[fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?

Variable Description

Name
Q5
Label
[fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
Question Text

Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?

Recode

*Reorganize missing data. RECODE q5 (7=98)(8=99)(9=100).

Dataset
Value Label Frequency
1 Who people vote for won't make any difference 32
 
2 2 69
 
3 3 254
 
4 4 409
 
5 Who people vote for can make a big difference 522
 
7 Refused to say (SPONTANEOUS) 0
 
8 Can't say (SPONTANEOUS)) 12
 
9 Missing 0
 
Valid Min Max
1298 1 8

Representation

Source Questions

Source Questions

Q5

80 questions before...

Some people say that it doesn't make any difference who is in power. Others say that it makes a big difference who is in power. How much difference would you say it makes?

1
It doesn't make any difference who is in power
2
2
3
3
4
4
5
It makes a big difference who is in power
7
Refused to say (SPONTANEOUS)
8
Can't say (SPONTANEOUS)
9
Missing

Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?

1
Who people vote for won't make any difference
2
2
3
3
4
4
5
Who people vote for can make a big difference
7
Refused to say (SPONTANEOUS)
8
Can't say (SPONTANEOUS))
9
Missing

Thinking about the general performance of the Government, first under Matti Vanhanen and then under Mari Kiviniemi, how good or bad a job has it done over the past four years?

1
Very good job
2
Good job
3
Bad job
4
Very bad job
7
Refused to say (SPONTANEOUS)
8
Can't say (SPONTANEOUS)
9
Missing
410 questions after...
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Lineage

  • FSD2653 - Q5
    [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
    • FSD2653 - Q5
      Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?

Concordance

Dataset Variable Valid Invalid Min First Quartile Median Third Quartile Max Mean StdDev
FSD1260 Q31 1270 1 6
  • FSD1260 - Q31
    [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
FSD2269 Q5 1422 1 8
  • FSD2269 - Q5
    [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
FSD2653 Q5 1298 1 8
  • FSD2653 - Q5
    [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
FSD3067 Q8 1587 1 7
  • FSD3067 - Q8
    [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. Using the scale presented, what would you say?
FSD1260
FSD2269
FSD2653
FSD3067
Who people vote for won't make any difference
2
3
4
Who people vote for can make a big difference
Refused to say (SPONTANEOUS)
Can't say (SPONTANEOUS))
Missing
Don't want to say (spontaneous)
Can't say (spontaneous)
Can't say
  • [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
    • [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
      • FSD1260 - Q31
        [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
    • [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
      • FSD2269 - Q5
        [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
      • FSD2653 - Q5
        [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it will not make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
    • [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. What would you say?
      • FSD3067 - Q8
        [fnes24] Some people say that no matter who people vote for, it won't make any difference to what happens. Others say that who people vote for can make a big difference to what happens. Using the scale presented, what would you say?