Eurobarometer Data Service

Trust in People from other Countries

Eurobarometer 6, 14, 17, 25

I would like to ask you about how much you would trust (people from your own country as well as) people from different countries.

  1. very trustworthy 
  2. fairly trustworthy 
  3. not very trustworthy 
  4. not at all trustworthy

ECS70 and Eurobarometer 33, 35.0, 39.0, 41.1, 44.0, 46.0

I would like to ask you (a question) about how much trust you have in people from various countries.

  1. Lot of trust 
  2. Some trust 
  3. Not very much trust 
  4. No trust at all

Answer categories Eurobarometer 44.0 and 47.0

  1. Tend to trust them 
  2. Tend not to trust them
ZA Study Number Eurobarometer Fieldwork Month Fieldwork Year Question Number Variable Name 
0626ECS70 2-3 1970 Q.27 (2) V57-V74
09906 11 1976 Q.125 (3) V24-V36
103914 10-11 1980 Q.138 (4) V28-V44
120817 3-4 1982 Q.166 (5) V107-V110
154325 3-4 1986 Q.211 (6) V231-V248
175333 3-4 1990 Q.46 (7) V118-V142
2493CEEB1-1990Q.241 (1)V302-V331
203135.0 3 1991 Q.7 (8) V24/V25
234639.0 3-4 1993 Q.10 (9) V73-V87
249141.1 6-7 1994 Q.2 (9) V32-V46
268944.0 10-11 1995 Q.36 (10) V298-V317
289846.0 10-11 1996 Q.14 (11) V81-V105
293547.0 1-2 1997 Q.11 (10) V64 to V83

(1) Asked in CSFR and Poland only!   

(2) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, Chinese, British, Swiss

(3) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, Chinese, British, Swiss, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish

(4) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, Chinese, British, Swiss, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Japanese

(5) Americans, Russians, Chinese, Japanese

(6) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, Chinese, British, Swiss, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Japanese, Turks

(7) Americans, Russians, Italians, West/East Germans, French, Chinese, British, Swiss, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Japanese, Turks, Poles, Hungarians, Rumanians, Czechoslovaks, Bulgarians, Yugoslavs

(8) Americans, Russians

(9) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, British, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Japanese

(10) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, British, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Poles, Hungarians, Czechs, Austrians, Finns, Swedish

(11) Americans, Russians, Italians, Germans, French, British, Irish, Belgians, Luxembourgers, Dutch, Danish, Spanish, Greeks, Portuguese, Poles, Hungarians, Czechs, Austrians, Finns, Swedish, Swiss, Norwegians, Slovaks, Turks, Japanese


© GESIS Meinhard Moschner 29.08.2008