Trust in Electoral Management Body

Survey Items

What about the following institutions? How much of the time can you trust them to do what is right? [National Electoral Commission]. 0 = (almost) never, 1 = only some of the time, 2 = most of the time, 3 = just about always

How much do you trust each of the following, or haven’t you heard enough about them to say? (Alternative: How much do you trust each of the following? Not at all, just a little bit, somewhat, a lot). National electoral commission. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

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). The electoral commission. 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. The election commission [specify institution by name]. 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = a great deal

I will name a number of institutions, and I would like you to tell me to what extent you trust each of them: [National Election Commission]. 0 = absolutely do not trust it, 1 = I trust it to a limited extent, 2 = I trust it to a medium extent, 3 = I trust it to a great extent

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? Electoral Institution. 0 = no confidence, 1 = a little, 2 = some, 3 = a lot

How much do you trust the following institutions? (Alternative: How much do you trust the following social institutions? How much do you trust the following non-governmental institutions? How much do you trust the following?) Electoral commission. 0 = I do not trust them at all, 1 = I distrust them somewhat, 2 = I trust them somewhat, 3 = I trust them a lot

I am now going to read you a list of people and organizations. How much do you trust each of them to do what is right? The Electoral Commission. 0 = I do not trust them at all, 1 = I distrust them somewhat, 2 = I trust them somewhat, 3 = I trust them a lot

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…). Independent Election Commission. 0 = no trust at all, 1 = not very much trust, 2 = a fair amount of trust, 3 = a great deal of trust

Indicate the extent to which you trust or distrust the following institutions in [Country] at present. [National Electoral Commission]. 0 = strongly distrust, 1 = distrust, 2 = neither trust nor distrust, 3 = trust, 4 = strongly trust

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. The electoral commission. 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?) [National Electoral Court]. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

To what extent do you trust the [National Electoral Body]? 0 = not at all, 6 = a lot

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? [National Electoral Commission]. 0 = no confidence, 10 = a very great deal