Variable Description

Name
us1_a_indresp.a_sctrust
Label
trustworthiness of others
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-9 missing 8,056
0.00%
-8 inapplicable 0
0.00%
-7 proxy 3,262
0.00%
-2 refusal 0
0.00%
-1 don't know 0
0.00%
1 most people can be trusted 13,584
34.24%
0.00%
2 can't be too careful 16,417
41.38%
0.00%
3 depends 9,675
24.39%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
39676 11318 1 3 1.9

Representation

Type
Code List
Selection Style
SelectOne
Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

25

35 questions before...
Please tick the box that indicates how strongly you agree or disagree with each statement.
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1 - Strongly agree

2 - Agree

3 - Neither agree nor disagree

4 - Disagree

5 - Strongly disagree

I feel like I belong to this neighbourhood.
The friendships and associations I have with other people in my neighbourhood mean a lot to me.
If I needed advice about something I could go to someone in my neighbourhood.
I borrow things and exchange favours with my neighbours.
I would be willing to work together with others on something to improve my neighbourhood.
I plan to remain a resident of this neighbourhood for a number of years.
I like to think of myself as similar to the people who live in this neighbourhood.
I regularly stop and talk with people in my neighbourhood.

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

1
Most people can be trusted
2
Can't be too careful
3
Depends
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Lineage

  • Wave 1 Data from the individual interview Dataset - us1_a_indresp.a_sctrust
    trustworthiness of others
    • Generally speaking would you say that most people can be trusted, or that you can't be too careful in dealing with people?