V4296: 114A21 :CRIME 2 USE MARJ

Item Number:  10880

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"
1 LEGAL:(1) 92137.4%
2 MINOR:(2) 64326.1%
3 CRIME:(3) 49420.1%
4 DK:(4) 30312.3%
Missing Data
-9 MISSING:(-9) 1024.1%
Total 2,463 100%

Based upon 2,361 valid cases out of 2,463 total cases.

Summary Statistics

  • mean: 2.08
  • median: 2.00
  • mode: 1.00
  • minimum: 1
  • maximum: 4
  • standard deviation: 1.05

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

Variable Type: numeric

(Range of) Missing Values: -9


Source: This variable was taken from: Monitoring the Future: A Continuing Study of American Youth (12th-Grade Survey), 2011.

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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.