Q53: Q53. WOULD USE FIREARM IN HOME BURGLARY

Do you think that you would try to use your firearm if a burglar broke into your house or apartment in the night?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Yes, would try 42228.0%
2 No, would not try 19212.8%
Missing Data
0 NA/Refused 10.1%
9 DK/No opinion 221.5%
. - 86857.7%
Total 1,505 100%

Based upon 614 valid cases out of 1,505 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.31
  • median: 1.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 2
  • standard deviation: 0.46

Location: 109-109 (width: 1; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: 0 , 9 , .

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News/Washington Post Poll, January 1985 .

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