Freitag, 24. November 2017

Cultural Diversity - Questionnaire

The contrast between cultural diversity and globalisation in everyday life.

Number of students England
36
Finland
18
Germany
61
Norway
65
Spain
24

1. Which other European language apart from English do you think is essential for communication in Europe?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) French 12 9 17 13 15
b) Spanish 10 0 20 27 10
c) German 2 17 19 28 6
d) Russian 0 0 1 1 0
e) none 11 0 2 6 1

2. When you meet people from another country, do you find more interesting...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) the things you have in common? 8 6 21 16 9
b) the things that are different? 28 14 40 49 16

3. Do you have more in common with...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) people from Europe? 17 15 43 49 18
b) people from the US? 13 3 10 10 1
c) people from another part of the world? 5 4 7 5 5

4. When you travel to other countries, would you rather...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) taste food that’s new for you? 23 18 42 51 20
b) eat what you know? 8 3 18 14 4

5. What is most important to you when on holiday?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) Weather 17 5 17 26 1
b) Culture 6 8 4 6 6
c) Activities 11 5 16 16 10
d) Nightlife 7 5 11 10 4
e) meeting people 2 6 19 18 17

6. What would be the right time to leave home?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) at the age of 18 years 4 5 4 21 2
b) when you complete education / training 18 8 18 28 11
c) to live together with a partner 4 3 8 6 2
d) when you find a good job 9 6 29 4 10
e) when you buy a home 3 0 2 6 1

7. When you leave home would you prefer to...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) rent your own apartment? 5 9 21 18 10
b) rent a shared apartment? 17 11 23 26 5
c) buy your own place? 12 0 17 21 9

8. Would you consider to live and work in another country?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) yes 27 16 48 46 21
b) no 7 3 12 19 3
If yes, where?
  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) Europe 15 15 21 24 20
b) USA 7 7 13 15 2
c) others 8 6 14 7 0

9. Which kind of film do you prefer to watch?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) action 7 6 16 24 5
b) teenage comedy 13 6 13 15 6
c) horror 6 7 21 23 10
d) crime 5 4 7 5 4
e) animation movies 1 8 3 2 3
f) romance 10 7 13 4 3
g) fantasy/science fiction 0 2 4 3 9
h) others 4 4 20 5 2

10. Do you listen to music from...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) international stars? 24 17 56 58 19
b) performers from your own countries? 11 10 4 7 8

11. The last CD you bought or downloaded, was it...

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) in English? 34 13 46 58 17
b) in another language? 0 8 10 7 7

12. How many hours do you watch TV on a school day?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) less than 1 hour 4 4 16 15 10
b) 1-2 hours 15 13 28 29 10
c) 2-3 hours 11 4 13 14 4
d) more than 3 hours 4 0 3 7 0

13. What do you think about foreign sportsmen/-women in sporting teams of your country?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) Does it add glamour? 2 1 8 4 0
b) Does it improve standards? 16 0 6 14 3
c) Does it reduce the chances of local talents? 8 5 5 7 6
d) I don’t care 12 16 41 37 14

14. Which of the following issues is the most important for you?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) good relationships with others 21 14 40 44 20
b) money / career 10 4 15 7 2
c) leisure/entertainment 3 2 2 4 0
d) education 3 3 3 14 9

15. What worries you about the future?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) damage to the environment 5 13 12 11 9
b) unemployment 11 3 28 15 3
c) war 15 8 33 24 16
d) disease (e.g. AIDS...) 6 6 24 17 4
e) loss of tradition 7 2 4 4 2

16. In which country will you be in ten years’ time?

  England Finland Germany Norway Spain
a) in your own country 24 15 27 45 17
b) in another European country 4 2 10 12 5
c) somewhere else 8 3 21 8 4