Q1: Q.1 Do you favor or oppose stricter gun control laws in this country?

Do you favor or oppose stricter gun control laws in this country? [IF FAVOR:] Is that strongly or somewhat favor? [IF OPPOSE:] Is that strongly or somewhat oppose?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Favor, STRONGLY 35645.2%
2 Favor, SOMEWHAT 13617.3%
3 Oppose, SOMEWHAT 9211.7%
4 Oppose, STRONGLY 17922.7%
Missing Data
-1 System Missing 40.5%
8 DK/No opinion 212.7%
Total 788 100%

Based upon 763 valid cases out of 788 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.12
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 4
  • standard deviation: 1.23

Location: 96-97 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9 , -7 , -6 , -5 , -4 , -1 , 8

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News/The Washington Post Gun Poll, April 2007.

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Disclaimer: The frequencies for this variable may not be weighted. They are purely descriptive and may not be representative of the study population. Please use with caution and consult the study documentation.

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