Trust in Parliament

General Trust in Parliament

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? The [Nationality] Parliament. 0 = tend to not trust, 1 = tend to trust

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

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? Parliament (Alternative: Name of national parliament]. 0 = hardly any confidence, 1 = some confidence, 2 = a great deal of confidence

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

Generally speaking, to what extent do you trust or distrust the following institutions in our country? [Parliament] of [Country]. 0 = not trust at all, 1 = rather not trust, 2 = rather trust, 3 = fully trust

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 Parliament. 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). [Federal/National] parliament. 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. Parliament. 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: The parliament. 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 indicate to what extent you trust the following institutions to operate in the best interests of society. If you don’t know what to reply or have no particular opinion, please say so. Parliament. 0 = don’t trust at all, 1 = don’t really trust, 2 = trust to a degree, 3 = trust a lot

I’m going to read out a list of [National] institutions and organisations. For each one please tell me how much confidence or trust you have in them in [Country]. (Alternative: I would now like to read you a list of [National] institutions and organisations. For each one please tell me how much confidence or trust you have in them in [Country]). [National/Federal] Parliament. 0 = no trust, 1 = a little trust, 2 = some trust, 3 = a lot of trust

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? National congress/parliament. 0 = no confidence, 1 = a little, 2 = some, 3 = a lot

I am going to name some institutions in our country. Please tell me how much, if at all, you trust each one. Parliament – do you trust it a lot, somewhat, not too much, or not at all? 0 = not at all, 1 = not too much, 2 = somewhat, 3 = a lot

In order to get ahead, people need to have confidence and to feel that they can trust themselves and others. to what degree do you feel you trust the following totally, to a certain point, a little or not at all? Parliament. 0 = not at all, 1 = little, 2 = to a certain point, 3 = totally

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

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

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?) Parliament. 0 = I do not trust them at all, 1 = I distrust them somewhat, 2 = I trust them somewhat, 3 = I trust them a lot

What about the following institutions? How much of the time can you trust them to do what is right? Parliament (Alternative: Congress). 0 = very little, 1 = some, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = 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…). Parliament. 0 = no trust at all, 1 = not very much trust, 2 = a fair amount of trust, 3 = a great deal of trust

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. Parliament. 0 = fully distrust, 1 = somewhat distrust, 2 = neither trust nor distrust, 3 = somewhat trust, 4 = fully trust

How much confidence do you have in the [national/federal] parliament? 0 = no confidence at all, 1 = very little confidence, 2 = some confidence, 3 = a great deal of confidence, 4 = complete confidence

How much confidence do you have in parliament? 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 ask you how much trust you have in various people and institutions in [Country]. In each case please choose a phrase from the card. First of all, what about Parliament at [Capital]? How much do you trust it? 0 = not at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = some, 3 = quite a lot, 4 = a great deal

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. Parliament. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = mostly distrust, 2 = neither, 3 = mostly trust, 4 = 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. New parliament. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = mostly distrust, 2 = neither, 3 = mostly trust, 4 = 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. Old parliament. 0 = completely distrust, 1 = mostly distrust, 2 = neither, 3 = mostly trust, 4 = completely trust

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

To what extent do you trust the following institutions? Parliament/Assembly. 0 = very untrustworthy, 1 = untrustworthy, 2 = neutral, 3 = trustworthy, 4 = very trustworthy

To what extent do you trust the following institutions? The Parliament. 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. Parliament. 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?) Parliament. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

To what extent do you trust the National Assembly? 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)). Parliament. 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 parliament. 0 = no trust and confidence, 4 = halfway trust and confidence, 8 = full trust and confidence

Please tell me how much you personally trust each of the following institutions using a scale from 0 to 9, where 0 means you do not trust the institution at all and 9 means you trust it completely. Parliament. 0 = do not trust at all, 9 = trust completely

How much trust and confidence would you say you have in Parliament? 0 = no trust and confidence, 9 = full trust and confidence

On a scale of 0 to 10 where 0 means no confidence and 10 means a very great deal of confidence, what do you think of the following? (Alternative: Now, thinking about [National] political institutions like Parliament, please use the 0 to 10 scale to indicate how much trust you have for each of the following, where 0 means no trust and 10 means a great deal of trust.) Parliament (Alternative: Parliament at [National Parliament Building]. 0 = no confidence, 10 = a great deal of confidence

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. [Country’s] Parliament. 0 = no trust at all, 10 = complete trust

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. [Name of the national parliament]. 0 = no trust at all, 10 = very strong trust

Trust in Lower Parliament

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? The [Country] parliament [use Proper Name for lower house). 0 = tend to not trust, 1 = tend to trust

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? [National Lower Parliament]. 0 = hardly any confidence, 1 = only some confidence, 2 = 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). [Name of Lower Parliament]. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

Now I am going to read you a list of groups and organizations. Please tell me how much confidence you have in each group to do the right thing for [Country]: [Name of Lower Parliament]. 0 = no confidence at all, 1 = not too much confidence, 2 = some confidence, 3 = a lot of confidence

I am going to name some institutions in this country. Using the answers from the card, would you say you have definitely a great deal of confidence, only some confidence, neither confidence nor lack thereof, not much confidence, or definitely no confidence? [National Lower Parliament]. 0 = definitely no confidence, 1 = not much confidence, 2 = neither confidence nor lack thereof, 3 = only some confidence, 4 = definitely a great deal of confidence

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). [Name of Lower Parliament]. 0 = no trust, 6 = complete trust

Trust in Upper Parliament

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? [National Upper Parliament]. 0 = hardly any confidence, 1 = only some confidence, 2 = 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). [Name of National Upper Parliament]. 0 = not at all, 1 = a little bit, 2 = a lot, 3 = a very great deal

I am going to name some institutions in this country. Using the answers from the card, would you say you have definitely a great deal of confidence, only some confidence, neither confidence nor lack thereof, not much confidence, or definitely no confidence? [National Upper Parliament]. 0 = definitely no confidence, 1 = not much confidence, 2 = neither confidence nor lack thereof, 3 = only some confidence, 4 = definitely a great deal of confidence