Q: Thinking about the balance between privacy and security in Britain, which of the following statements comes closest to your view?
<1> More should be done to protect the privacy of ordinary people, even if this puts some limits on what the security forces can do to combat terrorism
<2> More should be done to help the security forces combat terrorism, even if this means the privacy of ordinary people suffers
<3> The current balance between combatting terrorism and protecting privacy is about right
<4> Don’t Know/None of these
Results (click on dates to see full results)
|Do more to protect privacy||Do more to help sec forces||Balance about right||DK/None|
Methodology: Fieldwork is conducted online. The data have been weighted and results are representative of all British adults aged 18 or over.