National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

S3AQ19E: REDUCE-SEVERELY PUNISH OFFENDERS

19. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the
following statements about crime reduction?

e. Deter future offenders by severely punishing criminals
who are caught and convicted
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Strongly Disagree 5512.7%
2 Disagree 15435.6%
3 Neither Disagree nor agree 12328.5%
4 Agree 7818.1%
5 Strongly agree 163.7%
Missing Data
-3 Missing 61.4%
Total 432 100%

Based upon 426 valid cases out of 432 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.64
  • median: 3.00
  • mode: 2.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 5
  • standard deviation: 1.04

Location: 1054-1055 (width: 2; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -5 , -4 , -3 , -2 , -1

Notes

Source: This variable was taken from: Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies (CJ-DATS): National Criminal Justice Treatment Program (NCJTP) Survey in the United States, 2002-2008.

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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.