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General Social Survey, 1994 - Analysis

COURTS

In general, do you think the courts in this area deal too harshly or not harshly enough with criminals?
 FrequencyPercentCumulative PercentZ-Score
1) Too harsh782.6%2.6%-0.99
2) Not harshly enough253484.7%87.3%-0.26
3) About right2267.6%94.9%0.46
8) Don't know1354.5%99.4%4.08
9) No answer190.6%100.0%4.81





Age (I-AGE)

 18-30 years old31-44 years old45-59 years old60-74 years old75 years and olderMissingTotal
Too harsh4.2%
25
2.1%
21
2.9%
21
1.6%
7
1.7%
4
02.6%
78
Not harshly enough79.0%
466
87.6%
882
84.4%
604
85.6%
374
85.6%
202
684.7%
2528
About right9.8%
58
6.5%
65
8.1%
58
7.8%
34
4.7%
11
07.6%
226
Don't know6.4%
38
3.5%
35
4.1%
29
4.3%
19
5.9%
14
04.5%
135
No answer0.5%
3
0.4%
4
0.6%
4
0.7%
3
2.1%
5
00.6%
19
Missing0000060
Total 100%
590
100%
1007
100%
716
100%
437
100%
236
   
2986

Education (I-EDUC)

 Did not complete high schoolFinished high schoolFour or less years of collegeFive or more years of collegeMissingTotal
Too harsh4.3%
22
2.6%
42
1.5%
10
1.9%
4
02.6%
78
Not harshly enough84.6%
429
86.3%
1369
84.8%
571
74.1%
160
584.8%
2529
About right5.9%
30
6.3%
100
8.6%
58
16.7%
36
27.5%
224
Don't know4.3%
22
4.2%
66
4.8%
32
6.0%
13
24.5%
133
No answer0.8%
4
0.6%
9
0.3%
2
1.4%
3
10.6%
18
Missing0000100
Total 100%
507
100%
1586
100%
673
100%
216
   
2982

Gender (I-GENDER)

 MaleFemaleMissingTotal
Too harsh3.0%
39
2.3%
39
02.6%
78
Not harshly enough82.5%
1064
86.4%
1470
084.7%
2534
About right9.0%
116
6.5%
110
07.6%
226
Don't know4.7%
60
4.4%
75
04.5%
135
No answer0.9%
11
0.5%
8
00.6%
19
Missing0000
Total 100%
1290
100%
1702
   
2992

Political party (I-PARTYID)

 DemocratIndependentRepublicanOther party memberMissingTotal
Too harsh3.3%
35
3.0%
30
1.5%
13
0.0%
0
02.7%
78
Not harshly enough84.6%
903
83.4%
827
87.9%
738
72.7%
32
3484.9%
2500
About right7.5%
80
8.1%
80
6.9%
58
9.1%
4
47.5%
222
Don't know3.9%
42
4.9%
49
3.6%
30
15.9%
7
74.3%
128
No answer0.7%
7
0.6%
6
0.1%
1
2.3%
1
40.5%
15
Missing0000490
Total 100%
1067
100%
992
100%
840
100%
44
   
2943

Race (I-RACE)

 WhiteBlackOtherMissingTotal
Too harsh2.1%
52
5.9%
23
2.5%
3
02.6%
78
Not harshly enough85.4%
2121
79.9%
310
85.1%
103
084.7%
2534
About right7.5%
187
8.0%
31
6.6%
8
07.6%
226
Don't know4.4%
110
4.9%
19
5.0%
6
04.5%
135
No answer0.5%
13
1.3%
5
0.8%
1
00.6%
19
Missing00000
Total 100%
2483
100%
388
100%
121
   
2992

Religion (I-RELIGION)

 ProtestantCatholicJewishNoneOtherMissingTotal
Too harsh2.2%
39
3.4%
26
1.7%
1
2.9%
8
3.5%
4
02.6%
78
Not harshly enough86.7%
1538
85.0%
645
76.3%
45
75.5%
207
80.0%
92
784.8%
2527
About right6.9%
123
7.2%
55
10.2%
6
11.7%
32
7.8%
9
17.5%
225
Don't know3.8%
68
4.0%
30
8.5%
5
8.8%
24
6.1%
7
14.5%
134
No answer0.3%
6
0.4%
3
3.4%
2
1.1%
3
2.6%
3
20.6%
17
Missing00000110
Total 100%
1774
100%
759
100%
59
100%
274
100%
115
   
2981

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