Can people be trusted
Variable: trust
Module:
Core
Subject:
People
,
Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

A. Generally speaking, would you say that most people can be trusted or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people?

Year Availability
Available in 27 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Can trust
2 Cannot trust
3 Depends
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1975 1976 1978 1980 1983 1984 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
738 690 584 664 596 665 296 700 551 697 385 422 342 390 377 681 650 883 662 310 314 814 450 458 431 519 623
803 765 830 775 866 741 469 724 876 1045 562 569 517 573 630 1229 1166 1326 1093 528 507 1521 859 839 847 1076 1244
56 44 64 56 66 55 35 37 39 66 43 39 39 50 45 85 99 137 124 72 54 174 56 75 53 88 79
15 3 7 2 4 5 2 4 4 2 5 3 0 2 4 7 6 7 9 2 1 0 0 3 7 3 5
1 2 5 2 0 2 2 8 0 9 2 2 1 2 1 9 4 5 8 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 5
0 0 0 0 0 0 795 0 0 0 484 502 473 500 549 981 979 474 921 1853 1936 2000 658 667 636 851 911
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 41122
Missing cases 21344