Q6: Q.6 What do you think is the best way to reduce gun violence in this country:
[ROTATE ORDER OF ITEMS IN PARENTHESES] What do you think is the best way to reduce gun violence in this country: (by passing stricter gun control laws), or (by stricter enforcement of existing laws)?
|1||Passing stricter gun control laws||234||29.7%|
|2||Stricter enforcement of existing laws||410||52.0%|
Based upon 774 valid cases out of 788 total cases.
- mean: 1.94
- median: 2.00
- mode: 2.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 4
- standard deviation: 0.84
Location: 148-149 (width: 2; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Missing Values: -9 , -7 , -6 , -5 , -4 , -1 , 8
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.