V4296: 034A21 :CRIME 2 USE MARJ

Item Number: 10880 In particular, there has been a great deal of public debate about whether marijuana use should be legal. Which of the following policies would you favor? 1="Using marijuana should be entirely legal" 2="It should be a minor violation--like a parking ticket--but not a crime" 3="It should be a crime" 4="Don't know"

1 LEGAL:(1) 71028.1%
2 TICKET:(2) 65626.0%
3 CRIME:(3) 71128.2%
4 DK:(4) 37514.9%
Missing Data
-9 MISSING 712.8%
Total 2,523 100%

Based upon 2,452 valid cases out of 2,523 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.31
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 3.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 4
  • standard deviation: 1.05

Location: 203-204 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9


Source: This variable was taken from: Monitoring the Future: A Continuing Study of American Youth (12th-Grade Survey), 2003.

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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.