V22: 8. REASON FOR MEDIA COVERAGE
8. Do you think the news media are covering the Simpson story mainly because it involves important issues, or mainly because it involves a celebrity?
|1||INVOLVES IMPORTANT ISSUES||33||3.1%|
|2||INVOLVES A CELEBRITY||936||89.3%|
Based upon 1,048 valid cases out of 1,048 total cases.
Location: 13-13 (width: 1; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
(Range of) Valid Data Values: 1 thru 9
Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News O.J. Simpson and the Media Poll, July 1994.
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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.