Public perception: morality of blaming a religion for the actions of the few UK 2016

This graph shows that 78 percent of the sample group agree that blaming the entire religion of Islam for the actions of several extremists is wrong. However, eight percent disagree and believe it to be appropriate.

Distribution of opinions on the morality of blaming an entire religion for the actions of a few extremists in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2016

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Source

Release date

February 2016

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

February 1 to February 8, 2016

Number of respondents

4,015 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* NET total of "strongly agree" and "somewhat agree"
**NET total of "strongly disagree" and "somewhat disagree"

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "To what extent do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding the integration of Muslim communities into wider British society? It is wrong to blame an entire religion for the actions of a few extremists."

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