V71: THE NEXT QUESTION IS ABOUT THE FEDERAL ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN. THIS BAN, IN EFFECT SINCE 1994, PROHIBITS THE MANUFACTURE AND SALE OF SPECIFIC MODELS OF MILITARY STYLE FIREARMS. BEFORE TODAY, HAD YOU BEEN AWARE OF THIS BAN?

THE NEXT QUESTION IS ABOUT THE FEDERAL ASSAULT WEAPONS BAN. THIS BAN, IN EFFECT SINCE 1994, PROHIBITS THE MANUFACTURE AND SALE OF SPECIFIC MODELS OF MILITARY STYLE FIREARMS. BEFORE TODAY, HAD YOU BEEN AWARE OF THIS BAN?

ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1.00 YES 1,94570.2%
2.00 NO 79528.7%
3.00 NO OPINION/DK 301.1%
Total 2,770 100%

Based upon 2,770 valid cases out of 2,770 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 1.31
  • median: 1.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 3
  • standard deviation: 0.48

Location: 1379-1387 (width: 9; decimal: 2)

Variable Type: numeric

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: National Firearm Survey, 2004.

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