Year: 2008
Module: Political Attitudes
Variable: NIRELND2

Do you think the long-term policy for Northern Ireland should be for itů

 

%

To remain part of the United Kingdom, with direct rule17
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with devolved government 53
To reunify with the rest of Ireland18
(Independent state)6
Other answer2
Don't know5

 

Go to results for men and women, people of different ages and people of different religions.
Go to technical notes

 

 

Results for men and women

%

  MaleFemale
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with direct rule 17 17
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with devolved government 52 54
To reunify with the rest of Ireland 19 16
(Independent state) 5 6
Other answer 3 2
Don't know 4 6

  

 

Results for people of different ages

%

  18-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465+
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with direct rule 23 17 16 14 13 22
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with devolved government 40 48 54 54 60 54
To reunify with the rest of Ireland 22 15 15 19 20 18
(Independent state) 4 10 6 6 4 2
Other answer 6 2 2 2 2 2
Don't know 5 7 7 5 2 2

 

  

Results for people of different religions

%

  CatholicProtestantNo religion
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with direct rule 7 24 17
To remain part of the United Kingdom, with devolved government 37 65 54
To reunify with the rest of Ireland 39 4 11
(Independent state) 8 3 7
Other answer 3 1 4
Don't know 7 2 7

 

| NILT Homepage | Module Listing | Variable Index |

Disclaimer:© ARK 2003 Last Updated on Thursday, 04-Jun-2009 15:18