National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

S4AQ32C: Keep criminals in prison/jail and off the streets.

32. To what extent do you agree or disagree with the following statements about crime reduction?
The best way to reduce crime is

c. Keep criminals in prison/jail and off the streets.
1 Strongly Disagree 354.7%
2 Disagree 15120.2%
3 Neither agree nor disagree 20527.4%
4 Agree 22830.5%
5 Strongly Agree 8811.8%
Missing Data
-3 Missing 405.4%
Total 747 100%

Based upon 707 valid cases out of 747 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 3.26
  • median: 3.00
  • mode: 4.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 5
  • standard deviation: 1.08

Location: 1867-1877 (width: 11; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -4 , -3


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.