National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

V4296: 064A21 :CRIME 2 USE MARJ

Item Number:  10880

Question Number(s):     4A21 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"
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 LEGAL:(1) 67427.4%
2 TICKET:(2) 67427.4%
3 CRIME:(3) 70628.7%
4 DK:(4) 32213.1%
Missing Data
-9 MISSING 853.5%
Total 2,461 100%

Based upon 2,376 valid cases out of 2,461 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.28
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 3.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 4
  • standard deviation: 1.02

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

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Monitoring the Future: A Continuing Study of American Youth (12th-Grade Survey), 2006.

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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.