1. ComRes interviewed 1002 GB adults by telephone between November 22 and November 24, 2013, 1002 GB adults by telephone between August 31 and September 2 2012 and 1007 GB adults from September 20 to September 21 2011. Data was weighted to be demographically representative of all GB adults. ComRes is a member of the British polling council and abides by its rules. Full data tables can be found at www.comres.co.uk. For a copy of the full findings, please contact the Liberty Press Office on 020 7378 3656.
2. The Human Rights Act, which came into force in October 2000, incorporates the European Convention on Human Rights, which itself embodies many of the principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, signed on December 10, 1948, into UK law. Find out more about international human rights.
3. Find out more about Common Values, Liberty’s campaign to protect and promote the Human Rights Act.
4. Find out more about the rights in the Human Rights Act and what they mean – read out What’s Not To Love? guide