National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

S4AQ32H: Keep criminals in prison/jail where they can't bother law abiding citizens.

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

h. Keep criminals in prison/jail where they can not bother law abiding citizens.
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
1 Strongly Disagree 435.8%
2 Disagree 19526.1%
3 Neither agree nor disagree 26134.9%
4 Agree 14919.9%
5 Strongly Agree 618.2%
Missing Data
-3 Missing 385.1%
Total 747 100%

Based upon 709 valid cases out of 747 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.99
  • median: 3.00
  • mode: 3.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 5
  • standard deviation: 1.04

Location: 1922-1932 (width: 11; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

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

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.