Q8: MEDIA HAD INFLUENCE ON VERDICT OR NOT
Do you think the way the news media covered the Simpson trial had an influence on the verdict and the case or not? (IF YES:) Is that a major influence or a minor influence?
|1||YES, MAJOR INFLUENCE||150||24.3%|
|2||YES, MINOR INFLUENCE||68||11.0%|
|3||NO, NOT AN INFLUENCE||379||61.3%|
Based upon 618 valid cases out of 618 total cases.
- mean: 2.58
- median: 3.00
- mode: 3.00
- minimum: 1
- maximum: 9
- standard deviation: 1.35
Location: 31-31 (width: 1; decimal: 0)
Variable Type: numeric
Source: This variable was taken from: ABC News O.J. Simpson Viewpoint Poll, October 1995.
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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.