[fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?

Variable Description

Name
P15
Label
[fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?
Question Text

Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?

Dataset
Value Label Frequency
1 Letting the majority decide 205
 
2 Hard to say 292
 
3 Protecting the needs and rights of minorities 281
 
4 Can't say 0
 
SYSMISS 520
 
Valid Min Max
778 1 3

Representation

Source Questions

Source Questions

P15

422 questions before...

To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements about Finland's international relations? Finland should join NATO

1
Strongly agree
2
Agree
3
Disagree
4
Strongly disagree
5
Can't say
SYSMISS

Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?

1
Letting the majority decide
2
Hard to say
3
Protecting the needs and rights of minorities
4
Can't say
SYSMISS

A thinks people should have more freedom of choice between privately and publicly provided services, or between different public service providers. B thinks there is already enough choice. Do you agree more with A or B?

1
I agree more with A
2
I agree more with B
SYSMISS
68 questions after...
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Lineage

  • FSD2653 - P15
    [fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?
    • FSD2653 - P15
      Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?

Concordance

Dataset Variable Valid Invalid Min First Quartile Median Third Quartile Max Mean StdDev
FSD2653 P15 778 1 3
  • FSD2653 - P15
    [fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?
FSD2653
Letting the majority decide
Hard to say
Protecting the needs and rights of minorities
Can't say
  • [fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?
    • [fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?
      • FSD2653 - P15
        [fnes902] Which is more important in a democratic society: letting the majority decide or protecting the needs and rights of minorities?