|Government malfeasance: this facet reflects a belief that the government commits crimes on its own citizens. Your score was 3.67/5.||Extraterrestrial cover-up: this facet reflects a belief that information about aliens is being concealed from the public. Your score was 1/5.|
|Malevolent global conspiracies: this facet reflects a belief that governments and industry are controlled behind the scenes. Your score was 3.67/5.||Personal well-being: this facet reflects a belief that individuals are currently being harmed by concealed dangers. Your score was 2/5.|
|Control of information: this facet reflects a belief that science is manipulated. Your score was 4.33/5.|
Your overall score for conspiracist beliefs was 2.93/5. The average score of college students is 2.22 (Brotherton, 2013).
The wording of this result is misleading. I don't believe that a small group of scientists are manipulating 'science'. In certain contexts, possibly, such as pharmaceutical companies. Have to agree with @pwowq here about the manipulation of information in general.