List of variables

Here is a list of the variables in the Country Level version of the World Value Survey. Beneath each variable (code and name) is the exact survey question as well as how the responses were coded.

The values in the Country Level data set represents the average individual response for each question.

S002

Year

S003

Country

S003A

Country/Region

S013

Resp interested during interview

How interested did the respondent seem?

1=Very Interested, 2=Somewhat interested, 3=Not very interested, 4=not interested at all.

S013B

Interview privacy

Were there other people in the room?

1=yes,2=no

S020

Year survey

A001

Family important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Friends, would you say it is

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A002

Friends important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Family, would you say it is...

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A003

Leisure time important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Leisure time, would you say it is...

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A004

Politics important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Politics, would you say it is

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A005

Work important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Work, would you say it is

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A006

Religion important

For each of the following, indicate how important it is in your life. Religion, would you say it is

1=very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important.

A008

Happiness

Taking all things together, would you say you are:

1=Very happy, 2=quite happy, 3=not very happy, 4=Not at all happy

A009

Health

All in all, how would you describe your state of health these days? Would you say it is:

1=very good, 2=good, 3=fair, 4=poor, 5=very poor

A029

Important child qualities: independence

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? "Independence"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A030

Important child qualities: hard work

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? "hard work"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A032

Important child qualities: feeling of responsibility

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? "responsibility"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A034

Important child qualities: imagination

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? "imagination"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A035

Important child qualities: tolerance and respect for other people

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? "tolerance and respect for other people"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A038

Important child qualities: thrift saving money and things

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? "thrift saving money and things"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A039

Important child qualities: determination

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? "determination"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A040

Important child qualities: religious faith

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? "religious faith"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A041

Important child qualities: unselfishness

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? "unselfishness"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A042

Important child qualities: obedience

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? "obedience"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A043B

Important child qualities: Self-expression

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? "self expression"

0=not mentioned, 1=important

A098

Active/Inactive membership of church or religious organization

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold 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"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A099

Active/Inactive membership of sport or recreation

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Sport or recreational organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A100

Active/inactive membership of art, music, educational.

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold 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 organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A101

Active/Inactive membership of labour unions

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Labour unions"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A102

Active/Inactive membership of political party

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Political party"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A103

Active/Inactive membership of environmental organization

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Environmental organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A104

Active/Inactive membership of professional

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Professional organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A105

Acive/Inactive membership of charitable/humanitarian organisation

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Charitable/humanitarian organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A106

Active/Inactive membership of any other organization

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Any other organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A106B

Active/Inactive membership: consumer organization

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold you tell me whether you are an active member, an inactive member or not a member of that type of organization? "Consumer organisation"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A106C

Active/Inactive membership: Self-help group, mutual aid group

Now I am going to read off a list of voluntary organizations. For each organization, cold 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"

0=Not a member, 1=Inactive member, 3=Active member

A124_02

Neighbours: People of a different race

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "People of different race"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_03

Neighbours: Heavy drinkers

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "Heavy drinkers"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_06

Neighbours: Immigrants/foreign workers

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"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_07

Neighbours: People who have AIDS

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"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_08

Neighbours: Drug addicts

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "Drug addicts"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_09

Neighbours: Homosexuals

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "Homosexuals"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_12

Neighbours: People of a different religion

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "People of different religion"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_42

Neighbours: Unmarried couples living together

On this list are various groups of people. Could you please mention any that you would not like to have as neighbors? "Unmarried people living together"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A124_43

Neighbours: People who speak a different language

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"

0=Not mentioned, 1=mentioned

A165

Most people can be trusted

Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted or taht you need to be very areful in dealing with people?

1=most people can be trusted, 2=One should be very careful when dealing with people

A168A

Do you think most people try to take advantage of you (10 point scale)

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 you response on this card, where 1 means that "people would try to take advantage of you", and 10 means that "people wold try to be fair"

A170

Satisfaction with your life

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days? Using this card on which 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?

1=Completely dissatisfied, 10=completely satisfied

A173

How much freedom of choice and control

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.

1=No choice at all, 10=A great deal of choice

A189

Schwartz: It is important to this person to think up new ideas and be creative

Now I will briefly discribe 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."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A190

Schwartz: It is important to this person to be rich

Now I will briefly discribe 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."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A191

Schwartz: It is important to this person living in secure surroundings

Now I will briefly discribe 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 perosn; to avoid anything that might be dangerous."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A192

Schwartz: It is important to this person to have a good time

Now I will briefly discribe 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."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A193

Schwartz: It is important to this person to help the people nearby

Now I will briefly discribe 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 help people living nearby; to are for their needs"

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A194

Schwartz: It is important to this person being very successful

Now I will briefly discribe 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."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A195

Schwartz: It is important to this person adventure and taking risks

Now I will briefly discribe 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?

"Adventur and taking risks are important to this perosn; to have an exciting life."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A196

Schwartz: It is important to this person to always behave properly

Now I will briefly discribe 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 peopple would say is wrong."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A197

Schwartz: It is important to this person looking after the environment

Now I will briefly discribe 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 for this person; to care for nature and save life resources"

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A198

Schwartz: It is important to this person tradition

Now I will briefly discribe 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 for this peroson; to follow the customs handed down by one's religion or family"

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A199

Schwartz: It is important to this person to do something for the good of society

Now I will briefly discribe 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."

1=Very much like me, 2= like me, 3=somewhat like me, 4=A little like me, 5= Not like me, 6= Not at all like me

A200

Social position: People in their 20s

I'm interseted in how you think most people in this country view the position in society of people in their 20s, people in their 40s and people over 70. Using this card, please tell me where most people would place the social position of...

people in their 20's?

1=Extremely low position in society, 10=Extremely high position in society

A201

Social position: People in their 40s

I'm interseted in how you think most people in this country view the position in society of people in their 20s, people in their 40s and people over 70. Using this card, please tell me where most people would place the social position of...

people in their 40's?

1=Extremely low position in society, 10=Extremely high position in society

A202

Social position: People in their 70s

I'm interseted in how you think most people in this country view the position in society of people in their 20s, people in their 40s and people over 70. Using this card, please tell me where most people would place the social position of...

people in their 70's?

1=Extremely low position in society, 10=Extremely high position in society

A203

Is a 30-year old boss acceptable

Please tell me how acceptable or unacceptable you think most people in [country] would find it if a suitably qualified 30 year old was appointed as their boss?

1=Completely unacceptable, 10=Completely acceptable

A204

People over 70: are seen as friendly

Now think about those aged over 70. Using the same card please tell me how likely it is that most people in [country] view those over 70...

...as friendly?

1=Not at all likely to be seen like this, 4=Very likely to be seen like this.

A205

People over 70: are seen as competent

Now think about those aged over 70. Using the same card please tell me how likely it is that most people in [country] view those over 70...

...as competent?

1=Not at all likely to be seen like this, 4=Very likely to be seen like this.

A206

People over 70: viewed with respect

Now think about those aged over 70. Using the same card please tell me how likely it is that most people in [country] view those over 70...

...with respect?

1=Not at all likely to be seen like this, 4=Very likely to be seen like this.

A207

Is a 70-year old boss acceptable

Please tell me how acceptable or unacceptable you think most people in [country] would find it if a suitably qualified 70 year old was appointed as their boss?

1=Completely unacceptable, 10=Completely acceptable

A208

Older people are not respected much these days

Now could you tell me whether you agree, agree strongly, disagree or disagree strongly with each of the following statements? Older people are not respected much these days.

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

A209

Older people get more than their fair share from the government

Now could you tell me whether you agree, agree strongly, disagree or disagree strongly with each of the following statements?


Older people get more than their fair share from the government

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

A210

Older people are a burden on society

Now could you tell me whether you agree, agree strongly, disagree or disagree strongly with each of the following statements?


Older people are a burden on society.

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

A211

Companies that employ young people perform better than those that employ people of different ages

Now could you tell me whether you agree, agree strongly, disagree or disagree strongly with each of the following statements?


Companies that employ young people perform better than those that employ people of different ages.

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

A212

Old people have too much political influence

Now could you tell me whether you agree, agree strongly, disagree or disagree strongly with each of the following statements?


Old people have too much political influence.

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

B008

Protecting environment vs. Economic growth

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, 2=Economic growth and creating jobs should be the top priority even if the environment suffers to some extent.

B030

Past two years: given money to ecological organization

During the past two years have you… Given money to an ecological organization?

1=yes, 2=no.

B031

Past two years: participated in demonstration for environment

During the past two years have you…Participated in a demonstration for some environmental cause?

1=yes, 2=no.

C006

Satisfaction with financial situation of household

How satisfied are you with the financial situation of your household?

1=completely dissatisfied, 10=completely satisfied

D001_B

How much you trust: Your family (B)

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

1=Trust completely,2=somewhat trust, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all.

D054

One of main goals in life has been to make my parents proud

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?:


"One of my main goals in life has been to make my parents proud"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D057

Being a housewife just as fulfilling

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"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D059

Men make better political leaders than women do

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"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D060

University is more important for a boy than for a girl

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?:


"A university education is more important for a boy than for a girl"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D061

Pre-school child suffers with working mother

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?:


"When a mother works for pay, the children suffer"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D063_B

Job best way for women to be independent (b)

Do you agree, disagree or neither agree nor disagree with the following statements?:


"Having a job is the best way for a woman to be an independent person."

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D066_B

Problem if women have more income than husband (B)

Do you agree, disagree or neither agree nor disagree with the following statements?:


"If a woman earns more money than her husband, it's almost certain to cause problems"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

D078

Men make better business executives than women do

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 business executives than women do"

1=Agree strongly, 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree.

E012

Willingness to fight for country

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?

0=no, 1 yes

E015

Future changes: Less importance placed on work

I'm giong 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 wre to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind?

1=Good thing, 2=Dont mind, 3=Bad thing

E016

Future changes: More emphasis on technology

I'm giong 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 wre to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind?

1=Good thing, 2=Dont mind, 3=Bad thing

E018

Future changes: Greater respect for authority

I'm giong 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 wre to happen, whether you think it would be a good thing, a bad thing, or don't you mind?

1=Good thing, 2=Dont mind, 3=Bad thing

E023

Interest in politics

How interested would yo usay you are in politics?

1=Very interested, 2=Somewhat interested, 3=Not very interested,4=Not at all interested.

E025

Political action: signing a petition

Now I would 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"

1=Have done, 2=Might do, 3=Would never do.

E026

Political action: joining in boycotts

Now I would 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"

1=Have done, 2=Might do, 3=Would never do.

E027

Political action: attending lawful/peaceful demonstrations

Now I would 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 lawful/peaceful demonstrations"

1=Have done, 2=Might do, 3=Would never do.

E028

Political action: joining unofficial strikes

Now I would 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 unofficial strikes"

1=Have done, 2=Might do, 3=Would never do.

E033

Self positioning in political scale

In political matters, people talk of "the left" and "the right". How would you place your views on this scale, generally speaking?

1=left,10=Right.

E035

Income equality

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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 shold be made more equal" vs. "We need larger income differences as incentives for individual effort"

1=Incomes should be made more equal, 10=We need larger income differences as incentives for individual effort

E036

Private vs state ownership of business

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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 and insutry should be increased".

1=Private ownership shold be increased, 2=Government ownership and control should be increased

E037

Government responsibility

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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. "Government should take more responsibility to ensure that everyone is provided for" vs. "People should take more responsibility to provide for themselves"

1=Government should take more responsibility, 10=People should take more responsibility to provide for themselves.

E039

Competition good or harmful

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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. "Competion is good. It stimulates people to work hard and develop new ideas." vs. "Competition is harmful. It brings out the worst in people."

1= "Competion is good. It stimulates people to work hard and develop new ideas.", 10= "Competition is harmful. It brings out the worst in people."

E040

Hard work brings success

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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 doesnt generally bring success --it's more a matter of luck and connections"

1="In the long run, hard work usually brings a better life", 10="Hard work doesnt generally bring success --it's more a matter of luck and connections"

E041

Wealth accumulation

Now I'd like you to tell me your views on various issues. How would you place your vies 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 othes" vs. "Wealth can grow so there's enough for everyone"

1="People can only get rich at the expense of othes", 10= "Wealth can grow so there's enough for everyone"

E069_01

Confidence: Churches

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_02

Confidence: Armed Forces

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_04

Confidence: The Press

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_05

Confidence: Labour Unions

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_06

Confidence: The Police

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_07

Confidence: Parliament

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_08

Confidence: The Civil Services

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_10

Confidence: Television

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_11

Confidence: The Government

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_12

Confidence: The Political Parties

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_13

Confidence: Major Companies

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_14

Confidence: The Environmental Protection Movement

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_15

Confidence: The Women´s Movement

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_17

Confidence: Justice System/Courts

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_20

Confidence: The United Nations

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_40

Confidence: Charitable or humanitarian organizations

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_41

Confidence: Banks

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E069_54

Confidence: Universities

I am going to name a number of organizations. Fo reach one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them: is it a great deal of confidence, quite a lot of confidence or none at all?

1=A great deal of, 2=Quite a lot,3=Not very much, 4= None at all.

E114

Political system: Having a strong leader

I am going to describe various types of political systemas and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say itis 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."

1=Very good, 2=Fairly good, 3=Bad, 4=Very bad.

E115

Political system: Having experts make decisions

I am going to describe various types of political systemas and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say itis a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? "Having experts, not government, make decisions acording to what they think is best for the country."

1=Very good, 2=Fairly good, 3=Bad, 4=Very bad.

E116

Political system: Having the army rule

I am going to describe various types of political systemas and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say itis a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? "Having the army rule."

1=Very good, 2=Fairly good, 3=Bad, 4=Very bad.

E117

Political system: Having a democratic political system

I am going to describe various types of political systemas and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say itis a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country? "Having a democratic political system."

1=Very good, 2=Fairly good, 3=Bad, 4=Very bad.

E124

Respect for individual human rights nowadays

How much respect is there for individual human rights nowadays in this country? Do you feel there is:

1=A great deal of respect for individual human rights, 2=Fairly much respect, 3=Not much respect, 4=No respect at all.

E217

Science and technology are making our lives healthier, easier, and more comfortable

Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of tese 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."

1=Completely disagree, 10=Completely agree.

E218

Because of science and technology, there will be more opportunities for the next generation

Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of tese 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."

1=Completely disagree, 10=Completely agree.

E220

We depend too much on science and not enough on faith

Now, I would like to read some statements and ask how much you agree or disagree with each of tese 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"

1=Completely disagree, 10=Completely agree.

E222

Political action: Other

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:


"Any other act of protest"

1=Have done, 2=Might do, 3=Would never do

E224

Democracy: Governments tax the rich and subsidize the poor.

Many things are 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

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E225

Democracy: Religious authorities interpret the laws.

Many things are 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 ultimately interpret the laws

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E226

Democracy: People choose their leaders in free elections.

Many things are 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

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E227

Democracy: People receive state aid for unemployment.

Many things are 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

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E228

Democracy: The army takes over when government is incompetent.

Many things are 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

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E229

Democracy: Civil rights protect people’s liberty against oppression.

Many things are 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 from state oppression

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E233

Democracy: Women have the same rights as men.

Many things are 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

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E233A

Democracy: The state makes people's incomes equal

Many things are 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 state makes people’s incomes equal

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E233B

Democracy: People obey their rulers

Many things are 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 obey their rulers

1=Not an essential characteristic of democracy,10= An essential characteristic of democracy.

E234

The world is better off, or worse off, because of science and technology

All things considered, would you say that the world is better off, or worse off, because of science and technology?. Please tell me 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”.

1=A lot worse off,10= A lot better off

E235

Importance of democracy

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?

1=Not at all important, 10=Absolutely important

E236

Democraticness in own country

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?

1=Not at all democratic,10=Completely democratic

E248B

Information source: Daily newspaper (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Daily newspaper

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E250B

Information source: Printed magazines (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Printed magazines

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E254B

Information source: Talk with friends or colleagues (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Talk with friends or colleagues

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E255

How often use of PC

How often, if ever, do you use a personal computer?

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E258B

Information source: TV news (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


TV news

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E259B

Information source: Radio news (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Radio news

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E260B

Information source: Mobile phone (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Mobile phone

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E261B

Information source: Email

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Email

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E262B

Information source: Internet (B)

People learn what is going on in this country and the world from various sources. For each of the following sources, please indicate whether you use it to obtain information daily, weekly, monthly, less than monthly or never:


Internet

1=Daily, 2=Weekly, 3=Monthly, 4=Less than monthly,5=Never

E263

Vote in elections: local level

When elections take place, do you vote always, usually or never?


Local level

1=Always, 2=Usually, 3=Never

E264

Vote in elections: National level

When elections take place, do you vote always, usually or never?:


National level

1=Always, 2=Usually, 3=Never

E265_01

How often in country's elections: Votes are counted fairly

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Votes are counted fairly

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_02

How often in country's elections: Opposition candidates are prevented from running

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Opposition candidates are prevented from running

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_03

How often in country's elections: TV news favors the governing party

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


TV news favors the governing party


1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_04

How often in country's elections: Voters are bribed

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Voters are bribed

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_05

How often in country's elections: Journalists provide fair coverage of elections

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Journalists provide fair coverage of elections

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_06

How often in country's elections: Election officials are fair

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Election officials are fair

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_07

How often in country's elections: Rich people buy elections

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Rich people buy elections

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_08

How often in country's elections: Voters are threatened with violence at the polls

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Voters are threatened with violence at the polls

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E265_09

How often in country's elections: Voters are offered a genuine choice in the elections

In your view, how often do the following things occur in this country’s elections?


Voters are offered a genuine choice in the elections

1=Very often, 2=Fairly often, 3=Not often, 4=Not at all often.

E266

Some people think that having honest elections makes a lot of difference in their lives; other people think that it doesn’t matter much

Do you think that honest elections play an important role in deciding whether you and your family are able to make a good living?. How important would you say this is—very important, fairly important, not very important or not at all important?

1=Very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important

E267

Importance of having honest elections in whether or not this country develops economically

Do you think that honest elections are an important factor in whether or not this country develops economically?. How important would you say this is—very important, fairly important, not very important or not at all important?

1=Very important, 2=Rather important, 3=Not very important, 4=Not at all important

F001

Thinking about meaning and purpose of life

Now let’s turn to another topic. How often, if at all, do you think about the meaning and purpose of life?

1=Often, 2=Sometimes, 3=Rarely, 4=Never

F028

How often do you attend religious services

Apart from weddings and funerals, about how often do you attend religious services these days?

1= More than once a week, 2=Once a week, 3=Once a month, 4=Only on special holy days, 5=Once a year, 6= Less often, 7= Never, practically never

F028B

How often to you pray

Apart from weddings and funerals, about how often do you pray?

1=Several times a day,2=Once a day, 3=Several times each week, 4=Only when attending religious services , 5=Only on special holy days, 6=Once a year, 7= Less often than once a year, 8=Never, practically never

F034

Religious person

Independently of whether you attend religious services or not, would you say you are:

1=A religious person, 2= Not a religious person, 3=An atheist

F050

Believe in: God

Do you believe in God?

1=Yes, 0=No

F053

Believe in: hell

Do you believe in hell?

1=Yes, 0=No

F063

How important is God in your life

How important is God in your life?. Please use this scale to indicate. 10 means “very important” and 1 means “not at all important.”:

1=Not at all important, 10=Very important

F114

Justifiable: claiming government benefits

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Claiming government benefits to which you are not entitled

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F114_01

Justifiable: Stealing property

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Stealing property

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F114_02

Justifiable: Parents beating children

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Parents beating children

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F114_03

Justifiable: Violence against other people

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Violence against other people

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F115

Justifiable: avoiding a fare on public transport

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Avoiding a fare on public transport

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F116

Justifiable: cheating on taxes

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Cheating on taxes if you have a chance

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F117

Justifiable: someone accepting a bribe

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Someone accepting a bribe in the course of their duties

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F118

Justifiable: homosexuality

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Homosexuality

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F119

Justifiable: prostitution

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Prostitution

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F120

Justifiable: abortion

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Abortion

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F121

Justifiable: divorce

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Divorce

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F122

Justifiable: euthanasia

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Euthanasia

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F123

Justifiable: suicide

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Suicide

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F135A

Justifiable: Sex before marriage

Please tell me for each of the following actions whether you think it can always be justified, never be justified, or something in between:


Sex before marriage

1=Never justifiable, 10=Always justifiable

F199

Fate versus control

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.” (Code one number):

1=Everything is determined by fate, 10=People shape their fate themselves

F200

Meaning of religion: To follow religious norms and ceremonies vs To do good to other people

With which one of the following statements do you agree most?

The basic meaning of religion is:

"To follow religious norms and ceremonies" or "To do good to other people"

1=Follow religious norms and ceremonies , 2=Do good to other people

F201

Meaning of religion: To make sense of life after death vs To make sense of life in this world

And with which of the following statements do you agree most?

The basic meaning of religion is:

"To make sense of life after death" or

"To make sense of life in this world"

1=Make sense of life after death, 2=Make sense of life in this world

F202

Whenever science and religion conflict, religion is always right

Please tell us if you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with the following statements:


"Whenever science and religion conflict, religion is always right"

F203

The only acceptable religion is my religion

Please tell us if you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with the following statements:


"The only acceptable religion is my religion"

F204

All religions should be taught in public schools

Please tell us if you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with the following statements:


All religions should be taught in our public schools

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

F205

All religions should be taught in public schools

Please tell us if you strongly agree, agree, disagree, or strongly disagree with the following statements:


People who belong to different religions are probably just as moral as those who belong to mine

1=Strongly agree, 2=agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

G006

How proud of nationality

How proud are you to be [Nationality]*?:


* [Substitute your own nationality]

1=Very proud, 2=Quite proud, 3= Not very proud,4 Not at all proud

G007_18_B

Trust: Your neighborhood (B)

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

1=Trust completely, 2=Trust somewhat, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all

G007_33_B

Trust: People you know personally (B)

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

1=Trust completely, 2=Trust somewhat, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all

G007_34_B

Trust: People you meet for the first time (B)

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

1=Trust completely, 2=Trust somewhat, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all

G007_35_B

Trust: People of another religion (B)

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

1=Trust completely, 2=Trust somewhat, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all

G007_36_B

Trust: People of another nationality (B)

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

1=Trust completely, 2=Trust somewhat, 3=Do not trust very much, 4=Do not trust at all

G019

I see myself as a world citizen

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

1=Strongly agree , 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

G020

I see myself as member of my local community

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

1=Strongly agree , 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

G021

I see myself as citizen of the [country] nation

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 country’s nationality for “French”]

1=Strongly agree , 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

G023

I see myself as an autonomous individual

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

1=Strongly agree , 2=Agree, 3=Disagree, 4=Strongly disagree

G026

Mother immigrant

Are your mother and father immigrants to this country or not?:


Mother

0=Immigrant, 1=Not an immigrant

G027

Father immigrant

Are your mother and father immigrants to this country or not?:


Father

0=Immigrant, 1=Not an immigrant

G027A

Respondent immigrant

Were you born in this country or are you an immigrant?

1=Not an immigrant, 2=Immigrant

G027B

Respondent citizen

Are you a citizen of this country?

0= Not, I am not a citizen of this country, 1=Yes, I am a citizen of this country

H001

Secure in neighborhood

Could you tell me how secure do you feel these days in your neighborhood?

1=Very secure, 2=Quite secure, 3=Not very secure, 4=Not at all secure

H002_01

Frequency in your neighborhood: Robberies

How frequently do the following things occur in your neighborhood?


Robberies

1=Very Frequently, 2=Quite frequently, 3=Not frequently, 4=Not at all frequently

H002_02

Frequency in your neighborhood: Alcohol consumed in the streets

How frequently do the following things occur in your neighborhood?


Alcohol consumption in the streets

1=Very Frequently, 2=Quite frequently, 3=Not frequently, 4=Not at all frequently

H002_03

Frequency in your neighborhood: Police or military interfere with people’s private life

How frequently do the following things occur in your neighborhood?


Police or military interfere with people’s private life

1=Very Frequently, 2=Quite frequently, 3=Not frequently, 4=Not at all frequently

H002_04

Frequency in your neighborhood: Racist behavior

How frequently do the following things occur in your neighborhood?


Racist behavior

1=Very Frequently, 2=Quite frequently, 3=Not frequently, 4=Not at all frequently

H002_05

Frequency in your neighborhood: Drug sale in streets

How frequently do the following things occur in your neighborhood?


Drug sale in streets

1=Very Frequently, 2=Quite frequently, 3=Not frequently, 4=Not at all frequently

H003_01

Things done for reasons of security: Didn’t carry much money

Which of the following things have you done for reasons of security?


Didn’t carry much money

Yes=1, No=0

H003_02

Things done for reasons of security: Preferred not to go out at night

Which of the following things have you done for reasons of security?


Preferred not to go out at night

Yes=1, No=0

H003_03

Things done for reasons of security: Carried a knife, gun or other weapon

Which of the following things have you done for reasons of security?


Carried a knife, gun or other weapon

Yes=1, No=0

H004

Respondent was victim of a crime during the past year

Have you been the victim of a crime during the past year?

Yes=1, No=0

H005

Respondent's family was victim of a crime during last year

And what about your immediate family--has someone in your family been the victim of a crime during the last year?

Yes=1, No=0

H006_01

Worries: Losing my job or not finding a job

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


Losing my job or not finding a job

1=Very much, 2=A great deal, 3=Not much, 4=Not at all

H006_02

Worries: Not being able to give one's children a good education

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


Not being able to give my children a good education

1=Very much, 2=A great deal, 3=Not much, 4=Not at all

H006_03

Worries: A war involving my country

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


A war involving my country

H006_04

Worries: A terrorist attack

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


A terrorist attack

1=Very much, 2=A great deal, 3=Not much, 4=Not at all

H006_05

Worries: A civil war

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


A civil war

1=Very much, 2=A great deal, 3=Not much, 4=Not at all

H006_06

Worries: Government wire-tapping or reading my mail or email

To what degree are you worried about the following situations?


Government wire-tapping or reading my mail or email

1=Very much, 2=A great deal, 3=Not much, 4=Not at all

H007

Under some conditions, war is necessary to obtain justice

Do you agree or disagree with the following statement:


“Under some conditions, war is necessary to obtain justice”

Agree=1, Disagree=0

H008_01

Frequency you/family (last 12 month): Gone without enough food to eat

In the last 12 month, how often have you or your family:


Gone without enough food to eat

1=Often, 2=Sometimes, 3=Rarely, 4=Never

H008_02

Frequency you/family (last 12 month): Felt unsafe from crime in your own home

In the last 12 month, how often have you or your family:


Felt unsafe from crime in your home

1=Often, 2=Sometimes, 3=Rarely, 4=Never

H008_03

Frequency you/family (last 12 month): Gone without needed medicine or treatment that you needed

In the last 12 month, how often have you or your family:


Gone without medicine or medical treatment that you needed

1=Often, 2=Sometimes, 3=Rarely, 4=Never

H008_04

Frequency you/family (last 12 month): Gone without a cash income

In the last 12 month, how often have you or your family:


Gone without a cash income

1=Often, 2=Sometimes, 3=Rarely, 4=Never

I001

'One of the bad effects of science is that it breaks down people’s ideas of right and wrong

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”:


One of the bad effects of science is that it breaks down people’s ideas of right and wrong

1=Completely disagree, 2=Completely gree

I002

'It is not important for me to know about science in my daily life

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”:


1=Completely disagree, 2=Completely gree

X001

Sex

Respondent's gender by observation

1=Male, 2=Female

X002

Year of birth

Can you tell me your year of birth, please?

X003

Age

Age. This means you are ____ years old.

X003R

Age recoded

X003R2

Age recoded (3 intervals)

X007

Marital status

Are you currently:

1=Married, 2=Living together as married, 3=Divorced, 4=Separated, 5=Widowed, 6= Single

X011

How many children do you have

Have you had any children?

0=No children, 1=1 child, 2= children... 8 or more children.

X023

What age did you complete your education

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.

X023R

What age did you complete your education (recoded in intervals)

X025

Highest educational level attained

What is the highest educational level that you have attained?

X025LIT

Was the respondent literate

Was the respondent literate or illiterate?

1=Literate, 2=Illiterate

X025R

Education level (recoded)

X026

Do you live with your parents

Do you live with your parents?

1=Yes, 2=0

X028

Employment status

Are you employed now or not?. If yes, about how many hours a week?. If more than one job: only for the main job

1=Full time, 2=Part time , 3= Self employed, 4=Retired, 5=Housewife, 6=Students, 7=Unemployed

X031

Are you supervising someone

Do you or did you supervise other people at work?

1=Yes, 2=No

X040

Are you the chief wage earner in your house

Are you the chief wage earner in your household?

1=Yes, 0=No

X041

Is the chief wage earner employed now

Are you the chief wage earner in your household?

Yes=1, 0=No

X044

Family savings during past year

During the past year, did your family save money, Just get by, Spent some savings or Spent savings and borrowed money

1=Save money, 2=Just get by, 3=Spent some savings and borrowed money, 4=Spent savings and borrowed money

X045

Social class (subjective)

"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:

"

1=Upper class, 2=Upper middle class, 3=Lower middle class, 4=Working class, 5=Lower class

X047

Scale of incomes

On this card is an income scale on which 1 indicates the lowest income group and 10 the highest income group 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.

1=Lower step, 2=Second step,.... 10=Tenth step

X049

Size of town

Size of town

1=Under 2,000, 2=2,000-5,000, 3=5,000-10,000,4=10,000-20,000, 5=20,000-50,000, 6=50,000-100,000, 7=100,000-500,000, 8=500,000 and more

X053

Nature of tasks: manual vs. Cognitive

Are the tasks you do at work mostly manual or mostly intellectual?. 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 intellectual tasks”

1=Mostly manual tasks, 10=Mostly non-manual tasks

X054

Nature of tasks: routine vs. Creative

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”

1=Mostly routine tasks, 10=Mostly not routine tasks

X055

Nature of tasks: independence

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”

Y001

Post-Materialist index 12-item

0=Materialist, 5=Post materialist

Y002

Post-Materialist index 4-item

0=Materialist, 1=Mixed, 2=Postmaterialist.

Y003

Autonomy Index

Y010

SACSECVAL - WELZEL OVERALL SECULAR VALUES

Y011

DEFIANCE - Welsel defiance sub-index

Y012

DISBELIEF - Welzel disbelief sub-index

Y013

RELATIVISM -Welzel relativism

Y014

SCEPTICISM - Welsel scepticism index

Y020

RESEMAVAL - Welzel emancipative values

Y021

AUTONOMY - Wezel Autonomy subindex

Y022

EQUALITY - Welzel equality sub-index

Y023

CHOICE - Welzel choice sub-index

Y024

VOICE - Welzel voice sub-index

TRADRAT5

REGR factor score 1 for analysis 1

survself

REGR factor score 2 for analysis 1

GDP per capita nominal

GDP 2012 IMF (nominal US$)

GDP per capita ppp