Trust in Civil Service

There are two question series: trust in civil service and trust in civil service officials.

Trust in Civil Service

I would like to ask you a question about how much trust you have in certain institutions. For each of the following institutions, please tell me if you tend to trust it or tend not to trust it? Civil service. 0 = tend to not trust, 1 = tend to trust

How much confidence do you have in the following organisations? (Alternative: I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, could you tell me how much confidence you have in them; Please look at this card and tell me, for each item listed, how much confidence you have in them; Please indicate how much confidence you have in the following institutions). Civil service (Alternative: The public service). 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = a great deal

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. Civil service. 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = a great deal

Please look at this card and tell me how much confidence you have in each of the following groups, institutions or persons mentioned on the list. (Alternative: Please look at this card and tell me, how much trust you have in each of the following groups/institutions; How much would you say that you trust the following people or groups? Public Administration. 0 = no confidence, 1 = a little, 2 = some, 3 = a lot

I will name a list of institutions. For each, please indicate whether you tend to trust it or tend not to trust it. The civil service. 0 = distrust it greatly, 1 = tend to distrust it, 2 = tend to trust it, 3 = trust it a great deal

I would like to ask you about some officials, institutions and organizations in our country. I will read these out to you. As I read out each, please tell me how much confidence you have in each of the institutions and organizations and officials to perform their jobs. Do you have a great deal of trust, a fair amount of trust, not very much trust, or no trust at all in… (Alternative: Do you have a great deal of confidence, a fair amount of confidence, not very much confidence, or no confidence at all in…). Public administration. 0 = no trust at all, 1 = not very much trust, 2 = a fair amount of trust, 3 = a great deal of trust

How much confidence do you have in the public service? 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much confidence, 2 = quite a lot of confidence, 3 = a great deal, 4 = complete confidence

How much confidence do you have in the civil service? 0 = no confidence at all, 1 = very little confidence, 2 = some confidence, 3 = a great deal of confidence, 4 = complete confidence

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. Civil service. 0 = distrust fully, 1 = distrust a lot, 2 = distrust somewhat, 3 = trust somewhat, 4 = trust a lot, 5 = trust fully

To what extent do you trust each of the following institutions to look after your interests? Please indicate on a scale with 0 indicating no trust at all and 6 for great trust (recoded). (Alternative: To what extent do you trust each of these political institutions to look after your interests?; To what extent do you trust the following groups in society to look after your interests?) Civil service. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

Thinking of a scale where 8 means full trust and confidence, 0 means no trust and confidence at all, 4 means you have trust and confidence about half the time, and numbers in between represent varying degrees of trust and confidence. How much trust and confidence would you say you have in the public service. 0 = no trust and confidence, 4 = halfway trust and confidence, 8 = full trust and confidence

On a scale of 0 to 10 where 0 means no confidence and 10 means a great deal of confidence, what do you think of the following? Civil service. 0 = no confidence, 10 = a very great deal

I will now read out the names of different institutions such as the police, government, civil service, etc. Please tell me how strongly you personally trust each of these institutions. The civil service. 0 = no trust at all, 10 = very strong trust

Trust in Civil Servants

How much would you trust the following groups to deal honestly with people like you? Public officials. 0 = distrust a lot, 1 = distrust, 2 = neither trust nor distrust, 3 = trust, 4 = trust a lot

There are various public institutions in [Country] such as legislative and executive bodies, courts, and police. Please indicate your trust in them on this scale, where 0 denotes minimum distrust and 6 indicates maximum trust (recoded). (Alternative: To what extent do you trust different institutions in our society? Please show me on this 7-point scale, where 0 represents no trust and 6 great trust (recoded)). Civil servants (Alternative: Public officials). 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

Thinking of a scale where 8 means full trust and confidence, 0 means no trust and confidence at all, 4 means you have trust and confidence about half the time, and numbers in between represent varying degrees of trust and confidence. How much trust and confidence would you say you have in public servants? 0 = no trust and confidence, 4 = halfway trust and confidence, 8 = full trust and confidence