Trust in Executive

Trust in executive survey items are classified into different types. This includes trust in presidents, prime ministers, cabinets, and general trust in executive questions.

Trust in President

Do you trust the president? 0 = no, 1 = somewhat, 2 = yes

How much of the time can you trust the President to do what is right? (Alternative: How much of the time do you think you can trust President [Name] to do what is right? 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). The president. 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 President. 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much confidence, 2 = quite a lot of confidence, 3 = a great deal of confidence

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

I am interested in which of the following personalities you trust and to what degree you accept their statements. The president of your country. 0 = not at all, 1 = little, 2 = to a certain point, 3 = totally

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? The President. 0 = no confidence, 1 = a little, 2 = some, 3 = a lot

How much do you trust the following people? President [Name]. 0 = not at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = to some extent, 3 = a great deal

Now I shall read a list of institutions. Please tell me how much you trust each of them: The president. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little, 2 = somewhat, 3 = very much

To what extent do you have trust in the following bodies or persons: The President. 0 = not at all, 1 = little trust, 2 = certain trust, 3 = strong trust

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?) The president. 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. I would like to know whether, generally speaking, you trust them to do what is right. Do you trust the following people? President [Name] 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, how much trust you personally trust or distrust the following institutions in [your Country]. President. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = rather distrust, 2 = rather trust, 3 = completely trust

Now I’d like to ask how much you feel you can trust some people and other things. Please could you choose the answer that best represents your opinion. The President. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = mostly distrust, 2 = neither, 3 = mostly trust, 4 = completely trust

To what extent do you trust the following institutions? The Precedency. 0 = complete distrust, 1 = some distrust, 2 = neither trust nor distrust, 3 = some trust, 4 = complete trust

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. The president. 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?) The President. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

To what extent do you trust the President? 0 = not at all, 6 = 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)). President. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

To what extent do you trust each of the following organisations that I am going to list? In your evaluation please use a 7-point scale in which 0 means no trust at all and 6 means complete trust (recoded). President. 0 = no trust, 6 = complete trust

Trust in Prime Minister

How much of the time can you trust the Prime Minister to do what is right? (Alternative: What about the following institutions? How much of the time can you trust them to do what is right? The Prime Minister) 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). The Prime Minister. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

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

I am interested in which of the following personalities you trust and to what degree you accept their statements. The Prime Minister of the country. 0 = not at all, 1 = little, 2 = to a certain point, 3 = totally

Now I’d like to ask how much you feel you can trust some people and other things. Please could you choose the answer that best represents your opinion. The Prime Minister. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = mostly distrust, 2 = neither, 3 = mostly trust, 4 = completely trust

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. The Prime Minister. 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?) The Prime Minister. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

Trust in Cabinet

I will name a number of institutions, and I would like you to tell me to what extent you trust each of them: The Cabinet. 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

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 Cabinet. 0 = no trust at all, 10 = very strong trust

Trust in Executive (Other/ General)

I am going to name some institutions in this country. As far as the people running these institutions are concerned, would you say you have a great deal of confidence, only some confidence, or hardly any confidence at all in them? Executive branch of the federal government. 0 = hardly any confidence, 1 = some confidence, 2 = a great deal of confidence

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). Key leadership figure (president/prime minister). 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

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). King. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

I am going to name a number of organizations. For each one, please tell me how much trust you have in them. Chief executive (chief executive, premier, prime minister, or president). 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = a great deal

I will read out a list of social institutions and political unions. Please assess your trust toward each of them on a 5-point scale, where 0 means fully distrust, and 4 means fully trust. Executive government (Prime Minister/President and ministers/cabinet). 0 = fully distrust, 1 = somewhat distrust, 2 = neither trust nor distrust, 3 = somewhat trust, 4 = fully trust

Using this card, please tell me on a score of 0 to 10 how much you personally trust each of the institutions I read out. 0 means you do not trust an institution at all, and 10 means you have complete trust. The executive. 0 = no trust at all, 10 = complete trust