Trends across Baltic States

116

Do you and your family earn enough from regular work in the official economy to buy what your household really needs?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

116

 


120

In the past year has your family made savings, or just got by or spent some savings or borrowed money or spent savings and borrowed money?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

120

 


104

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100 is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the socialist economic system before independence?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

104

 


108

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100 is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put our present economic system?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

108

 


112

Here is a scale for ranking how the economy works. The top, plus 100 is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the economic system we will have in five years?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

112

 


4

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the system of government before independence?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

4

 


8

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the our present system of government?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

8

 


12

Here is a scale for ranking how the government works. The top, plus 100, is the best; at the bottom, minus 100, is the worst. Where on this scale would you put the system of government we will have in five years time?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

12

 


16

Would you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to say what they think?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

16

 


20

ould you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to join any organization they want?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

20

 


24

Would you say that our current system is better, much the same or worse than the old Soviet system in allowing people to decide whether or not to participate in politics?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

24

 


28

Do you think conflict between the majority nationality and Russians resident here is a threat to the peace and security of this country?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

28

 


32

Do you think the Russian state is a threat to the peace and security of this country?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

32

 


36

Do you think that hardline nationalist politicians in Russia are a threat to the peace and security of this country?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

36

 


40

Do you think that hardline nationalist politicians in this country are a threat to our peace and security?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

40

 


44

Our present system of government is not the only one the country has had. Some people say that we would be better off if the country was governed differently. Do you think that we should return to Communist rule?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

44

 


48

Our present system of government is not the only one the country has had. Some people say that we would be better off if the country was governed differently. Do you think that the army should govern the country?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

48

 


52

Our present system of government is not the only one the country has had. Some people say that we would be better off if the country was governed differently. Do you think that it would be best to get rid of Parliament and elections and have a strong leader who can quickly decide everything?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

52

 


56

If Parliament were suspended and parties banned, would you approve or disapprove?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

56

 


60

Should people who want to become citizens have to pass an examination in the national language?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

60

 


64

Which of these statements best fits your views of who should be a citizen?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

64

 


68

Which of these statements best fits your views of who should be a citizen?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

68

 


72

Which of these statements best fits your views of who should be a citizen?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

72

 


76

Which of these statements best fits your views of who should be a citizen?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

76

 


80

Which of these statements best fits your views of who should be a citizen?

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

80

 


96

Which of these terms best describes how you usually think of yourself? And do you sometimes think of yourself as a member of any other group? (Baltic identity)

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

96

 


100

Which of these terms best describes how you usually think of yourself? And do you sometimes think of yourself as a member of any other group? (Baltic+Soviet identity)

Estonians, Estonian Russians, Latvians, Latvian Russians, Lithuanians, Lithuanian Russians

100

 


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