) Not serious at all12232.0
TOTAL60579100.0
126) Now let's consider environmental problems in the world as a whole. Please, tell me how serious you consider each of the following to be for the world as a whole. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Loss of plant or animal species or biodiversity. (V112)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable320.1
-2) No answer7371.2
-1) Don't know33735.6
1) Very serious3086951.0
2) Somewhat serious1854730.6
3) Not very serious56989.4
4) Not serious at all13232.2
TOTAL60579100.0
127) Now let's consider environmental problems in the world as a whole. Please, tell me how serious you consider each of the following to be for the world as a whole. Is it very serious, somewhat serious, not very serious or not serious at all? Pollution of rivers, lakes and oceans. (V113)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable520.1
-2) No answer5040.8
-1) Don't know26064.3
1) Very serious3813162.9
2) Somewhat serious1443723.8
3) Not very serious37826.2
4) Not serious at all10671.8
TOTAL60579100.0
128) In political matters, people talk of "the left" and "the right." How would you place your views on this scale, generally speaking?: (V114)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked32165.3
-3) Not applicable3120.5
-2) No answer29374.8
-1) Don't know973216.1
1) Left30055.0
2) 217782.9
3) 332815.4
4) 434475.7
5) 51071617.7
6) 6676411.2
7) 746107.6
8) 844047.3
9) 920633.4
10) Right43147.1
TOTAL60579100.0
129) Imagine two secretaries, of the same age, doing practically the same job. One finds out that the other earns considerably more than she does. The better paid secretary, however, is quicker, more efficient and more reliable at her job. In your opinion, is it fair or not fair that one secretary is paid more than the other? (V115)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable570.1
-2) No answer4950.8
-1) Don't know25564.2
1) Fair4483474.0
2) Not fair1263720.9
TOTAL60579100.0
130) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: Incomes should be made more equal vs. We need larger income differences as incentives for individual effort. (V116)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable740.1
-2) No answer3550.6
-1) Don't know17442.9
1) Incomes should be made more equal670911.1
2) 229734.9
3) 340066.6
4) 433685.6
5) 5685711.3
6) 653638.9
7) 7711611.7
8) 8825513.6
9) 947867.9
10) We need larger income differences as incentives897314.8
TOTAL60579100.0
131) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: Private ownership of business and industry should be increased vs. Government ownership of business should be increased. (V117)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1120.2
-2) No answer7351.2
-1) Don't know38446.3
1) Private ownership of business should be increased57729.5
2) 234485.7
3) 348328.0
4) 446337.6
5) 51078617.8
6) 657419.5
7) 749538.2
8) 852338.6
9) 933415.5
10) Government ownership of business should be increased714911.8
TOTAL60579100.0
132) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: The government should take more responsibility to ensure that everyone is provided for vs. People should take more responsibility to provide for themselves. (V118)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable500.1
-2) No answer3980.7
-1) Don't know14632.4
1) The government should take more responsibility to ensure that everyone is provided for1151519.0
2) 248838.1
3) 354068.9
4) 447837.9
5) 5852714.1
6) 652008.6
7) 751198.5
8) 852518.7
9) 929144.8
10) People should take more responsibility to provide for themselves50708.4
TOTAL60579100.0
133) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: Competition is good; it stimulates people to work hard and develop new ideas vs. Competition is harmful. It brings out the worst in people. (V119)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable410.1
-2) No answer5400.9
-1) Don't know22703.7
1) Competition is good.1475224.4
2) 2723511.9
3) 3815813.5
4) 4668011.0
5) 5870514.4
6) 638736.4
7) 727174.5
8) 822853.8
9) 912192.0
10) Competition is harmful.21043.5
TOTAL60579100.0
134) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: In the long run, hard work usually brings a better life vs. Hard work doesn't generally bring success-it's more a matter of luck and connections. (V120)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable200.0
-2) No answer4020.7
-1) Don't know13832.3
1) In the long run, hard work usually brings a better life1465724.2
2) 2661110.9
3) 3683511.3
4) 454239.0
5) 5755612.5
6) 641696.9
7) 739566.5
8) 837936.3
9) 921763.6
10) Hard work doesn't generally bring success-it's more a matter of luck and connections35985.9
TOTAL60579100.0
135) Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your views on this scale? 1 means you agree completely with the statement on the left; 10 means you agree completely with the statement on the right; and if your views fall somewhere in between, you can choose any number in between: People can only get rich at the expense of others vs. Wealth can grow so there's enough for everyone. (V121)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable880.1
-2) No answer6381.1
-1) Don't know30075.0
1) People can only get rich at the expense of others42437.0
2) 220433.4
3) 331015.1
4) 435845.9
5) 5843513.9
6) 6612710.1
7) 7720711.9
8) 8791313.1
9) 949808.2
10) Wealth can grow so there's enough for everyone921315.2
TOTAL60579100.0
136) Some people believe that individuals can decide their own destiny, while others think that it is impossible to escape a predetermined fate. Please tell me which comes closest to your view on this scale on which 1 means "everything in life is determined by fate," and 10 means that "people shape their fate themselves." (V122)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable340.1
-2) No answer3330.5
-1) Don't know14312.4
1) Everything is determined by fate738612.2
2) 224364.0
3) 328614.7
4) 429094.8
5) 5742512.3
6) 653848.9
7) 7663210.9
8) 8841813.9
9) 953838.9
10) People shape their fate themselves994716.4
TOTAL60579100.0
137) All things considered, would you say that the world is better off, or worse off, because of science and technology? Please indicate which comes closest to your view on this scale: 1 means that "the world is a lot worse off," and 10 means that "the world is a lot better off.": (V123)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable640.1
-2) No answer7711.3
-1) Don't know24314.0
1) A lot worse off28154.6
2) 214202.3
3) 321893.6
4) 427554.5
5) 5765012.6
6) 6621210.3
7) 7820213.5
8) 81006916.6
9) 960249.9
10) A lot better off997716.5
TOTAL60579100.0
138) How about people from other countries coming here to work. Which one of the following do you think the government should do? (V124)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable640.1
-2) No answer8081.3
-1) Don't know27004.5
1) Let anyone come who wants to802813.3
2) Let people come as long as there are jobs available2200736.3
3) Place strict limits on the number of foreigners who can come here2093234.6
4) Prohibit people coming here from other countries604010.0
TOTAL60579100.0
139) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? Your family. (V125)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable160.0
-2) No answer1670.3
-1) Don't know1310.2
1) Trust completely4955781.8
2) Somewhat821713.6
3) Not very much11301.9
4) No trust at all2650.4
TOTAL60579100.0
140) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? Your neighborhood. (V126)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable120.0
-2) No answer2790.5
-1) Don't know4620.8
1) Trust completely1257320.8
2) Somewhat3063750.6
3) Not very much1231220.3
4) No trust at all32085.3
TOTAL60579100.0
141) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? People you know personally. (V127)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable130.0
-2) No answer3450.6
-1) Don't know4560.8
1) Trust completely1427323.6
2) Somewhat3179652.5
3) Not very much1042617.2
4) No trust at all21743.6
TOTAL60579100.0
142) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? People you meet for the first time. (V128)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable270.0
-2) No answer3580.6
-1) Don't know10961.8
1) Trust completely12912.1
2) Somewhat1286521.2
3) Not very much2705744.7
4) No trust at all1678927.7
TOTAL60579100.0
143) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? People of another religion. (V129)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable330.1
-2) No answer7961.3
-1) Don't know31275.2
1) Trust completely34365.7
2) Somewhat2226136.7
3) Not very much2056633.9
4) No trust at all926415.3
TOTAL60579100.0
144) I‘d like to ask you how much you trust people from various groups. Could you tell me for each whether you trust people from this group completely, somewhat, not very much or not at all? People of another nationality. (V130)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10961.8
-3) Not applicable550.1
-2) No answer8001.3
-1) Don't know34835.7
1) Trust completely25724.2
2) Somewhat1924631.8
3) Not very much2119335.0
4) No trust at all1213420.0
TOTAL60579100.0
145) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The [churches]. (Substitute "religious leaders" in non-Christian countries). (V131)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30515.0
-3) Not applicable280.0
-2) No answer4320.7
-1) Don't know16822.8
1) A great deal1835130.3
2) Quite a lot1813529.9
3) Not very much1327321.9
4) None at all56279.3
TOTAL60579100.0
146) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The armed forces. (V132)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked55619.2
-3) Not applicable330.1
-2) No answer5120.8
-1) Don't know16112.7
1) A great deal1310021.6
2) Quite a lot2141635.4
3) Not very much1371622.6
4) None at all46307.6
TOTAL60579100.0
147) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The press. (V133)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable770.1
-2) No answer7051.2
-1) Don't know20303.4
1) A great deal618810.2
2) Quite a lot2068934.2
3) Not very much2354038.9
4) None at all735012.1
TOTAL60579100.0
148) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Television. (V134)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1020.2
-2) No answer7631.3
-1) Don't know16932.8
1) A great deal757912.5
2) Quite a lot2195636.2
3) Not very much2208536.5
4) None at all640110.6
TOTAL60579100.0
149) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Labor unions. (V135)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1610.3
-2) No answer11872.0
-1) Don't know52498.7
1) A great deal46647.7
2) Quite a lot1721228.4
3) Not very much2200636.3
4) None at all1010016.7
TOTAL60579100.0
150) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The police. (V136)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30515.0
-3) Not applicable240.0
-2) No answer4890.8
-1) Don't know9991.6
1) A great deal991216.4
2) Quite a lot2250737.2
3) Not very much1667527.5
4) None at all692211.4
TOTAL60579100.0
151) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The courts. (V137)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30515.0
-3) Not applicable460.1
-2) No answer6341.0
-1) Don't know16142.7
1) A great deal955215.8
2) Quite a lot2075934.3
3) Not very much1744228.8
4) None at all748112.3
TOTAL60579100.0
152) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The government (in your nation's capital). (V138)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked45587.5
-3) Not applicable540.1
-2) No answer7021.2
-1) Don't know15452.6
1) A great deal805813.3
2) Quite a lot1783929.4
3) Not very much1949132.2
4) None at all833213.8
TOTAL60579100.0
153) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Political parties. (V139)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30515.0
-3) Not applicable1210.2
-2) No answer7681.3
-1) Don't know23803.9
1) A great deal39806.6
2) Quite a lot1184319.5
3) Not very much2408439.8
4) None at all1435223.7
TOTAL60579100.0
154) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Parliament. (V140)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked40546.7
-3) Not applicable880.1
-2) No answer8411.4
-1) Don't know23253.8
1) A great deal643310.6
2) Quite a lot1551925.6
3) Not very much2086134.4
4) None at all1045817.3
TOTAL60579100.0
155) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The civil service. (V141)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1160.2
-2) No answer8681.4
-1) Don't know31895.3
1) A great deal57169.4
2) Quite a lot2081534.4
3) Not very much2147335.4
4) None at all840213.9
TOTAL60579100.0
156) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Major companies. (V142)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1380.2
-2) No answer9581.6
-1) Don't know44227.3
1) A great deal46037.6
2) Quite a lot1914131.6
3) Not very much2295937.9
4) None at all835813.8
TOTAL60579100.0
157) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Environmental organizations. (V143)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1070.2
-2) No answer10081.7
-1) Don't know48408.0
1) A great deal759312.5
2) Quite a lot2470940.8
3) Not very much1694028.0
4) None at all53828.9
TOTAL60579100.0
158) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Women's organizations. (V144)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable810.1
-2) No answer10061.7
-1) Don't know53038.8
1) A great deal841313.9
2) Quite a lot2338438.6
3) Not very much1669127.6
4) None at all57019.4
TOTAL60579100.0
159) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Charitable or humanitarian organizations. (V145)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1000.2
-2) No answer9381.5
-1) Don't know43647.2
1) A great deal1045817.3
2) Quite a lot2470040.8
3) Not very much1518825.1
4) None at all48318.0
TOTAL60579100.0
160) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The European Union. (V146)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked2470540.8
-3) Not applicable1280.2
-2) No answer9051.5
-1) Don't know50558.3
1) A great deal30645.1
2) Quite a lot1074417.7
3) Not very much1091818.0
4) None at all50608.4
TOTAL60579100.0
161) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The Arab League. (V146B)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5752895.0
-2) No answer20.0
-1) Don't know2450.4
1) A great deal4290.7
2) Quite a lot12292.0
3) Not very much6301.0
4) None at all5160.9
TOTAL60579100.0
162) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The Association of South East Asian Nations-ASEAN-. (V146C)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5444889.9
-3) Not applicable50.0
-2) No answer2240.4
-1) Don't know4650.8
1) A great deal7981.3
2) Quite a lot21243.5
3) Not very much21323.5
4) None at all3830.6
TOTAL60579100.0
163) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The Organization for African Unity (OAU). (V146D)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4998282.5
-3) Not applicable930.2
-2) No answer17172.8
-1) Don't know10711.8
1) A great deal17142.8
2) Quite a lot29454.9
3) Not very much21603.6
4) None at all8971.5
TOTAL60579100.0
164) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? NAFTA. (V146E)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5777095.4
-2) No answer390.1
-1) Don't know1070.2
1) A great deal1460.2
2) Quite a lot8101.3
3) Not very much11701.9
4) None at all5370.9
TOTAL60579100.0
165) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The Mercosur. (V146G)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5807995.9
-2) No answer310.1
-1) Don't know2540.4
1) A great deal1440.2
2) Quite a lot7941.3
3) Not very much7711.3
4) None at all5060.8
TOTAL60579100.0
166) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The APEC. (V146J)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5828296.2
-2) No answer10.0
-1) Don't know2990.5
1) A great deal1120.2
2) Quite a lot9201.5
3) Not very much7941.3
4) None at all1710.3
TOTAL60579100.0
167) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Local/Regional government. (V146N)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5853196.6
-2) No answer140.0
-1) Don't know560.1
1) A great deal1140.2
2) Quite a lot6321.0
3) Not very much7651.3
4) None at all4670.8
TOTAL60579100.0
168) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The Presidency. (V146Q)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5853196.6
-2) No answer110.0
-1) Don't know500.1
1) A great deal2200.4
2) Quite a lot6741.1
3) Not very much7421.2
4) None at all3510.6
TOTAL60579100.0
169) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The education system. (V146X)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5837796.4
-2) No answer30.0
-1) Don't know820.1
1) A great deal7001.2
2) Quite a lot7341.2
3) Not very much4610.8
4) None at all2220.4
TOTAL60579100.0
170) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? CIS. (V146ZB)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5953398.3
-2) No answer10.0
-1) Don't know540.1
1) A great deal550.1
2) Quite a lot2720.4
3) Not very much4460.7
4) None at all2180.4
TOTAL60579100.0
171) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Banks. (V146ZC)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer40.0
-1) Don't know390.1
1) A great deal210.0
2) Quite a lot2160.4
3) Not very much4040.7
4) None at all3180.5
TOTAL60579100.0
172) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? TV news. (V146ZD)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer60.0
-1) Don't know170.0
1) A great deal290.0
2) Quite a lot3020.5
3) Not very much4140.7
4) None at all2340.4
TOTAL60579100.0
173) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Non-governmental organizations (NGOs). (V146ZE)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer110.0
-1) Don't know1090.2
1) A great deal550.1
2) Quite a lot4230.7
3) Not very much2560.4
4) None at all1480.2
TOTAL60579100.0
174) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? International Monetary Fund (IMF). (V146ZF)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer100.0
-1) Don't know950.2
1) A great deal90.0
2) Quite a lot670.1
3) Not very much3120.5
4) None at all5090.8
TOTAL60579100.0
175) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? CARICOM. (V146ZG)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer20.0
-1) Don't know660.1
1) A great deal850.1
2) Quite a lot2900.5
3) Not very much4460.7
4) None at all1130.2
TOTAL60579100.0
176) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Religious leaders. (V146ZH)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-1) Don't know830.1
1) A great deal5640.9
2) Quite a lot3510.6
3) Not very much1500.2
4) None at all520.1
TOTAL60579100.0
177) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? Evangelical church. (V146ZI)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5907997.5
-2) No answer400.1
1) A great deal1310.2
2) Quite a lot1160.2
3) Not very much7381.2
4) None at all4750.8
TOTAL60579100.0
178) I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence, not very much confidence or none at all? The United Nations. (V147)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1060.2
-2) No answer12232.0
-1) Don't know679811.2
1) A great deal665611.0
2) Quite a lot1912831.6
3) Not very much1756129.0
4) None at all910715.0
TOTAL60579100.0
179) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having a strong leader who does not have to bother with parliament and elections. (V148)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30675.1
-3) Not applicable850.1
-2) No answer8691.4
-1) Don't know48638.0
1) Very good645410.7
2) Fairly good1307921.6
3) Fairly bad1509724.9
4) Very bad1706528.2
TOTAL60579100.0
180) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having a strong leader who does not have to bother with parliament and elections (Mexico only because used five categories). (V148MX)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5901997.4
-2) No answer240.0
-1) Don't know860.1
1) Very good1260.2
2) Fairly good7151.2
3) Neither good nor bad10.0
4) Fairly bad4790.8
5) Very bad1290.2
TOTAL60579100.0
181) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having experts, not government, make decisions according to what they think is best for the country. (V149)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30675.1
-3) Not applicable970.2
-2) No answer9251.5
-1) Don't know53858.9
1) Very good1016416.8
2) Fairly good2138535.3
3) Fairly bad1292021.3
4) Very bad663611.0
TOTAL60579100.0
182) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having experts, not government, make decisions according to what they think is best for the country. (Mexico only because used five categories). (V149MX)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5901997.4
-2) No answer170.0
-1) Don't know750.1
1) Very good1850.3
2) Fairly good8791.5
3) Neither good nor bad70.0
4) Fairly bad3480.6
5) Very bad490.1
TOTAL60579100.0
183) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having the army rule. (V150)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30675.1
-3) Not applicable730.1
-2) No answer9731.6
-1) Don't know45177.5
1) Very good46077.6
2) Fairly good980816.2
3) Fairly bad1491524.6
4) Very bad2261937.3
TOTAL60579100.0
184) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having the army rule. (Mexico only because used five categories). (V150MX)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5901997.4
-2) No answer220.0
-1) Don't know840.1
1) Very good860.1
2) Fairly good5130.8
3) Neither good nor bad20.0
4) Fairly bad6531.1
5) Very bad2000.3
TOTAL60579100.0
185) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having a democratic political system. (V151)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked30675.1
-3) Not applicable800.1
-2) No answer7601.3
-1) Don't know35245.8
1) Very good2899147.9
2) Fairly good2007133.1
3) Fairly bad30165.0
4) Very bad10701.8
TOTAL60579100.0
186) I'm going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? Having a democratic political system. (Mexico only because used five categories). (V151MX)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5901997.4
-2) No answer170.0
-1) Don't know810.1
1) Very good4020.7
2) Fairly good8531.4
3) Neither good nor bad60.0
4) Fairly bad1810.3
5) Very bad200.0
TOTAL60579100.0
187) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": Governments tax the rich and subsidize the poor. (V152)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable650.1
-2) No answer6851.1
-1) Don't know28804.8
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy54038.9
2) 222163.7
3) 327854.6
4) 426474.4
5) 5631610.4
6) 643707.2
7) 757779.5
8) 8717311.8
9) 947597.9
10) An essential characteristic of democracy1449123.9
TOTAL60579100.0
188) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": Religious authorities interpret the laws. (V153)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable720.1
-2) No answer9551.6
-1) Don't know48288.0
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy1510024.9
2) 249798.2
3) 347177.8
4) 436866.1
5) 5683611.3
6) 638066.3
7) 731605.2
8) 831715.2
9) 920613.4
10) An essential characteristic of democracy619610.2
TOTAL60579100.0
189) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": People choose their leaders in free elections. (V154)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable620.1
-2) No answer6761.1
-1) Don't know20983.5
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy13512.2
2) 26051.0
3) 36971.2
4) 49861.6
5) 527664.6
6) 623453.9
7) 736766.1
8) 8625010.3
9) 9728012.0
10) An essential characteristic of democracy3077550.8
TOTAL60579100.0
190) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": People receive state aid for unemployment. (V155)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable740.1
-2) No answer6901.1
-1) Don't know25734.2
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy36696.1
2) 215312.5
3) 318893.1
4) 422443.7
5) 554589.0
6) 644137.3
7) 757809.5
8) 8752812.4
9) 9606810.0
10) An essential characteristic of democracy1765029.1
TOTAL60579100.0
191) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": The army takes over when government is incompetent. (V156)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked25194.2
-3) Not applicable610.1
-2) No answer9031.5
-1) Don't know45837.6
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy1673427.6
2) 246197.6
3) 337376.2
4) 428784.8
5) 557239.4
6) 633005.4
7) 731135.1
8) 832275.3
9) 922673.7
10) An essential characteristic of democracy691511.4
TOTAL60579100.0
192) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": Civil rights protect people's liberty against oppression. (V157)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable850.1
-2) No answer8751.4
-1) Don't know36966.1
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy22633.7
2) 27341.2
3) 39511.6
4) 412892.1
5) 542086.9
6) 633745.6
7) 747167.8
8) 8737112.2
9) 9713011.8
10) An essential characteristic of democracy2287537.8
TOTAL60579100.0
193) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": The economy is prospering. (V158)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable470.1
-2) No answer8841.5
-1) Don't know28214.7
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy20083.3
2) 28241.4
3) 310741.8
4) 413732.3
5) 547857.9
6) 637526.2
7) 753818.9
8) 8758512.5
9) 9716211.8
10) An essential characteristic of democracy2187136.1
TOTAL60579100.0
194) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": Criminals are severely punished. (V159)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable380.1
-2) No answer7901.3
-1) Don't know22993.8
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy32225.3
2) 213322.2
3) 316132.7
4) 416602.7
5) 543277.1
6) 633525.5
7) 745057.4
8) 8642010.6
9) 9682211.3
10) An essential characteristic of democracy2318738.3
TOTAL60579100.0
195) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": People can change the laws in referendums. (V160)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown30.0
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable1070.2
-2) No answer10141.7
-1) Don't know41716.9
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy21663.6
2) 29361.5
3) 311701.9
4) 413632.2
5) 540866.7
6) 634165.6
7) 745677.5
8) 8687511.3
9) 9696711.5
10) An essential characteristic of democracy2272637.5
TOTAL60579100.0
196) Many things may be desirable, but not all of them are essential characteristics of democracy. Please tell me for each of the following things how essential you think it is as a characteristic of democracy. Use this scale where 1 means "not at all an essential characteristic of democracy" and 10 means it definitely is "an essential characteristic of democracy": Women have the same rights as men. (V161)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked10121.7
-3) Not applicable590.1
-2) No answer6161.0
-1) Don't know18913.1
1) Not an essential characteristic of democracy16962.8
2) 25891.0
3) 37451.2
4) 49321.5
5) 533745.6
6) 623944.0
7) 731465.2
8) 851448.5
9) 9686111.3
10) An essential characteristic of democracy3212053.0
TOTAL60579100.0
197) How important is it for you to live in a country that is governed democratically? On this scale where 1 means it is "not at all important" and 10 means "absolutely important" what position would you choose?: (V162)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable470.1
-2) No answer5320.9
-1) Don't know19753.3
1) Not at all important7361.2
2) 22550.4
3) 33590.6
4) 45791.0
5) 533315.5
6) 626394.4
7) 742967.1
8) 8812313.4
9) 9836913.8
10) Absolutely important2933848.4
TOTAL60579100.0
198) And how democratically is this country being governed today? Again using a scale from 1 to 10, where 1 means that it is "not at all democratic" and 10 means that it is "completely democratic," what position would you choose?: (V163)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked45587.5
-3) Not applicable520.1
-2) No answer6991.2
-1) Don't know28024.6
1) Not at all democratic25614.2
2) 215942.6
3) 326514.4
4) 433555.5
5) 5741212.2
6) 6655310.8
7) 7833213.8
8) 8896114.8
9) 944447.3
10) Completely democratic660510.9
TOTAL60579100.0
199) How much respect is there for individual human rights nowadays in this country? Do you feel there is . . . (V164)
TOTAL%
-4) -445587.5
-3) -3210.0
-2) -25550.9
-1) -123413.9
1) A lot of respect for individual human rights837313.8
2) Some respect2393039.5
3) Not much respect1665827.5
4) No respect at all41436.8
TOTAL60579100.0
200) Have you heard of the Millennium Development Goals? (V165)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12272.0
-3) Not applicable590.1
-2) No answer6751.1
-1) Don't know16002.6
1) Yes1180319.5
2) No4521574.6
TOTAL60579100.0
201) In 2000, world leaders agreed on a number of programs to solve the most serious global problems. I'm going to read out some of these problems. I would like you to indicate which of these problems you consider the most serious one for the world as a whole? (V166)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked/L27614.6
-3) Not applicable210.0
-2) No answer4950.8
-1) Don't know13612.2
1) People living in poverty and need3560358.8
2) Discrimination against girls and women36936.1
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases56819.4
4) Inadequate education42317.0
5) Environmental pollution673311.1
TOTAL60579100.0
202) In 2000, world leaders agreed on a number of programs to solve the most serious global problems. I'm going to read out some of these problems. I would like you to indicate which of these problems you consider the most serious one for the world as a whole? (V166_ES)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-2) No answer50.0
-1) Don't know170.0
1) People living in poverty and need7781.3
2) Discrimination against girls and women1330.2
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases1780.3
4) Environmental pollution890.1
TOTAL60579100.0
203) In 2000, world leaders agreed on a number of programs to solve the most serious global problems. I'm going to read out some of these problems. I would like you to indicate which of these problems you consider the second most serious for the world? (V167)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27614.6
-3) Not applicable630.1
-2) No answer9231.5
-1) Don't know17002.8
1) People living in poverty and need916415.1
2) Discrimination against girls and women807113.3
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases1426723.6
4) Inadequate education1145318.9
5) Environmental pollution1217720.1
TOTAL60579100.0
204) Most serious problem of the world: Second choice. (V167_ES)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-2) No answer40.0
-1) Don't know260.0
1) People living in poverty and need2330.4
2) Discrimination against girls and women2590.4
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases4190.7
4) Environmental pollution2590.4
TOTAL60579100.0
205) Which of these problems do you consider the most serious one in your own country? (V168)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27834.6
-3) Not applicable300.0
-2) No answer4510.7
-1) Don't know11761.9
1) People living in poverty and need3260253.8
2) Discrimination against girls and women41586.9
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases46687.7
4) Inadequate education686511.3
5) Environmental pollution784613.0
TOTAL60579100.0
206) Which of these problems do you consider the most serious one in your own country? (Spain only because used four categories). (V168_ES)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-2) No answer50.0
-1) Don't know250.0
1) People living in poverty and need6681.1
2) Discrimination against girls and women1650.3
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases1620.3
4) Environmental pollution1750.3
TOTAL60579100.0
207) Which of these problems do you consider the next most serious for your own country? (V169)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27834.6
-3) Not applicable810.1
-2) No answer9201.5
-1) Don't know19493.2
1) People living in poverty and need875214.4
2) Discrimination against girls and women694511.5
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases1133418.7
4) Inadequate education1514525.0
5) Environmental pollution1267020.9
TOTAL60579100.0
208) Which of these problems do you consider the next most serious for your own country? (Spain only because used four categories). (V169_ES)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-2) No answer160.0
-1) Don't know580.1
1) People living in poverty and need2470.4
2) Discrimination against girls and women2030.3
3) Poor sanitation and infectious diseases3170.5
4) Environmental pollution3590.6
TOTAL60579100.0
209) I'm going to read out another list of global problems, and goals that world leaders have set to reduce them. Indicate for each of these goals how high a priority your own country's leaders should give to it, using this card: About 25 percent of the world's population lives in extreme poverty-that is, on less than one dollar per day. The goal is to cut this percentage in half by 2015 (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V170)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown5140.8
-4) Not asked3434556.7
-3) Not applicable8611.4
-2) No answer30975.1
-1) Don't know6041.0
1) Top priority1087618.0
2) High priority754312.5
3) Medium priority22523.7
4) Low priority4870.8
TOTAL60579100.0
210) I'm going to read out another list of global problems, and goals that world leaders have set to reduce them. Indicate for each of these goals how high a priority your own country's leaders should give to it, using this card: At present, more than 130 million children of primary school age are not in school. The goal is to ensure that by 2015, all children will be able to finish primary school (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V171)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown5140.8
-4) Not asked3434556.7
-3) Not applicable15452.6
-2) No answer24134.0
-1) Don't know4700.8
1) Top priority1127918.6
2) High priority758612.5
3) Medium priority20763.4
4) Low priority3510.6
TOTAL60579100.0
211) I'm going to read out another list of global problems, and goals that world leaders have set to reduce them. Indicate for each of these goals how high a priority your own country's leaders should give to it, using this card: About eight out of every hundred children who are born around the world, die before their fifth birthday. The goal is to reduce this proportion by two-thirds, by 2015 (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V172)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown5140.8
-4) Not asked3434556.7
-3) Not applicable15392.5
-2) No answer24364.0
-1) Don't know5500.9
1) Top priority1098918.1
2) High priority721211.9
3) Medium priority24154.0
4) Low priority5791.0
TOTAL60579100.0
212) I'm going to read out another list of global problems, and goals that world leaders have set to reduce them. Indicate for each of these goals how high a priority your own country's leaders should give to it, using this card: About five million people become infected with HIV/AIDS each year. The goal is to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS. (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V173)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown5140.8
-4) Not asked3434556.7
-3) Not applicable15602.6
-2) No answer24894.1
-1) Don't know4700.8
1) Top priority1231420.3
2) High priority669811.1
3) Medium priority16562.7
4) Low priority5330.9
TOTAL60579100.0
213) I'm going to read out another list of global problems, and goals that world leaders have set to reduce them. Indicate for each of these goals how high a priority your own country's leaders should give to it, using this card: About 840 million people around the world live in slums. The goal is to make a significant improvement in the housing of at least 100 million people. (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V174)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown5140.8
-4) Not asked3434556.7
-3) Not applicable15722.6
-2) No answer24794.1
-1) Don't know6291.0
1) Top priority979916.2
2) High priority756712.5
3) Medium priority27914.6
4) Low priority8831.5
TOTAL60579100.0
214) In 2003, this country's government allocated [a tenth of one percent] (Restate this figure using information for your own country) of the national income to foreign aid—that is, [$38.05] per person (again, restate this figure using information from your own country). Do you think this amount is too low, too high, or about right? (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V175\B)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4775478.8
-2) No answer1350.2
-1) Don't know10831.8
1) Too low45277.5
2) About right59059.7
3) Too high11751.9
TOTAL60579100.0
215) How much more do you think this country should contribute? (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V176)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown6641.1
-4) Not asked4775478.8
-3) Not applicable25734.2
-2) No answer49118.1
-1) Don't know2480.4
1) About one and a half times as much7761.3
2) About twice as much17822.9
3) About three times as much7981.3
4) About four times as much3950.7
5) More than four times as much6781.1
TOTAL60579100.0
216) Would you be willing to pay higher taxes in order to increase your country's foreign aid to poor countries? (NOTE: Only asked in OECD countries). (V177)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4240870.0
-3) Not applicable10.0
-2) No answer2150.4
-1) Don't know14462.4
1) Yes702411.6
2) No948515.7
TOTAL60579100.0
217) Thinking at your own country's problems, should your country's leaders give top priority to help reducing poverty in the world or should they give top priority to solve your own country's problems? Use this scale where 1 means "top priority to help reducing misery in the world" and 10 means "top priority to solve my own country's problems." (V178)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27274.5
-3) Not applicable410.1
-2) No answer5070.8
-1) Don't know13652.3
1) Top priority to help reducing poverty in the world32555.4
2) 29321.5
3) 312442.1
4) 413282.2
5) 541426.8
6) 634625.7
7) 746117.6
8) 8728412.0
9) 9710611.7
10) Top priority to solve my own country's problems2257537.3
TOTAL60579100.0
218) Some people believe that certain kinds of problems could be better handled by the United Nations or regional organizations rather than by each national government separately. Others think that these problems should be left entirely to the national governments. I'm going to mention some problems. For each one, would you tell me whether you think that policies in this area should be decided by the national governments, by regional organizations, or by the United Nations? Peacekeeping. (V179)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable920.2
-2) No answer10071.7
-1) Don't know42507.0
1) National governments2008933.2
2) Regional organization712011.8
3) United Nations2649243.7
4) National governments with UN coordination (cs)30.0
5) Non-profit/ Non-governmental organization (cs)220.0
6) Commercial enterprise (cs)40.0
TOTAL60579100.0
219) Some people believe that certain kinds of problems could be better handled by the United Nations or regional organizations rather than by each national government separately. Others think that these problems should be left entirely to the national governments. I'm going to mention some problems. For each one, would you tell me whether you think that policies in this area should be decided by the national governments, by regional organizations, or by the United Nations? Protection of the environment. (V180)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable2030.3
-2) No answer10861.8
-1) Don't know39146.5
1) National governments2805346.3
2) Regional organization1480824.4
3) United Nations1070817.7
4) National governments with UN coordination (cs)1000.2
5) Non-profit/ Non-governmental organization (cs)1770.3
6) Commercial enterprise (cs)300.0
TOTAL60579100.0
220) Some people believe that certain kinds of problems could be better handled by the United Nations or regional organizations rather than by each national government separately. Others think that these problems should be left entirely to the national governments. I'm going to mention some problems. For each one, would you tell me whether you think that policies in this area should be decided by the national governments, by regional organizations, or by the United Nations? Aid to developing countries. (V181)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable990.2
-2) No answer13032.2
-1) Don't know46957.8
1) National governments1299821.5
2) Regional organization1147418.9
3) United Nations2816246.5
4) National governments with UN coordination (cs)1000.2
5) Non-profit/ Non-governmental organization (cs)1910.3
6) Commercial enterprise (cs)570.1
TOTAL60579100.0
221) Some people believe that certain kinds of problems could be better handled by the United Nations or regional organizations rather than by each national government separately. Others think that these problems should be left entirely to the national governments. I'm going to mention some problems. For each one, would you tell me whether you think that policies in this area should be decided by the national governments, by regional organizations, or by the United Nations? Refugees. (V182)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable1190.2
-2) No answer14132.3
-1) Don't know49718.2
1) National governments1632226.9
2) Regional organization1040217.2
3) United Nations2555442.2
4) National governments with UN coordination (cs)1220.2
5) Non-profit/ Non-governmental organization (cs)1640.3
6) Commercial enterprise (cs)120.0
TOTAL60579100.0
222) Some people believe that certain kinds of problems could be better handled by the United Nations or regional organizations rather than by each national government separately. Others think that these problems should be left entirely to the national governments. I'm going to mention some problems. For each one, would you tell me whether you think that policies in this area should be decided by the national governments, by regional organizations, or by the United Nations? Human Rights. (V183)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable1220.2
-2) No answer11701.9
-1) Don't know43947.3
1) National governments2376839.2
2) Regional organization756712.5
3) United Nations2195936.2
5) Non-profit/ Non-governmental organization (cs)950.2
6) Commercial enterprise (cs)40.0
TOTAL60579100.0
223) Now let's turn to another topic. How often, if at all, do you think about the meaning and purpose of life? (V184)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable150.0
-2) No answer5750.9
-1) Don't know8021.3
1) Often2739845.2
2) Sometimes2116534.9
3) Rarely793013.1
4) Never26944.4
TOTAL60579100.0
224) Do you belong to a religion or religious denomination? If yes, which one? (V185)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable906815.0
-2) No answer4920.8
-1) Don't know1620.3
4) Ancestral worshipping7761.3
8) Bahai20.0
12) Buddhist30605.1
14) Cao dai110.0
17) Christian2780.5
20) Church of Christ/Church of Christ/Church of Christ of Latter Day Saints30.0
25) Evangelical21843.6
28) Free church/Non-denominational church60.0
31) Hindu19413.2
32) Hoa hoa460.1
35) Independent African Church (e.g., ZCC, Shembe, ect.)3960.7
37) Israelita Nuevo Pacto Universal (FREPAP)30.0
38) Jain250.0
39) Jehovah witnesses1210.2
42) Jew1500.2
48) Mormon50.0
49) Muslim1302121.5
50) Native5911.0
52) Orthodox658210.9
53) Other8391.4
54) Other: Brasil: Espirit, candomble, umbanda, esoterism, occultism30.0
55) Other: Christian com140.0
60) Pentecostal990.2
62) Protestant630910.4
64) Roman Catholic1409023.3
66) Salvation Army30.0
68) Seven Day Adventist300.0
71) Sikh650.1
73) Spiritista310.1
74) Spiritualists20.0
77) Taoist1320.2
90) Yiguan Dao390.1
TOTAL60579100.0
225) Apart from weddings and funerals, about how often do you attend religious services these days? (NOTE: In Islamic societies, ask how frequently the respondent prays): (V186)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12012.0
-3) Not applicable200.0
-2) No answer3970.7
-1) Don't know16762.8
1) More than once a week1156019.1
2) Once a week1110418.3
3) Once a month634510.5
4) Only holy days880814.5
5) Once a year29554.9
6) Less often612910.1
7) Never1038417.1
TOTAL60579100.0
226) Independently of whether you attend religious services or not, would you say you are . . . (V187)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable400.1
-2) No answer6831.1
-1) Don't know13852.3
1) A religious person4203269.4
2) Not a religious person1338722.1
3) A convinced atheist30525.0
TOTAL60579100.0
227) Generally speaking, do you think that the [churches] in your country are giving adequate answers to: The moral problems and needs of the individual? (In non-Christian societies substitute "religious authorities" for "churches") (V188)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked20153.3
-3) Not applicable790.1
-2) No answer8841.5
-1) Don't know44917.4
1) Yes3154552.1
2) No2156535.6
TOTAL60579100.0
228) Generally speaking, do you think that the [churches] in your country are giving adequate answers to: The problems of family life? (In non-Christian societies substitute "religious authorities" for "churches") (V189)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked20153.3
-3) Not applicable630.1
-2) No answer8221.4
-1) Don't know41636.9
1) Yes3010149.7
2) No2341538.7
TOTAL60579100.0
229) Generally speaking, do you think that the [churches] in your country are giving adequate answers to: People's spiritual needs? (In non-Christian societies substitute "religious authorities" for "churches") (V190)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked20153.3
-3) Not applicable680.1
-2) No answer8921.5
-1) Don't know41536.9
1) Yes3806762.8
2) No1538425.4
TOTAL60579100.0
230) Generally speaking, do you think that the [churches] in your country are giving adequate answers to: The social problems facing our society? (In non-Christian societies substitute "religious authorities" for "churches") (V191)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked20153.3
-3) Not applicable1150.2
-2) No answer10531.7
-1) Don't know49538.2
1) Yes2569742.4
2) No2674644.2
TOTAL60579100.0
231) How important is God in your life? Please use this scale to indicate. 10 means "very important" and 1 means "not at all important." (V192)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable130.0
-2) No answer4520.7
-1) Don't know8021.3
1) Not at all important42517.0
2) 216682.8
3) 316492.7
4) 412472.1
5) 538166.3
6) 630165.0
7) 737736.2
8) 850048.3
9) 944427.3
10) Very important3044650.3
TOTAL60579100.0
232) Do you take some moments of prayer, meditation or contemplation or something like that? (V193)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked35495.9
-3) Not applicable610.1
-2) No answer10111.7
-1) Don't know5781.0
1) Yes4245370.1
2) No1292721.3
TOTAL60579100.0
233) How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Politicians who do not believe in God are unfit for public office. (V194)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked630710.4
-3) Not applicable500.1
-2) No answer6501.1
-1) Don't know21863.6
1) Agree strongly932215.4
2) Agree1072117.7
3) Neither agree or disagree1054517.4
4) Disagree1354122.4
5) Strongly disagree725712.0
TOTAL60579100.0
234) How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Religious leaders should not influence how people vote in elections. (V195)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked630710.4
-3) Not applicable460.1
-2) No answer7111.2
-1) Don't know21843.6
1) Agree strongly1511124.9
2) Agree1973832.6
3) Neither agree or disagree847114.0
4) Disagree626810.3
5) Strongly disagree17432.9
TOTAL60579100.0
235) How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: It would be better for [this country] if more people with strong religious beliefs held public office. (V196)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked630710.4
-3) Not applicable490.1
-2) No answer7701.3
-1) Don't know24754.1
1) Agree strongly804913.3
2) Agree1372322.7
3) Neither agree or disagree1219720.1
4) Disagree1152119.0
5) Strongly disagree54889.1
TOTAL60579100.0
236) How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements: Religious leaders should not influence government decisions. (V197)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked630710.4
-3) Not applicable560.1
-2) No answer7951.3
-1) Don't know23563.9
1) Agree strongly1409523.3
2) Agree1807929.8
3) Neither agree or disagree955615.8
4) Disagree730912.1
5) Strongly disagree20263.3
TOTAL60579100.0
237) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Claiming government benefits to which you are not entitled. (V198)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable550.1
-2) No answer5340.9
-1) Don't know19413.2
1) Never justifiable3087151.0
2) 2613910.1
3) 342737.1
4) 430245.0
5) 538836.4
6) 620623.4
7) 715282.5
8) 814622.4
9) 99401.6
10) Always justifiable23673.9
TOTAL60579100.0
238) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Avoiding a fare on public transport. (V199)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable660.1
-2) No answer4960.8
-1) Don't know10941.8
1) Never justifiable3101851.2
2) 2666111.0
3) 345997.6
4) 432045.3
5) 540676.7
6) 620413.4
7) 714392.4
8) 814132.3
9) 98571.4
10) Always justifiable21243.5
TOTAL60579100.0
239) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Cheating on taxes if you have a chance. (V200)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable700.1
-2) No answer5290.9
-1) Don't know13232.2
1) Never justifiable3469457.3
2) 2639110.5
3) 340456.7
4) 425064.1
5) 530305.0
6) 615422.5
7) 710851.8
8) 810961.8
9) 97601.3
10) Always justifiable20083.3
TOTAL60579100.0
240) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Someone accepting a bribe in the course of their duties. (V201)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable780.1
-2) No answer4940.8
-1) Don't know11781.9
1) Never justifiable3950765.2
2) 255929.2
3) 329884.9
4) 419273.2
5) 522773.8
6) 611541.9
7) 77201.2
8) 87581.3
9) 95710.9
10) Always justifiable18353.0
TOTAL60579100.0
241) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Homosexuality. (V202)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked57519.5
-3) Not applicable1270.2
-2) No answer7511.2
-1) Don't know26874.4
1) Never justifiable2493341.2
2) 236536.0
3) 325114.1
4) 421543.6
5) 553148.8
6) 622903.8
7) 716692.8
8) 819763.3
9) 913362.2
10) Always justifiable54279.0
TOTAL60579100.0
242) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Prostitution. (V203)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked57519.5
-3) Not applicable850.1
-2) No answer6501.1
-1) Don't know18203.0
1) Never justifiable2793546.1
2) 246447.7
3) 333745.6
4) 425144.1
5) 552488.7
6) 622633.7
7) 715492.6
8) 815522.6
9) 97781.3
10) Always justifiable24164.0
TOTAL60579100.0
243) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Abortion. (V204)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked45517.5
-3) Not applicable830.1
-2) No answer6771.1
-1) Don't know17282.9
1) Never justifiable2467240.7
2) 242677.0
3) 334045.6
4) 426564.4
5) 5630010.4
6) 629354.8
7) 721183.5
8) 824084.0
9) 913732.3
10) Always justifiable34075.6
TOTAL60579100.0
244) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Divorce. (V205)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable720.1
-2) No answer7001.2
-1) Don't know15662.6
1) Never justifiable1628026.9
2) 235105.8
3) 331915.3
4) 431605.2
5) 5920715.2
6) 643867.2
7) 734095.6
8) 841816.9
9) 925924.3
10) Always justifiable682511.3
TOTAL60579100.0
245) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Euthanasia-ending the life of the incurably sick. (V206)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable1200.2
-2) No answer9981.6
-1) Don't know38206.3
1) Never justifiable2356938.9
2) 240456.7
3) 329504.9
4) 422103.6
5) 557519.5
6) 630435.0
7) 725064.1
8) 832335.3
9) 919703.3
10) Always justifiable48648.0
TOTAL60579100.0
246) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: Suicide. (V207)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable680.1
-2) No answer7701.3
-1) Don't know19463.2
1) Never justifiable3490457.6
2) 251928.6
3) 330115.0
4) 421343.5
5) 541486.8
6) 618253.0
7) 710901.8
8) 811471.9
9) 97391.2
10) Always justifiable21053.5
TOTAL60579100.0
247) Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between, using this card: For a man to beat his wife. (V208)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked45517.5
-3) Not applicable440.1
-2) No answer5010.8
-1) Don't know8441.4
1) Never justifiable3866063.8
2) 242677.0
3) 321603.6
4) 415402.5
5) 522103.6
6) 612032.0
7) 76861.1
8) 87621.3
9) 96391.1
10) Always justifiable25124.1
TOTAL60579100.0
248) How proud are you to be [French] (Substitute your own nationality for "French")? (V209)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15002.5
-3) Not applicable6241.0
-2) No answer3950.7
-1) Don't know5750.9
1) Very proud3367755.6
2) Quite proud1825430.1
3) Not very proud44147.3
4) Not at all proud11401.9
TOTAL60579100.0
249) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a world citizen. (V210)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27274.5
-3) Not applicable170.0
-2) No answer6061.0
-1) Don't know30555.0
1) Strongly agree1628326.9
2) Agree2562042.3
3) Disagree907515.0
4) Strongly disagree31965.3
TOTAL60579100.0
250) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as part of my local community. (V211)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27274.5
-3) Not applicable180.0
-2) No answer4750.8
-1) Don't know13582.2
1) Strongly agree2383639.3
2) Agree2723545.0
3) Disagree39856.6
4) Strongly disagree9451.6
TOTAL60579100.0
251) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as part of the [French] nation (substitute your own country's nationality for "French"). (V212)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27274.5
-3) Not applicable110.0
-2) No answer3390.6
-1) Don't know9911.6
1) Strongly agree3142951.9
2) Agree2262837.4
3) Disagree19373.2
4) Strongly disagree5170.9
TOTAL60579100.0
252) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [Latin America]. (V213A)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5651793.3
-2) No answer260.0
-1) Don't know1270.2
1) Strongly agree7701.3
2) Agree19373.2
3) Disagree9981.6
4) Strongly agree2040.3
TOTAL60579100.0
253) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of North America. (V213B)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5777095.4
-2) No answer530.1
-1) Don't know670.1
1) Strongly agree6001.0
2) Agree10741.8
3) Disagree7981.3
4) Strongly agree2170.4
TOTAL60579100.0
254) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of the [European Union]. (V213C)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4291270.8
-2) No answer1770.3
-1) Don't know8951.5
1) Strongly agree31335.2
2) Agree764812.6
3) Disagree41086.8
4) Strongly agree17062.8
TOTAL60579100.0
255) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [APEC]. (V213D)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5828296.2
-2) No answer10.0
-1) Don't know5180.9
1) Strongly agree2280.4
2) Agree9911.6
3) Disagree4970.8
4) Strongly agree620.1
TOTAL60579100.0
256) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [Asia]. (V213E)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5043283.2
-3) Not applicable30.0
-2) No answer1660.3
-1) Don't know16442.7
1) Strongly agree15572.6
2) Agree44447.3
3) Disagree17923.0
4) Strongly agree5410.9
TOTAL60579100.0
257) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [Mercosur]. (V213F)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957998.3
-2) No answer130.0
-1) Don't know1310.2
1) Strongly agree1090.2
2) Agree2330.4
3) Disagree2860.5
4) Strongly agree2280.4
TOTAL60579100.0
258) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [CIS]. (V213I)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5953398.3
-2) No answer30.0
-1) Don't know730.1
1) Strongly agree1110.2
2) Agree3520.6
3) Disagree3910.6
4) Strongly agree1160.2
TOTAL60579100.0
259) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [the Caribbean]. (V213J)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5957798.3
-2) No answer30.0
-1) Don't know60.0
1) Strongly agree4240.7
2) Agree4770.8
3) Disagree860.1
4) Strongly agree60.0
TOTAL60579100.0
260) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as a citizen of [the African Union]. (V213K)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked4848280.0
-3) Not applicable330.1
-2) No answer1340.2
-1) Don't know6401.1
1) Strongly agree48167.9
2) Agree48178.0
3) Disagree12682.1
4) Strongly agree3890.6
TOTAL60579100.0
261) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: Citizen of [Arab Maghreb Union]. (V213L)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-2) No answer1970.3
1) Strongly agree2280.4
2) Agree3870.6
3) Disagree2380.4
4) Strongly agree1500.2
TOTAL60579100.0
262) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: Citizen of [ASEAN]. (V213M)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5904597.5
1) Strongly agree2890.5
2) Agree8351.4
3) Disagree3670.6
4) Strongly agree370.1
Missing6 
TOTAL60573100.0
263) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: Citizen of [Arab Union]. (V213N)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5937998.0
-1) Don't know110.0
1) Strongly agree9151.5
2) Agree2370.4
3) Disagree330.1
4) Strongly agree40.0
TOTAL60579100.0
264) People have different views about themselves and how they relate to the world. Using this card, would you tell me how strongly you agree or disagree with each of the following statements about how you see yourself?: I see myself as an autonomous individual. (V214)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked27274.5
-3) Not applicable470.1
-2) No answer8741.4
-1) Don't know34865.8
1) Strongly agree1724728.5
2) Agree2136835.3
3) Disagree1005316.6
4) Strongly agree47777.9
TOTAL60579100.0
265) Are your mother or father immigrants to this country or not? Please, indicate separately for each of them: your mother. (V215)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked46117.6
-3) Not applicable240.0
-2) No answer2840.5
-1) Don't know2290.4
1) Immigrant34995.8
2) Not an immigrant5193285.7
TOTAL60579100.0
266) Are your mother or father immigrants to this country or not? Please, indicate separately for each of them: your father. (V216)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked46117.6
-3) Not applicable290.0
-2) No answer3430.6
-1) Don't know2250.4
1) Immigrant34365.7
2) Not an immigrant5193585.7
TOTAL60579100.0
267) In your opinion, how important should the following be as requirements for somebody seeking citizenship of your country? Specify for each requirement if you consider it as very important, rather important or not important: Having ancestors from my country. (V217)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked25964.3
-3) Not applicable210.0
-2) No answer4230.7
-1) Don't know19343.2
1) Very important2058434.0
2) Rather important1592226.3
3) Not important1909931.5
TOTAL60579100.0
268) In your opinion, how important should the following be as requirements for somebody seeking citizenship of your country? Specify for each requirement if you consider it as very important, rather important or not important: Being born on my country's soil. (V218)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked25964.3
-3) Not applicable150.0
-2) No answer4680.8
-1) Don't know16232.7
1) Very important2328338.4
2) Rather important1571525.9
3) Not important1687927.9
TOTAL60579100.0
269) In your opinion, how important should the following be as requirements for somebody seeking citizenship of your country? Specify for each requirement if you consider it as very important, rather important or not important: Adopting the customs of my country. (V219)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked25964.3
-3) Not applicable260.0
-2) No answer4580.8
-1) Don't know15672.6
1) Very important2895647.8
2) Rather important1988432.8
3) Not important709211.7
TOTAL60579100.0
270) In your opinion, how important should the following be as requirements for somebody seeking citizenship of your country? Specify for each requirement if you consider it as very important, rather important or not important: Abiding by my country's laws. (V220)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked25964.3
-3) Not applicable140.0
-2) No answer4280.7
-1) Don't know13922.3
1) Very important4117168.0
2) Rather important1279121.1
3) Not important21873.6
TOTAL60579100.0
271) Turning to the question of ethnic diversity, with which of the following views do you agree? (V221)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15072.5
-3) Not applicable430.1
-2) No answer11111.8
-1) Don't know44777.4
1) Ethnic diversity erodes a country's unity42757.1
2) 217632.9
3) 323623.9
4) 424664.1
5) 5737712.2
6) 658809.7
7) 7634310.5
8) 8744712.3
9) 950818.4
10) Ethnic diversity enriches my life1044717.2
TOTAL60579100.0
272) What language do you normally speak at home? (V222)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579257.395197
273) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: Daily newspaper. (V223)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable5540.9
-2) No answer7881.3
-1) Don't know5821.0
1) Used last week3260553.8
2) Not used last week2605043.0
TOTAL60579100.0
274) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: News broadcasts on radio or TV. (V224)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked13462.2
-3) Not applicable1510.2
-2) No answer4030.7
-1) Don't know2520.4
1) Used last week5053183.4
2) Not used last week789113.0
Missing5 
TOTAL60574100.0
275) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: Printed magazines. (V225)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable5921.0
-2) No answer10481.7
-1) Don't know6851.1
1) Used last week1831630.2
2) Not used last week3993865.9
TOTAL60579100.0
276) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: In depth reports on radio or TV. (V226)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable2520.4
-2) No answer7111.2
-1) Don't know5650.9
1) Used last week3705261.2
2) Not used last week2197936.3
Missing20 
TOTAL60559100.0
277) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: Books. (V227)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable6511.1
-2) No answer10501.7
-1) Don't know6781.1
1) Used last week1729828.6
2) Not used last week4090267.5
TOTAL60579100.0
278) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: Internet, email. (V228)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable7941.3
-2) No answer12062.0
-1) Don't know14402.4
1) Used last week1534625.3
2) Not used last week4179369.0
TOTAL60579100.0
279) People use different sources to learn what is going on in their country and the world. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you used it last week or did not use it last week to obtain information: Talk with friends or colleagues. (V229)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1290.2
-2) No answer7211.2
-1) Don't know3020.5
1) Used last week4433873.2
2) Not used last week1508924.9
TOTAL60579100.0
280) How often, if ever, do you use a personal computer? (V230)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked13462.2
-3) Not applicable1210.2
-2) No answer4170.7
-1) Don't know1900.3
1) Never3099751.2
2) Occasionally1148419.0
3) Frequently1328621.9
4) Don't know what a computer is27384.5
TOTAL60579100.0
281) If there were a national election tomorrow, for which party on this list would you vote? If you are uncertain, which party appeals to you most?: (V231)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579292786.475325080
282) And which party would be your second choice? If you are uncertain, which one appeals you second most?: (V232)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60578199060.41294077
283) And is there a party that you would never vote for?: (V233)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60578207667.531296381
284) Generally speaking, do you think of yourself as a Republican, a Democrat, an independent or don't you have any strong party loyalty? (V233A)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5333189.3
-2) No answer3360.6
-1) Don't know830.1
4) None28204.7
5) Other130.0
20001) AD: Partit Liberal990.2
20002) AD: Centre Democratic Andorra170.0
20003) AD: Segle XXI40.0
20004) AD: Renovacio democratic60.0
20005) AD: Partit Socialdemocrata1710.3
20006) AD: Els Verds d'Andorra490.1
36001) AU: Australian Labour Party4610.8
36002) AU: Liberal Party5340.9
36003) AU: National Party430.1
36004) AU: The Greens650.1
36005) AU: Australian Democrats200.0
36008) AU: One Nation110.0
36009) AU: Family First160.0
360001) ID: Indonesian Democratic Party (PDI)990.2
360003) ID: United Development Party (PPP)460.1
360006) ID: Indonesian Battle Democracy Party1100.2
360007) ID: Professional Party1110.2
360008) ID: Welfare and Justice Party1560.3
360009) ID: Nation Wake Up Party1440.2
360010) ID: National Mandatory Party810.1
484001) MX: Very PRIist1660.3
484002) MX: Somewhat PRIist2080.3
484003) MX: Very PANist760.1
484004) MX: Somewhat PANist1900.3
484005) MX: Very PRDist780.1
484006) MX: Somewhat PRDist1410.2
484007) MX: PVEM80.0
Missing886 
TOTAL59693100.0
285) Did you vote in your country's recent elections to the national parliament? (V234)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked59229.8
-3) Not applicable1580.3
-2) No answer11261.9
-1) Don't know3200.5
1) Yes3908464.5
2) No1396923.1
TOTAL60579100.0
286) (Code respondent's sex by observation): (V235)
TOTAL%
-2) No answer370.1
1) Male2909848.0
2) Female3144451.9
TOTAL60579100.0
287) Can you tell me your year of birth, please? 19__ (write in last two digits) (V236)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL605791949.735172
288) This means you are __ years old (write in age in two digits). (V237)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6057941.30417
289) What is the highest educational level that you have attained? [NOTE: if respondent indicates to be a student, code highest level s/he expects to complete]: (V238)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable980.2
-2) No answer3070.5
-1) Don't know420.1
1) No formal education59789.9
2) Incomplete primary school50058.3
3) Complete primary school910015.0
4) Incomplete secondary school: technical/vocational type40806.7
5) Complete secondary school: technical/vocational type1058017.5
6) Incomplete secondary school: university-preparatory type40546.7
7) Complete secondary school: university-preparatory type969516.0
8) Some university-level education, without degree37606.2
9) University–level education, with degree788013.0
TOTAL60579100.0
290) Education (country specific) (V238CS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579155435.974269155
291) At what age did you (or will you) complete your full time education, either at school or at an institution of higher education? Please exclude apprenticeships [NOTE: if respondent indicates to be a student, code highest level s/he expects to complete]: (V239)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6057915.74710
292) Do you live with your parents? (V240)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable170.0
-2) No answer7521.2
-1) Don't know200.0
1) Yes1652427.3
2) No4326671.4
TOTAL60579100.0
293) Are you employed now or not? If yes, about how many hours a week? If more than one job: only for the main job. (V241)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked12002.0
-2) No answer10101.7
-1) Don't know110.0
1) Full-time employee (thirty hours a week or more)1921131.7
2) Part-time employee (less than thirty hours a week)38176.3
3) Self-employed808013.3
4) Retired/pensioned723611.9
5) Housewife not otherwise employed782212.9
6) Student47907.9
7) Unemployed57199.4
8) Other16832.8
TOTAL60579100.0
294) In which profession/occupation are you doing most of your work? If you do not work currently, characterize your major work in the past. What is/was your job there? (V242)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-4) Not asked51418.5
-3) Not applicable1511625.0
-2) No answer30035.0
-1) Don't know1510.2
1) Employer/ manager of establishment with ten or more employees9551.6
2) Employer/ manager of establishment with less than ten employees20653.4
3) Professional worker lawyer, accountant, teacher, etc45407.5
4) Supervisory- office worker: supervises others21693.6
5) Non-manual- office worker: non-supervisory49418.2
6) Foreman and supervisor6421.1
7) Skilled manual worker59069.7
8) Semi-skilled manual worker33225.5
9) Unskilled manual worker40136.6
10) Farmer: has own farm24614.1
11) Agricultural worker34305.7
12) Member of armed forces, security personnel6551.1
13) Never had a job15952.6
14) Other (cs)2730.5
TOTAL60579100.0
295) Are you working for the government or public institution, for private business or industry, or for a private nonprofit organization? If you do not work currently, characterize your major work in the past! Do you or did you work for: (V243)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-3) Not applicable1802429.8
-2) No answer40216.6
-1) Don't know8031.3
1) Government or public institution950915.7
2) Private business or industry2255037.2
3) Private non-profit organization35385.8
4) Self-employed (cs)19333.2
TOTAL60579100.0
296) Are the tasks you perform at work mostly manual or mostly cognitive? If you do not work currently, characterize your major work in the past. Use this scale where 1 means "mostly manual tasks" and 10 means "mostly cognitive tasks": (V244)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-3) Not applicable1637627.0
-2) No answer35465.9
-1) Don't know8301.4
1) Mostly manual tasks1026016.9
2) 235065.8
3) 333845.6
4) 424144.0
5) 549298.1
6) 627474.5
7) 723934.0
8) 832805.4
9) 924584.1
10) Mostly non-manual tasks42557.0
TOTAL60579100.0
297) Are the tasks you perform at work mostly routine tasks or mostly creative tasks? If you do not work currently, characterize your major work in the past. Use this scale where 1 means "mostly routine tasks" and 10 means "mostly creative tasks": (V245)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-3) Not applicable1635627.0
-2) No answer35335.8
-1) Don't know9831.6
1) Mostly routine tasks935615.4
2) 241376.8
3) 343417.2
4) 431035.1
5) 549688.2
6) 628074.6
7) 727844.6
8) 832995.4
9) 918303.0
10) Mostly not routine tasks28814.8
TOTAL60579100.0
298) How much independence do you have in performing your tasks at work? If you do not work currently, characterize your major work in the past. Use this scale to indicate your degree of independence where 1 means "no independence at all" and 10 means "complete independence": (V246)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-3) Not applicable1633727.0
-2) No answer35475.9
-1) Don't know9151.5
1) No independence at all31575.2
2) 215192.5
3) 321653.6
4) 421233.5
5) 552438.7
6) 635245.8
7) 744247.3
8) 855139.1
9) 937696.2
10) Complete independence814213.4
TOTAL60579100.0
299) Do you or did you supervise other people at work? (V247)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2020.3
-3) Not applicable1546925.5
-2) No answer35175.8
-1) Don't know1020.2
1) Yes1350222.3
2) No2778745.9
TOTAL60579100.0
300) Are you the chief wage earner in your household?: (V248)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown2010.3
-4) Not asked12002.0
-3) Not applicable54299.0
-2) No answer15582.6
-1) Don't know1180.2
1) Yes2468140.7
2) No2739245.2
TOTAL60579100.0
301) Is the chief wage earner of your household employed now or not?: (V249)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown4720.8
-4) Not asked12002.0
-3) Not applicable1987132.8
-2) No answer43957.3
-1) Don't know7921.3
1) Yes2682544.3
2) No702411.6
TOTAL60579100.0
302) In which profession/occupation does he/she work (or did work)? If more than one job, the main job? What is/was his/her job there? (V250)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; Unknown5030.8
-4) Not asked819213.5
-3) Not applicable1562325.8
-2) No answer27654.6
-1) Don't know12162.0
1) Employer/manager of establishment with ten or more employees9481.6
2) Employer/manager of establishment with less than ten employees17993.0
3) Professional worker, lawyer, accountant, teacher, etc.38656.4
4) Supervisory– office worker: supervises others19593.2
5) Non-manual– office worker: non-supervisory30415.0
6) Foreman and supervisor9451.6
7) Skilled manual worker56229.3
8) Semi-skilled manual worker28294.7
9) Unskilled manual worker29624.9
10) Farmer: has own farm32115.3
11) Agricultural worker28554.7
12) Member of armed forces, security personnel9471.6
13) Never had a job9371.5
14) Other (cs)3600.6
TOTAL60579100.0
303) During the past year, did your family: (V251)
TOTAL%
-3) Not applicable1020.2
-2) No answer11721.9
-1) Don't know24964.1
1) Save money1527225.2
2) Just get by2764245.6
3) Spent some savings and borrowed money757312.5
4) Spent savings and borrowed money632210.4
TOTAL60579100.0
304) People sometimes describe themselves as belonging to the working class, the middle class, or the upper or lower class. Would you describe yourself as belonging to the: (V252)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked15602.6
-3) Not applicable1430.2
-2) No answer8491.4
-1) Don't know18493.1
1) Upper class8511.4
2) Upper-middle class1030317.0
3) Lower-middle class1990432.9
4) Working class1630626.9
5) Lower class881414.5
TOTAL60579100.0
305) People sometimes describe themselves as belonging to the working class, the middle class, or the upper or lower class. Would you describe yourself as belonging to the: [Country specific, using 6 categories] (V252B)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5901997.4
-2) No answer150.0
-1) Don't know200.0
1) Upper class120.0
2) Upper-middle class3180.5
3) Middle-middle class6361.0
4) Lower-middle class2810.5
5) Working class2540.4
6) Lower class240.0
TOTAL60579100.0
306) On this card is a scale of incomes on which 1 indicates the "lowest income decile" and 10 the "highest income decile" in your country. We would like to know in what group your household is. Please, specify the appropriate number, counting all wages, salaries, pensions and other incomes that come in. (V253)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked22023.6
-3) Not applicable1300.2
-2) No answer18863.1
-1) Don't know19743.3
1) Lower step53808.9
2) Second step55649.2
3) Third step697011.5
4) Fourth step753912.4
5) Fifth step1031517.0
6) Sixth step723411.9
7) Seventh step56119.3
8) Eighth step33605.5
9) Ninth step12192.0
10) Upper step11952.0
TOTAL60579100.0
307) On this card is a scale of incomes on which 1 indicates the "lowest income decile" and 10 the "highest income decile" in your country. We would like to know in what group your household is. Please, specify the appropriate number, counting all wages, salaries, pensions and other incomes that come in. (Country specific) (V253CS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6057998780.008234770
308) (Code how interested the respondent was during the interview): (V254)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked24904.1
-2) No answer5400.9
-1) Don't know10.0
1) Very interested2840746.9
2) Somewhat interested2326638.4
3) Not very interested58759.7
TOTAL60579100.0
309) (Code size of town): (V255)
TOTAL%
-5) Missing; unknown50.0
-4) Not asked1460024.1
-2) No answer16492.7
-1) Don't know23193.8
1) 2,000 and less55359.1
2) 2,000–5,00056559.3
3) 5,000-10,00040536.7
4) 10,000-20,00040166.6
5) 20,000-50,00042367.0
6) 50,000-100,00045147.5
7) 100,000-500,000683311.3
8) 500,000 and more716411.8
TOTAL60579100.0
310) Size of town (country specific) [See the ARDA summary documentation for World Values Survey for all category labels.] (V255CS)
TOTAL%
-4) Not asked5208186.3
-2) No answer10.0
1) Undocumented-1710.1
2) Undocumented-21040.2
3) Undocumented-34840.8
4) Undocumented-4530.1
5) Undocumented-5640.1
6) Undocumented-64240.7
246011) FI: Less than 5,0001120.2
246013) FI: 5,000-10,0001040.2
246014) FI: 20000-1000003140.5
246015) FI: More than 100,0002860.5
392001) JP: 12 major large cities (i.e. Tokyo, Osake, etc.)3230.5
392002) JP: 150,000 more residents cities3250.5
392003) JP: 50,000 to 150,000 residents cities2380.4
392004) JP: Up to 50,000 residents cities540.1
392005) JP: Rural districts1560.3
710001) ZA: Up to 499 (Rural)5480.9
710002) ZA: 500-7,999 (Village)660.1
710003) ZA: 8,000-39,999 (Small town)1290.2
710004) ZA: 40,000-99,9992600.4
710005) ZA: 100,000-249,999 (City)1850.3
710006) ZA: 250,000 + (Metro)18003.0
724001) ES: less than 2000 hab.940.2
724002) ES: 2-5,000880.1
724003) ES: 5-10,0001090.2
724004) ES: 10-50,0003210.5
724005) ES: 50-100,0001120.2
724006) ES: 100-250,0001900.3
724007) ES: More than 240,0001470.2
724008) ES: Madrid/Barcelona1380.2
804001) UA: Village2500.4
804002) UA: Under 50,0001790.3
804003) UA: 50,000-99,0001330.2
804004) UA: 100,000-249,000820.1
804005) UA: 250,000-499,0001180.2
804006) UA: 500,000 and more2380.4
Missing198 
TOTAL60381100.0
311) Ethnic Group (V256)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60488815.2521462
312) (Code region where the interview was conducted): (V257)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579469261.9285200
313) (Code language in which interview was conducted): (V258)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL60579205.408190
314) Weight variable (Provide a 4-digit weight. If no weighting is necessary, simply code each case as "1." It is especially important to correct for education. For example, if your sample contains 10 percent more university-educated respondents as there are in the adult population, members of this group should be downweighted by 10 percent, giving them a weight of .9, coded as "90"). (V259)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6057910
315) Weight [with split ups] (V259A)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL6057910
316) Year of survey (V260)
TOTAL%
2005) 20051311921.7
2006) 20062107634.8
2007) 20072183336.0
2008) 200845517.5
TOTAL60579100.0