National Addiction & HIV Data Archive Program

S4BQ40E: Deter future offenders by severely punishing criminals who are caught and convicted.

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

Deter future offenders by severely punishing criminals who are caught and convicted.
            
ValueLabelUnweighted
Frequency
%
-4 Multiple Response 00.0%
1 Strongly Disagree 6816.2%
2 Disagree 11928.3%
3 Neither agree nor disagree 9622.9%
4 Agree 8219.5%
5 Strongly Agree 348.1%
Missing Data
-3 Missing 204.8%
. - 10.2%
Total 420 100%

Based upon 399 valid cases out of 420 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.74
  • median: 3.00
  • mode: 2.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 5
  • standard deviation: 1.21

Location: 2478-2488 (width: 11; decimal: 0)

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -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.