Attitudes toward religious pluralism

Full indicator name: quality of the relationship between different population groups: attitudes towards religious pluralism


This indicator is based on the following questions taken from the written questionnaire for the language, religion and culture survey: “To what extent do you agree with the following statements?

  • All religious or spiritual communities should have the right to practise their own funeral rites.
  • All children should receive general education about the main world religions.”

It shows the percentages of the permanent resident population aged 15 or over who agree or disagree with statements above.

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