Frequencies: Section E



E1: have you signed a petitionE1: have you signed a petition, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 1204 42.5 43.5 43.5
Have done, more than five years ago 380 13.4 13.7 57.2
Have not done, might consider 781 27.6 28.2 85.4
Have not done, would never 268 9.4 9.7 95.0
Don't know 137 4.8 5.0 100.0
Total 2771 97.7 100.0  
Missing System 64 2.3    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you made a select committee submissionE1: have you made a select committee submission, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 70 2.5 2.6 2.6
Have done, more than five years ago 60 2.1 2.2 4.8
Have not done, might consider 1162 41.0 43.1 47.9
Have not done, would never 1094 38.6 40.5 88.4
Don't know 313 11.0 11.6 100.0
Total 2700 95.2 100.0  
Missing System 135 4.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you made a royal committee submissionE1: have you made a royal committee submission, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 13 .5 .5 .5
Have done, more than five years ago 24 .9 .9 1.4
Have not done, might consider 1107 39.1 41.2 42.6
Have not done, would never 1236 43.6 46.0 88.6
Don't know 305 10.8 11.4 100.0
Total 2686 94.8 100.0  
Missing System 149 5.2    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you taken part in consultation with governmentE1: have you taken part in consultation with government, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 176 6.2 6.5 6.5
Have done, more than five years ago 113 4.0 4.2 10.6
Have not done, might consider 1172 41.4 43.2 53.9
Have not done, would never 995 35.1 36.7 90.6
Don't know 256 9.0 9.4 100.0
Total 2711 95.6 100.0  
Missing System 123 4.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you written to a newspaperE1: have you written to a newspaper, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 151 5.3 5.6 5.6
Have done, more than five years ago 122 4.3 4.5 10.1
Have not done, might consider 1214 42.8 44.7 54.8
Have not done, would never 1052 37.1 38.7 93.5
Don't know 177 6.2 6.5 100.0
Total 2716 95.8 100.0  
Missing System 119 4.2    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you gone on a protest, march, demonstration, or hikoiE1: have you gone on a protest, march, demonstration, or hikoi, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 193 6.8 7.1 7.1
Have done, more than five years ago 267 9.4 9.8 16.9
Have not done, might consider 909 32.1 33.4 50.2
Have not done, would never 1175 41.5 43.2 93.4
Don't know 180 6.3 6.6 100.0
Total 2724 96.1 100.0  
Missing System 111 3.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you phoned a talkback radio showE1: have you phoned a talkback radio show, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 95 3.4 3.5 3.5
Have done, more than five years ago 68 2.4 2.5 6.0
Have not done, might consider 810 28.6 30.1 36.1
Have not done, would never 1536 54.2 57.0 93.1
Don't know 187 6.6 6.9 100.0
Total 2696 95.1 100.0  
Missing System 139 4.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you not bought a product for political or ethical reasonsE1: have you not bought a product for political or ethical reasons, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 674 23.8 24.8 24.8
Have done, more than five years ago 112 3.9 4.1 28.9
Have not done, might consider 808 28.5 29.7 58.7
Have not done, would never 879 31.0 32.4 91.0
Don't know 243 8.6 9.0 100.0
Total 2716 95.8 100.0  
Missing System 118 4.2    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you bought a product for political or ethical reasonsE1: have you bought a product for political or ethical reasons, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 620 21.9 22.9 22.9
Have done, more than five years ago 127 4.5 4.7 27.6
Have not done, might consider 802 28.3 29.6 57.2
Have not done, would never 906 32.0 33.5 90.7
Don't know 251 8.9 9.3 100.0
Total 2706 95.5 100.0  
Missing System 129 4.5    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you used social media sites to promote an issueE1: have you used social media sites to promote an issue, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 384 13.5 14.2 14.2
Have done, more than five years ago 26 .9 1.0 15.1
Have not done, might consider 739 26.1 27.3 42.5
Have not done, would never 1372 48.4 50.7 93.2
Don't know 184 6.5 6.8 100.0
Total 2704 95.4 100.0  
Missing System 130 4.6    
Total 2835 100.0    






E1: have you been in contact with a politician or government officialE1: have you been in contact with a politician or government official, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Have done, within the last five years 454 16.0 16.7 16.7
Have done, more than five years ago 194 6.9 7.1 23.8
Have not done, might consider 1054 37.2 38.7 62.5
Have not done, would never 842 29.7 30.9 93.4
Don't know 180 6.3 6.6 100.0
Total 2724 96.1 100.0  
Missing System 110 3.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E2: after 2014 election thoughts about number of political partiesE2: after 2014 election thoughts about number of political parties, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Too many parties 1260 44.4 45.3 45.3
About the right number 986 34.8 35.4 80.7
Not enough parties 80 2.8 2.9 83.6
Don't know 458 16.1 16.4 100.0
Total 2784 98.2 100.0  
Missing System 51 1.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E3a: one party or more better for providing stabilityE3a: one party or more better for providing stability, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid One party best 1089 38.4 39.1 39.1
More than one party best 1091 38.5 39.2 78.4
Both about the same 373 13.2 13.4 91.8
Don't know 229 8.1 8.2 100.0
Total 2782 98.1 100.0  
Missing System 53 1.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E3b: one party or more better for making tough decisionsE3b: one party or more better for making tough decisions, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid One party best 964 34.0 34.9 34.9
More than one party best 1259 44.4 45.5 80.4
Both about the same 311 11.0 11.3 91.6
Don't know 231 8.2 8.4 100.0
Total 2765 97.5 100.0  
Missing System 70 2.5    
Total 2835 100.0    






E3c: one party or more better for keeping promisesE3c: one party or more better for keeping promises, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid One party best 713 25.1 25.8 25.8
More than one party best 1343 47.4 48.5 74.3
Both about the same 453 16.0 16.4 90.6
Don't know 259 9.1 9.4 100.0
Total 2768 97.6 100.0  
Missing System 67 2.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E3d: one party or more better for doing what people wantE3d: one party or more better for doing what people want, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid One party best 426 15.0 15.4 15.4
More than one party best 1560 55.0 56.4 71.7
Both about the same 500 17.6 18.1 89.8
Don't know 282 10.0 10.2 100.0
Total 2768 97.7 100.0  
Missing System 67 2.3    
Total 2835 100.0    






E4: should voting in general elections be compulsoryE4: should voting in general elections be compulsory, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 8 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Voting in general elections should be compulsory 1223 43.1 43.6 43.6
People should only vote if they want to 1479 52.2 52.8 96.4
Don't know 100 3.5 3.6 100.0
Total 2801 98.8 100.0  
Missing System 33 1.2    
Total 2835 100.0    






E5: should voting age be lowered to 16E5: should voting age be lowered to 16, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 8 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid People should first become eligible to vote at age 16 191 6.7 6.8 6.8
The age at which people first become eligible to vote should remain at 18 2504 88.3 89.6 96.5
Don't know 99 3.5 3.5 100.0
Total 2795 98.6 100.0  
Missing System 40 1.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E6: future of Maori seatsE6: future of Maori seats, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Abolish the M?ori seats 1097 38.7 39.2 39.2
Keep the seven we have now 1116 39.4 39.9 79.1
Have more M?ori seats 215 7.6 7.7 86.8
Don't know 368 13.0 13.2 100.0
Total 2796 98.6 100.0  
Missing System 39 1.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E7: who was minister of finance before 2014 general electionE7: who was minister of finance before 2014 general election, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Judith Collins 60 2.1 2.2 2.2
Bill English 2304 81.3 82.8 84.9
Tony Ryall 6 .2 .2 85.2
Nick Smith 13 .4 .5 85.6
Don't know 400 14.1 14.4 100.0
Total 2783 98.2 100.0  
Missing System 52 1.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E8: what was unemployment rate at 6 August 2014E8: what was unemployment rate at 6 August 2014, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 3.6% 148 5.2 5.3 5.3
5.6% 950 33.5 34.4 39.7
7.6% 351 12.4 12.7 52.4
9.6% 89 3.1 3.2 55.6
Don't know 1228 43.3 44.4 100.0
Total 2766 97.6 100.0  
Missing System 69 2.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E9: which party won second largest number of seats at 2011 electionE9: which party won second largest number of seats at 2011 election, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 14 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 0 1 .0 .0 .0
Labour 2279 80.4 81.7 81.8
National 65 2.3 2.3 84.1
Green 40 1.4 1.4 85.6
NZ First 24 .8 .8 86.4
ACT 1 .0 .0 86.4
United Future 3 .1 .1 86.5
M?ori Party 3 .1 .1 86.7
Don't know 372 13.1 13.3 100.0
Total 2788 98.4 100.0  
Missing System 47 1.6    
Total 2835 100.0    






E10: who is current Secretary-General of the UNE10: who is current Secretary-General of the UN, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid 0 1 .0 .0 .0
Kofi Annan 242 8.5 8.7 8.7
Kurt Waldheim 13 .5 .5 9.2
Ban Ki-Moon 1588 56.0 57.0 66.2
Boutros Boutros-Gali 20 .7 .7 67.0
Don't know 920 32.5 33.0 100.0
Total 2785 98.2 100.0  
Missing System 50 1.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E7 Political Knowledge1 Right AnswerE7 Political Knowledge1 Right Answer, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 5 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 531 18.7 18.7 18.7
1.00 2304 81.3 81.3 100.0
Total 2835 100.0 100.0  






E8 Political Knowledge 2 Right AnswerE8 Political Knowledge 2 Right Answer, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 5 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 1885 66.5 66.5 66.5
1.00 950 33.5 33.5 100.0
Total 2835 100.0 100.0  






E9 Political Knowledge 3 Right AnswerE9 Political Knowledge 3 Right Answer, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 5 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 556 19.6 19.6 19.6
1.00 2279 80.4 80.4 100.0
Total 2835 100.0 100.0  






E10 Political Knowledge 4 Right AnswerE10 Political Knowledge 4 Right Answer, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 5 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 1247 44.0 44.0 44.0
1.00 1588 56.0 56.0 100.0
Total 2835 100.0 100.0  






E7-10 Political Knowledge ScaleE7-10 Political Knowledge Scale, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 8 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid .00 270 9.5 9.5 9.5
1.00 323 11.4 11.4 20.9
2.00 618 21.8 21.8 42.7
3.00 932 32.9 32.9 75.6
4.00 691 24.4 24.4 100.0
Total 2835 100.0 100.0  






E11a Recall of Electorate MP NameE11a Recall of Electorate MP Name, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 17 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid No name or dont recall 87 3.1 3.1 3.1
Right Incumbent Old Boundaries 1557 54.9 54.9 58.0
Incumbent MP New Boundaries 45 1.6 1.6 59.6
Name of New MP 9 .3 .3 59.9
Local List MP 30 1.1 1.1 61.0
Nonlocal List MP 7 .2 .2 61.2
Another Electorate MP 62 2.2 2.2 63.4
Ambiguous 22 .8 .8 64.2
Current candidate 8 .3 .3 64.4
Dont know 987 34.8 34.8 99.3
Historic MP 10 .4 .4 99.6
Right Electorate MP after byelection 11 .4 .4 100.0
Total 2834 100.0 100.0  
Missing System 0 .0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E11b Right Party of Electorate MPE11b Right Party of Electorate MP, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Missing 106 3.7 3.7 3.7
Right Name and Party 1561 55.1 55.1 58.8
Wrong Name Right Party for Name 147 5.2 5.2 64.0
Wrong name Right Party for Electorate 187 6.6 6.6 70.6
Just Wrong 46 1.6 1.6 72.2
Don't Know 788 27.8 27.8 100.0
Total 2834 100.0 100.0  
Missing System 1 .0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E12a Right Name of a List MPE12a Right Name of a List MP, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 12 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Missing Value 425 15.0 15.0 15.0
List MP previous Parliament 282 10.0 10.0 25.0
List MP, just elected 16 .6 .6 25.6
Their electorate MP 119 4.2 4.2 29.7
Another electorate MP 34 1.2 1.2 31.0
Incorrect 35 1.2 1.2 32.2
Dont Know 1921 67.8 67.8 100.0
Total 2833 99.9 100.0  
Missing System 2 .1    
Total 2835 100.0    






E12b Right Party of List MPE12b Right Party of List MP, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Missing 444 15.7 15.7 15.7
Right Party for MP 446 15.7 15.7 31.4
Wrong Party for MP 3 .1 .1 31.5
Incorrect Person and Party 35 1.2 1.2 32.7
Party no MP name 33 1.2 1.2 33.9
Dont Know 1873 66.1 66.1 100.0
Total 2834 100.0 100.0  
Missing System 1 .0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E12c Right Party of List MPE12c Right Party of List MP, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 15 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Missing 444 15.7 15.7 15.7
National 199 7.0 7.0 22.7
Labour 158 5.6 5.6 28.3
Green 43 1.5 1.5 29.8
NZ First 39 1.4 1.4 31.1
Act 0 .0 .0 31.2
Other 9 .3 .3 31.5
Incorrect MP Person Party 35 1.2 1.2 32.7
Party but no MP 33 1.2 1.2 33.9
Dont Know 1873 66.1 66.1 100.0
Total 2834 100.0 100.0  
Missing System 1 .0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E13: A party with one seat but only 3 per cent party vote: should it get list seats?E13: A party with one seat but only 3 per cent party vote: should it get list seats?, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 8 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Yes 1180 41.6 43.0 43.0
No 637 22.5 23.3 66.3
Don't know 924 32.6 33.7 100.0
Total 2741 96.7 100.0  
Missing System 93 3.3    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many women MPs should there beE14: how many women MPs should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 679 23.9 24.5 24.5
Same as now 650 22.9 23.5 48.0
Fewer 68 2.4 2.4 50.5
It depends on the candidate 1160 40.9 41.9 92.4
Don't know 211 7.4 7.6 100.0
Total 2767 97.6 100.0  
Missing System 67 2.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many M?ori MPs should there beE14: how many M?ori MPs should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 361 12.7 13.1 13.1
Same as now 724 25.6 26.3 39.4
Fewer 221 7.8 8.0 47.4
It depends on the candidate 1194 42.1 43.3 90.7
Don't know 256 9.0 9.3 100.0
Total 2756 97.2 100.0  
Missing System 79 2.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many Pacific MPs should there beE14: how many Pacific MPs should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 388 13.7 14.2 14.2
Same as now 565 19.9 20.6 34.8
Fewer 237 8.4 8.7 43.5
It depends on the candidate 1253 44.2 45.7 89.2
Don't know 296 10.4 10.8 100.0
Total 2739 96.6 100.0  
Missing System 96 3.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many Asian MPs should there beE14: how many Asian MPs should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 310 10.9 11.3 11.3
Same as now 535 18.9 19.5 30.9
Fewer 321 11.3 11.7 42.6
It depends on the candidate 1276 45.0 46.6 89.2
Don't know 295 10.4 10.8 100.0
Total 2738 96.6 100.0  
Missing System 97 3.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many MPs with business experience should there beE14: how many MPs with business experience should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 747 26.4 27.3 27.3
Same as now 582 20.5 21.3 48.6
Fewer 128 4.5 4.7 53.3
It depends on the candidate 1052 37.1 38.4 91.7
Don't know 226 8.0 8.3 100.0
Total 2735 96.5 100.0  
Missing System 99 3.5    
Total 2835 100.0    






E14: how many ordinary working people MPs should there beE14: how many ordinary working people MPs should there be, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More 786 27.7 28.5 28.5
Same as now 535 18.9 19.4 48.0
Fewer 75 2.7 2.7 50.7
It depends on the candidate 1141 40.3 41.4 92.1
Don't know 217 7.7 7.9 100.0
Total 2755 97.2 100.0  
Missing System 80 2.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15a: most people would take advantage of others given the chanceE15a: most people would take advantage of others given the chance, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 277 9.8 10.0 10.0
Agree 966 34.1 34.7 44.7
Neither 500 17.7 18.0 62.7
Disagree 821 29.0 29.5 92.2
Strongly disagree 98 3.4 3.5 95.7
Don't know 119 4.2 4.3 100.0
Total 2781 98.1 100.0  
Missing System 53 1.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15b: a few strong leaders could make this country better than all the laws and talkE15b: a few strong leaders could make this country better than all the laws and talk, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 390 13.8 14.1 14.1
Agree 1104 38.9 39.8 53.8
Neither 465 16.4 16.8 70.6
Disagree 499 17.6 18.0 88.6
Strongly disagree 119 4.2 4.3 92.9
Don't know 198 7.0 7.1 100.0
Total 2775 97.9 100.0  
Missing System 59 2.1    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15c: what young people need most is strict discipline from their parentsE15c: what young people need most is strict discipline from their parents, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 506 17.8 18.1 18.1
Agree 1097 38.7 39.3 57.4
Neither 512 18.0 18.3 75.8
Disagree 489 17.2 17.5 93.3
Strongly disagree 106 3.7 3.8 97.1
Don't know 81 2.8 2.9 100.0
Total 2789 98.4 100.0  
Missing System 45 1.6    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15d: it is a citizen's duty to voteE15d: it is a citizen's duty to vote, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 814 28.7 29.2 29.2
Agree 1334 47.1 47.9 77.1
Neither 368 13.0 13.2 90.3
Disagree 158 5.6 5.7 96.0
Strongly disagree 36 1.3 1.3 97.3
Don't know 76 2.7 2.7 100.0
Total 2785 98.3 100.0  
Missing System 49 1.7    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15e: most Members of Parliament are out of touch with the rest of the countryE15e: most Members of Parliament are out of touch with the rest of the country, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 318 11.2 11.5 11.5
Agree 890 31.4 32.1 43.5
Neither 651 23.0 23.4 67.0
Disagree 654 23.1 23.6 90.5
Strongly disagree 37 1.3 1.3 91.9
Don't know 225 8.0 8.1 100.0
Total 2775 97.9 100.0  
Missing System 59 2.1    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15f: people like me don't have any say in what government doesE15f: people like me don't have any say in what government does, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 359 12.7 12.9 12.9
Agree 844 29.8 30.4 43.3
Neither 492 17.4 17.7 61.0
Disagree 855 30.2 30.8 91.7
Strongly disagree 121 4.3 4.3 96.1
Don't know 109 3.8 3.9 100.0
Total 2780 98.1 100.0  
Missing System 55 1.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15g: NZ government is largely run by a few big interestsE15g: NZ government is largely run by a few big interests, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 354 12.5 12.8 12.8
Agree 900 31.8 32.5 45.3
Neither 539 19.0 19.5 64.7
Disagree 593 20.9 21.4 86.1
Strongly disagree 98 3.5 3.5 89.7
Don't know 286 10.1 10.3 100.0
Total 2771 97.7 100.0  
Missing System 64 2.3    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15h: my vote really counts in electionsE15h: my vote really counts in elections, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 497 17.5 17.9 17.9
Agree 1424 50.2 51.2 69.1
Neither 449 15.9 16.2 85.3
Disagree 202 7.1 7.3 92.6
Strongly disagree 99 3.5 3.5 96.1
Don't know 108 3.8 3.9 100.0
Total 2780 98.1 100.0  
Missing System 54 1.9    
Total 2835 100.0    






E15i: don't think politicians and public servants care what people like me thinkE15i: don't think politicians and public servants care what people like me think, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Strongly agree 354 12.5 12.7 12.7
Agree 831 29.3 29.8 42.5
Neither 541 19.1 19.4 62.0
Disagree 754 26.6 27.1 89.0
Strongly disagree 121 4.3 4.3 93.4
Don't know 184 6.5 6.6 100.0
Total 2784 98.2 100.0  
Missing System 50 1.8    
Total 2835 100.0    






E16: should there be efforts to increse the number of women MPs and if so howE16: should there be efforts to increse the number of women MPs and if so how, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid No, there is no need to increase the number of women MPs 444 15.7 15.9 15.9
No, nothing needs to be done, it will happen naturally 1074 37.9 38.4 54.3
Yes, by legally requiring all political parties to select more women candidates by means of a 'quota' 106 3.7 3.8 58.1
Yes, the political parties should make their own voluntary commitments to increase the number of women MPs 262 9.2 9.4 67.5
Yes, by encouraging more women to participate in politics 705 24.9 25.3 92.7
Don't know 203 7.2 7.3 100.0
Total 2794 98.6 100.0  
Missing System 41 1.4    
Total 2835 100.0    






E17: how likely that your household's income could be severely reduced in the next 12 monthsE17: how likely that your household's income could be severely reduced in the next 12 months, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Very likely 277 9.8 9.9 9.9
Somewhat likely 648 22.9 23.1 33.0
Somewhat unlikely 998 35.2 35.6 68.5
Very unlikely 515 18.2 18.4 86.9
Don't know 367 13.0 13.1 100.0
Total 2806 99.0 100.0  
Missing System 28 1.0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E18: how does your household's income compare to that of an average person in NZE18: how does your household's income compare to that of an average person in NZ, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 11 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Much lower 310 10.9 11.0 11.0
Somewhat lower 588 20.7 21.0 32.0
About average 1035 36.5 36.9 68.9
Somewhat higher 557 19.7 19.9 88.7
Much higher 167 5.9 6.0 94.7
Don't know 149 5.3 5.3 100.0
Total 2806 99.0 100.0  
Missing System 29 1.0    
Total 2835 100.0    






E19: would you prefer to vote on the internet or at a polling place if you had the choiceE19: would you prefer to vote on the internet or at a polling place if you had the choice, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 8 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Vote on Internet 973 34.3 34.9 34.9
Vote at Polling Place 1631 57.5 58.5 93.4
Don't know 185 6.5 6.6 100.0
Total 2789 98.4 100.0  
Missing System 46 1.6    
Total 2835 100.0    






E20: how confident would you be about the security and privacy of voting onlineE20: how confident would you be about the security and privacy of voting online, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 10 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid Very confident 274 9.7 9.8 9.8
Fairly confident 966 34.1 34.7 44.5
Not very confident 790 27.9 28.4 72.9
Not at all confident 480 16.9 17.2 90.1
Don't know 276 9.7 9.9 100.0
Total 2786 98.3 100.0  
Missing System 49 1.7    
Total 2835 100.0    






E21: if you could have voted online, would it have changed the likelihood of your votingE21: if you could have voted online, would it have changed the likelihood of your voting, table, 1 levels of column headers and 2 levels of row headers, table with 6 columns and 9 rows
  Frequency Percent Valid Percent Cumulative Percent
Valid More likely to vote 387 13.7 13.9 13.9
Made no difference 1920 67.7 69.0 83.0
Less likely to vote 278 9.8 10.0 93.0
Don't know 195 6.9 7.0 100.0
Total 2781 98.1 100.0  
Missing System 54 1.9    
Total 2835 100.0