Trust in Trade Unions

Survey Items

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? Trade unions. 0 = tend to not trust, 1 = tend to trust

How much confidence do you have in the following? (Alternative: For questions A through O, how well do you trust them?) Labour unions. 0 = not very much, 1 = some, 2 = very much

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 unions (Alternative: Trade unions). 0 = none at all, 1 = not very much, 2 = quite a lot, 3 = a great deal

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]). Trade unions. 0 = no trust, 1 = a little trust, 2 = some trust, 3 = a lot of trust

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

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 think you trust the following totally, to a certain point, a little or not at all? Trade Unions. 0 = not at all, 1 = little, 2 = to a certain point, 3 = totally

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?) Trust trade unions/farmers’ organizations. 0 = I do not trust them at all, 1 = I distrust them somewhat, 2 = I trust them somewhat, 3 = I trust them a lot

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?) Trade Unions. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

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)). Trade unions. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

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)). New trade unions. 0 = no trust, 6 = great trust

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)). Old trade unions. 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). Trade unions. 0 = no trust, 6 = complete trust