Which of the following statements comes closest to your own opinion? Mainland Taiwan Difference
Democracy is always preferable to any other kind of government. 41.15 45.41 -4.26
Under some circumstances, an authoritarian government can be preferable to a democratic one. 12.25 27.02 -14.77
For people like me, it does not matter whether we have a democratic or a non-democratic regime. 21.21 24.29 -3.08
Don't know/cannot answer 25.38 3.28 22.10