Japan debates on rewriting its pacifist constitution

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Question 1:  Currently, Japan is debating whether the country is going to change their pacifistic constitution. It states that Japan’s military can only be maintained for self-defense. Are you generally in favor of a constitution allowing only self-defense?
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9%
Yes, I think it improves the relationship with other countries
  This answer is at most chosen by: People with very low income
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33%
Yes, I think it is a good role model for other countries
44%
No, I think it weakens the international position of a country
14%
No, I think it decreases a country’s ability to deal with international…
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Question 2:  In the case of Japan: Do you agree with changing the pacifist constitution and allowing a conventional army?
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19%
Yes, I think threats like terrorism and the bombings of North Korea make a…
  This answer is at most chosen by: People with low income
  Click on stars to find out more facts about respondents: AgeReligious views
67%
No, especially in times of international threats it is important to promote…
14%
I’m not sure
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Question 3:  The Japanese population is deeply split about this topic. Do you think that there should be a referendum about whether to change the constitution?
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72%
Yes, the citizens should be able to decide directly about their…
  This answer is at most chosen by: Aged people (51-60 years)
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19%
No, elected politicians should make this decision
9%
I’m not sure
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